The IAU have announced that there will be a 100km World & African Championships after all and will take place in the Durban area in South Africa sometime in October.
The Trail World Championships will again take place in North Wales probably in early July. The date and distance to be announced.
Closer to home, the Anglo-Celtic Plate takes place Easter weekend – 31st of March and includes Open 100km amd 50km ultra-distance road races, which will also incorporate the 2013 UK Athletics and Scottish Athletics 100km Championships and the Scottish Athletics 50km championships.
IAU CALENDAR 2013
31st March 2013 UKA 100Km Championship incorporate Anglo Celtic Plate Home International Team Race Perth, Scotland
27th April 2013 UKA Trail Championship Highland Fling 53 Mile Milngavie to Tyndrun Scotland
27th April 2013 IAU 100Km European Championship Belves,France
11th/12th May 2013 IAU 24 Hour World/European Championship Steenbergen, Holland
16th June 2013 English Ultra Championship Boddington, Nr-Cheltenham Gloucestershire (IAU Trophy Series Race) TBC
6 July:(date and distance to be confirmed): Trail World Champion-ships, North Wales (GBR)
October (date and venue to be confirmed): 100km World & African Championships Durban area (RSA)