Hundreds compete in Lakesman Triathlon
More than 800 ironmen and women took on one of Cumbria's toughest challenges as they pushed themselves to the limit in this year's Lakesman Triathlon.
Cumbrian Challenge raises more than £1million for ex-servicemen and women
Ambleside has the most walking routes out of all towns and cities in the UK
A comprehensive study of the most popular places to create walking routes has revealed Cumbria is home to two of the top 10 towns and cities.
Athletes do Cumbria proud after completing the Brathay 10in10
Runners pushed themselves to the limit of physical endurance when they set out to conquer 10 marathons in 10 days.
Runners to tackle UK’s ultimate endurance event
Sixteen people take first of 330,000 steps towards completing 10 marathons in as many days as they pledge to raise £91,000 for Brathay Trust.
Love a Challenge? Choose Cumbria
Participants in four major outdoor challenges taking place during May are being urged to conquer their career ambitions in Cumbria too.
Walking With The Wounded aiming for biggest year yet
The Lake District charity challenge returns this May.
Team registration for 2017 Keswick to Barrow walk opens
Registration for teams wanting to take part in the 2017 Keswick to Barrow and Coniston to Barrow walks is now open.
University of Cumbria Road Runner sets his sights on winning the Lakesman 2017
Ben Hale from Wigton is participating in this year’s Lakesman triathlon, representing the University of Cumbria.
Ulverston ninja warrior goes for prime-time glory
A super-fit teacher went for glory as he took part in a prime-time television show.
Fifth Big Chill Swim returning to Low Wood Bay
Low Wood Bay Hotel and Marina is hosting this weekend’s Big Chill Swim which will see 1,000 national and international competitors arrive in Cumbria.
Keswick to Barrow committee to give away record-breaking sum to charities
A landmark year for a fundraiser has proven cause for a double celebration, as organisers prepare to give away a record-breaking amount of money.
Masterplan for £13m Ulverston Leisure Centre
People in Ulverston are being invited to comment on a new masterplan that outlines how leisure facilities in the town could be redeveloped.
Barrow football ace jets out for World Cup with England
Georgia Stanway flies to Jordan on Tuesday, September 20 with the England Women's Under-17s squad to shoot for World Cup glory.
Teams complete charity cycle challenge
Teams from Kimberly-Clark and University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT) cycled 50 miles for the Tour De Furness.
Fundraisers take on Tour De Furness
Cyclists will complete the charity ride to raise funds for their chosen charities on Sunday, September 11.
Go Active launched in Cumbria
A new project is launched today (Monday, August 1) to encourage more people in Cumbria to become more active.
£13m Ulverston sports and leisure hub scheme unveiled
A new £13m sports complex for Ulverston is a step closer to reality after the idea was deemed sustainable by experts.
The Lake District named Britain’s top walking destination
The Lake District in Cumbria is officially the most popular destination for walking in Britain, according to a new survey by Ordnance Survey.
Cumbria’s Tour of Britain stage launched
The world's top cyclists, including Bradley Wiggins, will return to Cumbria to take on a challenging route through The Lakes for the Tour of Britain.
Lakes Triathlon brings competitors to Cumbria
The first Lakesman Triathlon is expected to attract 750 athletes from across the UK and beyond to the heart of The Lake District on Sunday (June 19).