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That’s the thing about challenges. You wait ages and then five turn up at once. Unbreakable, this extreme fundraising event, features five disciplines – cycling, swimming, sailing, kayaking and hiking. There’s only 50 places and the aim is to raise £100,000 for organisers Project Scotland. The activities take place all over Scotland – see the website for further details and to book your slot – if you think you’re hard enough!

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Naomi beats injury to take Strathpuffer crown

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Despite “a lot of mud” and a badly injured foot, Naomi Freireich became the Strathpuffer solo female champion 2016. Read more ›

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St Kilda to Harris swim


We speak to one of the hardy swimmers who became the first team to make this epic crossing. Read more ›

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The Mighty Moray Drambuster

This 24 hour charity endurance race follows the Moray way – 95 miles of mainly off-road track, taking in some great scenery along the way. You must raise a minimum of £150 for the chosen charities – Outfit Moray, Quarriers and MFR Cash for Kids. Entries are restricted to pairs for this first year, and you must be over 16 to take part. See the website for further details.

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For cycling hero Mark Beaumont, Africa awaits

Mark Beaumont training ahead of his Africa Cairo to Cape Town cycling record attempt, at the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome, in Glasgow, Scotland, 19th February 2015.

Having ridden round the world and the length of the Americas, the continent of Africa is the latest challenge for this endurance athlete. He tells Arusa Qureshi what he’s expecting. Read more ›

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New record for Celtman! Extreme Triathlon

Johan crosses the line in a record breaking time. Photograph: Steve Carter

How did Johan Hasselmark take 30 minutes off the record time for what’s claimed to be the world’s most extreme triathlon? Read more ›

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