About Brighton Backyard Ultra

If you’re reading this, we assume you know what a Backyard Ultra is …

Run 4.167 miles, on the hour, every hour, until 1 remains.

We’ve decided to bring Gary “Lazarus Lake” Cantrell’s famous endurance event to Brighton, East Sussex, United Kingdom!

Keep an eye out for important updates on the Brighton Backyard Ultra website.


About Brighton, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Brighton is a seaside city located on the south coast of England, in the county of East Sussex, United Kingdom.

Brighton is popular city in the United Kingdom, attracting many to visit for vacation, a “seaside London” if you will.

Although Brighton does have a large area of urban space, its rural points are perfect for running and the reason it is home to many running clubs.

Brighton is less than two hours from London by train and has excellent transport links to get around the city.


Are you ready?

As Lazarus Lake says himself, “the easier the course, the harder the race” … and Brighton is not particularly flat!

Can you run 4.167 miles?

How about running that distance within an hour?

Now run that on the hour, every hour, and be the last one standing to win!

backyard ultra uk

backyard ultra united kingdom

backyard ultra by the sea

backyard ultra england

backyard ultra sussex

backyard ultra east sussex