The Adventure Show

The Adventure Show

The Adventure Show has been following some of the most iconic endurance races taking place in the breath-taking scenery of Scotland. Whether you are looking for your next big challenge or simply want to discover the spectacular landscape, the Adventure Show has something for everyone: from trail running, mountain biking, adventure racing to mountain marathons and extreme triathlon.

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The Adventure Show
  • The Adventure Show: Kindrochit Quadrathlon

    The Adventure Show joins 300 competitors from all over the UK for nearly 60 miles of racing in the majestic landscape of Highland Perthshire. There's a chilly swim across Loch Tay, a 15-mile run over 7 Munros, seven miles of kayaking and to finish an epic day there is a 34-mile bike ride. Adventu...

  • The Adventure Show: Strathpuffer 24h Mountain Bike Race

    This time the Adventure Show sees a record 1,000 competitors head north of Inverness in the middle of winter, with 17 hours of darkness, for one of the world's toughest mountain bike races - the Strathpuffer 24. With deep snow, brilliant sunshine and bitterly cold temperatures, this year it has b...

  • The Adventure Show: West Highland Way Race

    The Adventure Show is at one of Scotland's most prestigious events, the gruelling West Highland Way race, which runs from Milngavie, on the outskirts of Glasgow, to Fort William. This 95-mile route takes most walkers a week to complete, but every year over 100 hardy runners turn Scotland's first ...

  • The Adventure Show: OMM Mountain Marathon

    This month Dougie Vipond and the Adventure Show team are back where it all began with the OMM - the Original Mountain Marathon. Nearly half a century ago, this iconic event laid the foundations for the thriving adventure racing scene we know today.
    The 2016 event is as tough as it was back then, ...

  • The Adventure Show: Ben Nevis Braveheart Triathlon

    The Braveheart Triathlon is exactly that. With an open water swim of over a mile, more than 50 miles on the bike and a run up and down Ben Nevis, this is not an event for the fainthearted. In this year's race, Dougie Vipond joins over 100 competitors for a day he'll remember for ever.
    Also in thi...

  • The Adventure Show: Glen Coe Skyline

    The rugged mountains of Lochaber provide a spectacular backdrop to one of the toughest adventure races in the world. The Glen Coe Skyline attracts a top-class international field and the Adventure Show follows competitors as they tackle a course which includes nearly 5,000 metres of ascent over t...

  • The Adventure Show: Grinduro

    The Adventure Show travels to the Isle of Arran for a bike race with a difference - the Grinduro. With four intense timed sections over road, gravel and dirt, the spectacular 83-kilometre course has attracted people from across the world. This is an event designed for all-round bike enthusiasts d...

  • The Adventure Show: Celtman Extreme Triathlon

    The Adventure Show is in Torridon for the Celtman Extreme Scottish Triathlon. And extreme is the word - starting with a 3,000-metre, open-water swim that's followed by 202 kilometres of biking. The finale is a 42-kilometre run through some of the most demanding mountain terrain in Scotland. Added...

  • The Adventure Show: Lairig Ghru Hill Race

    The Adventure Show is in the heart of the Cairngorms for a race that is an inspiration for runners across the UK - the Lairig Ghru. With nearly 3,000 feet of ascent, this marathon-length course is a spectacular run through wild country, rough tracks and forests.
    Plus the inside story on a major s...

  • The Adventure Show: The Heb

    The Adventure Show travels to the Outer Hebrides for a two-day race that takes competitors on a spectacular journey across the wild landscape of this remote island chain. With 200 kilometres of running, biking and kayaking, The Heb is a challenge for both adventure enthusiasts and hardened endura...

  • The Adventure Show: The Dramathon

    The Dramathon is one of the newest events in the racing calendar but is already hugely popular – attracting over 1,000 people. Competitors follow the iconic Speyside Way from Ballindalloch to Dufftown along forest tracks, riverside paths and through the hills. And it is called the Dramathon for a...

  • The Adventure Show: The Kintyre Way Ultra

    The Adventure Show returns to the rugged Kintyre Peninsula to join athletes in one of Scotland's most scenic races - the Kintyre Way Ultra. With no less than 1,300 metres of ascent and over 35 miles of rough terrain, this is a tough challenge for every runner.
    Also on the programme, we'll be meet...