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XNRG October update

Welcome to Autumn. The leaves are falling off the trees, the ground is getting softer, the roots more slippery - perfect trail running conditions for off-road long distance running. Book your Autumn adventure >


Another great turnout for our second Tring Ultra, which raised money for life-saving and life-changing children's operations in Africa through the charity Humanity Direct. A huge thank you to everyone who took part: your entry fee and fundraising efforts will change over 50 young lives. A lovely sunny September day, there were some great performances throughout the field. Check your results >




14 - 15th October
60 miles over 2 days in the New Forest

One of our 'easier' multiday ultras, the Pony Express has everything going for it: spectacular scenery, easy access, and great overnight accommodation.

Late entries available - book now >

The Pony Express is back



10 - 12th November
84 miles over 3 days along the historic Ridgeway

Now in its ninth year, the Druid's is hugely popular with Marathon des Sables competitors and anyone looking to run along the oldest roadway in the UK alike. This year, we're laying on a coach to get you back to the start in Tring after you've finished in Swindon, leaving at 7am. Add this option by logging in to your entry and adding it to your itinerary, or email We can also drop you to nearby hotels listed on the event page at the end of each day if you'd prefer a hotel stay (Note: hotel bookings must be made separately - not through us).

Inspiring evening speakers

This year we have:

Shane Benzies from Runningreborn - a movement analysis coach
Susie Chan - three-time Marathon des Sables finisher, talking about her MdS journey
Rory Coleman - 14-time MdS finisher and the 'godfather' of MdS success

Win a pair of award-winning Runderwear™

Thanks to our sponsors, you could be in with a chance of winning a pair of seamless Runderwear™ - the perfect partner for anyone running the Druid's Challenge. Enter now >

You can also get 10% off your Runderwear™ orders with this discount code: RW-XNRG10Take a look >

Whether you're getting ready for the MdS in 2018, or just want a weekend to remember, book now >

Standard pricing frozen until the 20th October - just £168 for the full package

Conquer the Druid's Challenge



A friend of XNRG, Susie Chan is a three-time Marathon des Sables finisher who has competed in a variety of events across the globe. She gave us her all-important tips to help get you back on your feet after a long distance run. Read Susie's blog >



Brand new for 2017, we've just announced our XNRG ultra running coaching team. Following a special, holistic coaching programme, our coaches can accommodate all abilities and goals. Whatever your ultra running dream, we're there to help you succeed.

Start your journey >

XNRG Coaching



All the best for the new season ahead! We can't wait to welcome you at the next event. In the meantime, if you have any questions you can find us on social media via the links below, or email us on

- Neil and the XNRG Team

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