Welcome to the official website of Britain’s longest, non-stop, point-to-point towpath running races, the Grand Union Canal Race (GUCR 145), Kennet & Avon Canal Race (KACR 145) and the Leeds & Liverpool Canal Race (LLCR 130). The “Canalslam” totalling over 400 miles.

GUCR 2019 | Grand Union Canal 145 Mile Race - 25th May 2019
KACR 2019 | Kennet & Avon Canal 145 Mile Race - 26th July 2019
LLCR 2019 | Leeds & Liverpool Canal 130 Mile Race - 24th August 2019

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Canalslam 2018 Results

Nine runners completed all three Canalrace events to complete the 'Canalslam'. Stu Wilkie takes the 2018 title and Fiona becomes the first ever female finisher. Below shows individual finish times for the GUCR 145, KACR 145 and LLCR 130 as well as the accumulated...

LLCR 2018 Results

After a race-long duel with Alex, Stu stormed in to take his first CanalRace win and the Canalslam top slot. Wendy set her second course record of the season with her win. Fiona became our only Female Slammer. Congratulations to all finishers. 1 Stu Wilkie* 23:08 2...

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