Canadian Silver Ticket Race


The Outrun Backyard Ultra is a SILVER TICKET race with the winner and qualifying At-Large entrants claiming a spot on the Canadian National Team for Big Dog’s Backyard Ultra World Championship  –  Satellite edition in October 2022.

Only 25 minutes south of Calgary, Alberta and neighbouring the Canadian Rockies, race headquarters is nestled in central historic Okotoks, Alberta.  This 6.71 km course loop runs along a tree lined, asphalt pathway with stunning views of the Sheep River and just 22 meters of gain.  This course is flat and fast enabling runners to push themselves to new personal distances.  Start/Finish will be stationed beside the Lions Park campground and a short walk from downtown Okotoks with hotels, restaurants, family recreation and amenities.

The winner will be given the opportunity to join 14 other runners on the Canadian National Team and compete in the World Championships, Satellite Edition in October 2024.

All Canadian Bronze Ticket Winners, please email outrunracingseries@gmail.com to claim your spot.  Spots must be claimed by July 1, 2024.


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