Mountain Marathon Kit List

Mountain Marathon Kit List

Two days running in the hills, carrying everything you need whilst navigating your own route. Mountain Marathons are some of the worlds toughest races. It may not be fun all the time. But when you're done you're buzzing and can't wait to sign up for the next one. When it comes to packing for a mountain marathon, lightening your load is key. Here's our recommended kit list for Mountain Marathons... Read more

Filter By

Mountain Fuel Ultimate Recovery Fuel

Balance sports nutrition for mid- and post-race muscle recovery
Bundle price From €1,99

Outdoor Provisions Energy Bar

All-natural energy bars in plastic-free, compostable wrappers
Bundle price €2,99

Ultra Fuel

4 flavours of nutritionally balanced meals to give maximum performance
Bundle price €6,99

Hard Bar

Organic, vegan friendly nutrition bars
Bundle price From €2,99

Mountain Fuel Xtreme Energy Fuel

Balanced sports nutrition for sustained energy
Bundle price From €8,99

Veloforte Bar

Natural, nutritious and delicious energy bars; easy-to-digest “real food”
Bundle price From €2,99

Mountain Fuel Sports Jelly

Hydrogel drink for sustained energy release
Bundle price From €9,99

Explore the Full Range of Mountain Marathon Kit



Mountain Marathon Minimum Kit Requirements

Whether it's your very first Mountain Marathon or you're a well seasoned mountain running champion, one thing's for sure; you're not going anywhere if you don't meet the minimum kit requirements as set by the Fell Runners Association.

Don't panic though, we've got everything sorted in a nice neat collection so you don't have to think about it, but just so you know exactly what you need we've outlined the list below...

  1. Rucksack
  2. Insulated sleeping bag
  3. Survival bag
  4. Waterproof jacket (with hood) and over-trousers
  5. Full length trousers/tights/leggings (not cotton)
  6. T-shirt/base layer (not cotton)
  7. Long sleeved midlayer (not cotton)
  8. Hat & gloves
  9. Torch
  10. Compass & whistle
  11. Watch
  12. Waterproof pen/pencil
  13. Tent
  14. Stove & fuel
  15. Food (for 2 days plus emergency rations)
  16. Plasters and bandage

Watch: Mountain Marathon 101

We have been supporting our friends at Saunders Mountain Marathon since 2018. Two days running in the hills, carrying everything you need. Here are a few short films on the how and why...

Mountain Marathon First Timer Stories

Mountain Marathon Rookies #1:

Mountain Marathon Rookies #2


Mountain Marathon Expert Tips

Mountain Marathon How it works

Mountain Marathon Navigation Tips

Mountain Marathon Packing Tips

Mountain Marathon Weight Saving Tips