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Transvulcania Ultra Marathon on C4 this weekend

'Transvulcania' will be shown on Channel 4 this coming Sunday, 16 June, at 7.10am

The Transvulcania Ultra Marathon takes place on La Palma in the Canaries. The 83km ultra marathon run attracts over 1,000 international runners who take on a total of 8,500m of ascent on the island’s spectacular volcanic landscape. Part of the Skyrunner World Series, the event attracts the world’s very best trail and ultra runners.

Watch all the action from this year’s race this weekend. More about the race can be found here: www.transvulcania.com

The next programmes in Channel 4’s triathlon series will be the Blenheim Triathlon on the 23 June followed by the Windsor Triathlon on 30 June.

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220 deputy editor Liz Barrett started work on the magazine in 2007 as staff writer. Since then, she’s reported live from almost every major triathlon across the globe, including the Ironman World Championships, 70.3 Worlds, six ITU Worlds, Challenge Roth, the 2014 and 2022 Commonwealths, the London Olympics and the Rio Paralympics, to name but a few. Name a pro and chances are she’ll have interviewed them, so, unsurprisingly, she’s our go-to pro-athlete expert on the team. When not covering races, you’ll find her whipping words into finely-crafted shape for both the magazine and website.