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Welcome to the LIVE UPDATES feed for OMM 2016. Throughout the weekend we’ll be posting regular updates from the event including images which you are welcome to share.

15:43pm Thursday 3rd: 

Our ecologist assesses the effect the OMM event has on the sensitive location s we use. He produces reports before during and 12 months after each event to identify and monitor any changes as a results of the event. His work ensures we leave no permanent impact on the landscape and are welcomed back by park authorities and land owners. David is currently working on the post event Assessment.

You can read the pre-event Ecological Assessment here….

and his Ecological Note here…

15:43pm Thursday 3rd: 

The event reports are now live and can be viewed here:

Event Directors Report is here…

Race Controllers Comments is here…



12:39pm Wednesday 2nd: 

Check out the competitors videos on the OMM YouTube channel. Well worth a watch!


13:19pm Tuesday 1st: 

The images from the R and R guys are here. Rob and his team were on the course and at the finish getting images of all the competitors. You can purchase your image here: *OMM receives no renumeration from R and R.


16:11pm Monday 31st: 

The list of the OMM 2016 Prize winners are here. Well done to all the winners.

17:11am Sunday 29th: 

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL COMPETITORS!! Another fantastic event. We all had a great weekend, thank you all for making the event such a special weekend. Until the 50th anniversary next year….


16:35am Sunday 29th: 

Overall results are here. Well done to all competitors from all of the OMM team!!!

ALL COMPETITORS ARE BACK SAFE AND ACCOUNTED FOR *Team 349 on the D Class do not appear in the results at time of printing but are now back and safe. 


13:35am Sunday 29th: 

Shane Ohly & Duncan Archer win the Elite Class. Results as of 12:10 are here:


12:20am Sunday 29th: 

Finishers are streaming back in now. Everyone looking like they’ve had a lot of fun in the mud.


7:30am Sunday 29th: 

And they’re off!


7:00am Sunday 29th: 

The first competitors are at the start line, raring to go.



6:30am Sunday 29th: 

Competitors are emerging from their tents, making breakfast and getting ready for the day ahead. A lot of blurry eyes this morning!


21:00pm Saturday 29th: 

Results after courses closed at 20:00.



18:50pm Saturday 29th: 

Great atmosphere at the over night camp. Everyone tucking into their evening meals and retelling their stories from day 1. Results updated shortly.


17:50pm Saturday 29th: 

The final competitors are making their way to the overnight camp. Some tired looking people, all have had an challenging but enjoyable day.


17:05pm Saturday 29th: 

Day 1 results as of 16:20 are here. Competitors are still finishing we will update the results once the courses close at 20:00.

12:31pm Saturday 29th: 

Galloway is proving to be as formidable as it promised to be. Tough going on all the courses with 30ft visibility, bog and endless tussocks. Today will be a mental battle for everyone. The clouds are looking like lifting through the afternoon which make the going slightly easier.


11:45pm Saturday 29th: 

Pea soup…


10:50pm Saturday 29th: 

And they’re off!! The clag is in but it’s relatively warm for an OMM. Definitely a day of challenging navigation.


22:31pm Friday 28th: 

Registration in full flow. Competitors are heading back to their tents and getting ready for tomorrow. Bring it on!!!


20:22pm Friday 28th: 

Claire from Trail Running Magazine interviewing competitors ahead of their race tomorrow. Good luck everyone!!


19:47pm Friday 28th: 

Lots of competitors here and registered. Everyone is loading up ahead of tomorrow.


16:32pm Friday 28th: 

We’re here!!! OMM 2016 is ready and competitors are arriving. The hill team reports the courses are ready for you and the area looks stunning.

See you soon!



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