https://thespinerace.com/ The Montane Spine Race is widely regarded as one of the world’s toughest endurance races. A truly epic challenge that will test your physical resilience and mental fortitude. Racing non-stop along the most iconic trail in the UK, you will experience the full intensity and ferocity of the British Winter. Prepare yourself for the biggest challenge of your life. It is open to anyone with appropriate experience who wishes to test themselves and compete in a truly demanding race. Expect to face extreme weather, deep snow, ice, mud, bogs, ground water, storm force winds and driving rain in a gruelling, non-stop, 7-day race from Edale to Kirk Yetholm. It’s not just the conditions that are against you, your own body and mind could become your worst enemy. Tiredness, fatigue, sleep deprivation and exposure to the extremes of winter weather are all to be expected. To finish you must be prepared and willing to push yourself harder than ever before. This looks like an absolute epic challenge considering the weather at this time of year, and certainly something you'd need to be mentally tough to take on. You can follow it live - here: http://live.thespinerace.com/ Jim Mann currently leading the men's at 181 miles ... with Carol Morgan at 141 for the ladies.