Jul 2024

Ponta Delgada Backyard JIV

Criado por Gary “Lazarus Lake” Cantrell, o organizador das lendárias Maratonas Barkley no Parque Natural Frozen Head do Tennessee, o princípio deste desafio de resistência endurance é muito simples:O... Read More

Race organizer
CDC Juventude Ilha Verde
Race date
Jun 29th, 2024
Calendar month
July
Race start time
10:00
Race location
Ponta Delgada, Azores, Portugal
Race participant capacity
300
Current number of loops record
17
Record holder info
Henrique Nicolau
Race website
Event registration page
Race facebook URL
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Feet of Climb (day loop)
160
Venue Surface (day loop)
160
Race Director Contact Name
Paulo Jorge Costa
Contact Email
cdcjuventudeilhaverde@hotmail.com
Jul 2024

Backyard Ultra TLT

Приглашаем всех любителей бега испытать себя на прочность! В Тольятти пройдет ультра забег на выбывание. Участники стартуют одновременно и должны преодолеть в течение 1 часа круг длиной 6706 метров. Каждый следующий... Read More

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Race organizer
Roman Baryshnikov
Race date
May 18th, 2024
Calendar month
July
Race start time
10:00
Race location
Togliatti, Samara, Russia
Race participant capacity
30
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Feet of Climb (day loop)
70
Venue Surface (day loop)
Trail
Race Director Contact Name
Roman Baryshnikov
Contact Email
byuTLT@yandex.ru
Jul 2024

Old Tom Backyard

Old Tom Backyard, Manitoba’s first and only Backyard Ultra, debuts in 2024 on a farm outside Blumenort, Manitoba! The day loop will feature beautiful oak treed singletrack and open grassy... Read More

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Race date
Jul 6th, 2024
Calendar month
July
Race start time
08:00
Race location
Blumenort, Manitoba, Canada
Race participant capacity
50
Race website
Event registration page
Loop details
There's a day time/night time loop
Venue Surface (day loop)
Singletrack
Venue Surface (night loop)
Gravel road
Race Director Contact Name
Steffan Reimer
Contact Email
oldtombackyard@gmail.com
Jul 2024

the Sweaty Backyard Cox Ultra

What would the running world be without an event in the woods of Concord on the last Saturday of July? What could be better than an event with infinite... Read More

Race organizer
the Stevest, LLC
Race date
Jul 27th, 2024
Calendar month
July
Race start time
08:00
Race location
Concord, North Carolina, United States of America
Race participant capacity
25
Event registration page
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Feet of Climb (day loop)
900
Venue Surface (day loop)
95% single track trail, 5% jeep trail.
Race Director Contact Name
Jonathan Clayton/Donnie Harris
Contact Email
thestevestguys@gmail.com
Jul 2024

Van Gaalen Backyard Ultra

Van Gaalen Backyard Ultra Backyard Ultra Series Van Gaalen Cheese Farm has hosted a number of Backyard events and is a favourite amongst those looking to push their distance. With... Read More

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Race organizer
WannaDo Events
Race date
Jul 20th, 2024
Calendar month
July
Race start time
09:00
Race location
Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Race participant capacity
250
Current number of loops record
32
Record holder info
Ramaketse Lekaka - 2023
Race website
Event registration page
Race facebook URL
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Feet of Climb (day loop)
100
Venue Surface (day loop)
Trail
Race Director Contact Name
Sean Sandiford
Contact Email
info@wannado.co.za
Aug 2024

The Clint Eastwood Last One Standing

Silver:

After watching Ryan Crawford take out the 2022 event over Kevin Muller in a then Australian record of 59 laps (with both now on... Read More

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Category
Silver:
Race organizer
AAA Racing AU
Race date
Aug 16th, 2024
Calendar month
August
Race start time
09:00
Race location
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Race participant capacity
250
Current number of loops record
60
Record holder info
Ryan Crawford & James Blanton
Race website
Event registration page
Race facebook URL
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Feet of Climb (day loop)
226
Venue Surface (day loop)
Compact gravel/dirt
Race Director Contact Name
Alun Davies
Contact Email
adavies@aaaracing.com.au
Aug 2024

Heavy Metal Ultra

Silver:

Backyard Ultra with heavy metal music! One of the oldest races in Europe!Read More

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Category
Silver:
Race organizer
Olle Rõuk
Race date
Aug 10th, 2024
Calendar month
August
Race start time
10:00
Race location
Keila, Harju maakond, Estonia
Current number of loops record
55
Record holder info
Hannes Veide 2021
Race website
Event registration page
Race facebook URL
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Feet of Climb (day loop)
130
Feet of Climb (night loop)
130
Venue Surface (day loop)
Forest trails
Venue Surface (night loop)
Forest trails
Race Director Contact Name
Olle Rõuk
Contact Email
info@heavymetalultra.com
Aug 2024

Infinity Trail Backyard – Pavilly

Silver:

La Backyard de Normandie se déroule en Seine-Maritime, à Pavilly, à côté de Rouen. Elle a été la première imaginée par notre équipe tout simplement parce que c’est l’un... Read More

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Category
Silver:
Race organizer
Frederic Morand
Race date
Aug 2nd, 2024
Calendar month
August
Race start time
12:00
Race location
Pavilly, France
Race participant capacity
130
Current number of loops record
38
Record holder info
Hervé Henin
Race website
Event registration page
Race facebook URL
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Feet of Climb (day loop)
160
Venue Surface (day loop)
100% trail
Race Director Contact Name
Frederic Morand
Contact Email
frederic@trailtheworld.fr
Aug 2024

All Ireland’s Backyard Ultra Championship

Silver:

This is the all Ireland backyard Championship. the course record is 52yards. This is a great course and will see the best backyard runners from all 4 provinces... Read More

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Silver:
Race organizer
Sammy Daye
Race date
Aug 10th, 2024
Calendar month
August
Race start time
12:00
Race location
Enniskillen, Ulster, Ireland
Race participant capacity
120
Current number of loops record
52
Record holder info
Jivee Toronto (Ireland)
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Feet of Climb (day loop)
420
Venue Surface (day loop)
Trail
Race Director Contact Name
Adrian Daye
Contact Email
Sammydaye@live.com
Aug 2024

The Pig On The Hill Backyard Ultra

The Pig On The Hill BACKYARD ULTRA is a form of ultramarathon race where competitors must consecutively run the distance of 6706 meters (4.167 miles) in less than one hour.... Read More

Race organizer
Huw Williams
Race date
Aug 3rd, 2024
Calendar month
August
Race start time
07:00
Race location
Pwllheli , Gwynedd Wales, United Kingdom
Race participant capacity
100
Current number of loops record
27
Record holder info
Paul Jackson
Event registration page
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Feet of Climb (day loop)
774
Venue Surface (day loop)
Trail
Race Director Contact Name
Huw Williams
Contact Email
huw@beautifullybrutal.co.uk
Aug 2024

Bunketorp Backyard Ultra Trail

On August the 10:th 2024 IK Uven will arrange the sixth edition of Bunketorp Backyard Ultra Trail, BBUT. We offer a challenging variant of a Backyard Ultra. The race... Read More

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Race organizer
Torbjörn Grahn
Race date
Aug 10th, 2024
Calendar month
August
Race start time
10:00
Race location
Lindome, Sweden
Race participant capacity
100
Current number of loops record
28
Record holder info
Filip Söderling, 2022
Race website
Event registration page
Race facebook URL
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Feet of Climb (day loop)
450
Venue Surface (day loop)
Soft trails
Race Director Contact Name
Torbjörn Grahn
Contact Email
bbut.ikuven@gmail.com
Aug 2024

Tartarus Backyard Ultra

At 0800 hours on Saturday, we will start a race at the old airstrip in Camp 7 and will use the local trails to complete the daytime loop that... Read More

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Race organizer
Kaniksu Ultra
Race date
Aug 17th, 2024
Calendar month
August
Race start time
08:00
Race location
Spokane, Washington, United States of America
Race participant capacity
150
Current number of loops record
41
Record holder info
Brady Winkles - 2022
Race website
Event registration page
Race facebook URL
Loop details
There's a day time/night time loop
Feet of Climb (day loop)
225
Feet of Climb (night loop)
175
Venue Surface (day loop)
Trail, some old dirt roads, small overland section
Venue Surface (night loop)
Paved Bike Path - No cars
Race Director Contact Name
Ricky Haro
Contact Email
kaniksuultra@gmail.com
Aug 2024

Turkey Ridge Backyard Ultra

The fourth annual Turkey  Ridge Backyard Ultra was South Dakota’s first Backyard event!  It’s the premier race in the region!! The race will be held on a farmstead near... Read More

Race organizer
Ed Thomas
Race date
Aug 3rd, 2024
Calendar month
August
Race start time
07:00
Race location
Marion, South Dakota, United States of America
Current number of loops record
16
Record holder info
Tim Fryer
Race website
Event registration page
Race facebook URL
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Venue Surface (day loop)
gravel, dirt, grass
Race Director Contact Name
Ed Thomas
Contact Email
caeser142@hotmail.com
Aug 2024

Persistence Backyard Ultra

Silver:

Persistence is defined as firm or obstinate continuance in a course of action in spite of difficulty or opposition. Do you have enough persistence to push yourself further than you... Read More

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Category
Silver:
Race organizer
Neil McKay
Race date
Aug 3rd, 2024
Calendar month
August
Race start time
07:00
Race location
London, Ontario, Canada
Race participant capacity
62
Current number of loops record
33
Record holder info
Amanda Nelson 2022
Race website
Event registration page
Race facebook URL
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Feet of Climb (day loop)
150
Venue Surface (day loop)
crushed stone trail/grass/dirt road
Race Director Contact Name
Neil McKay
Contact Email
neilgordonmckay@gmail.com
Aug 2024

Personliga Rekordens Backyard

Silver:

Personliga Rekordens Backyard är en bakgård ultra i en unik slottsmiljö i Växjö,... Read More

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Category
Silver:
Race organizer
Mikael Svensson
Race date
Aug 10th, 2024
Calendar month
August
Race start time
10:00
Race location
Växjö, Kronoberg, Sweden
Race participant capacity
150
Current number of loops record
33
Record holder info
Niklas Drakfors 2023
Race website
Event registration page
Race facebook URL
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Feet of Climb (day loop)
114
Race Director Contact Name
Mikael Svensson
Contact Email
svizze@hotmail.se
Aug 2024

Running Furtivo Backyard Ultra

Silver:

PRIMERA BACKYARD ULTRA DE ARGENTINA – FIRST BACKYARD ULTRA IN ARGENTINA — Próxima Edición: 10 de Agosto de 2024 — BACKYARD ULTRA Backyard... Read More

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Category
Silver:
Race organizer
Luis Orcoyen
Race date
Aug 10th, 2024
Calendar month
August
Race start time
08:00
Race location
Adrogué, Buenos Aries, Argentina
Race participant capacity
50
Current number of loops record
18
Record holder info
Daniel Monteiro
Race website
Event registration page
Race facebook URL
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Venue Surface (day loop)
Calle
Race Director Contact Name
Luis Orcoyen
Contact Email
lforcoyen@yahoo.com.ar
Aug 2024

Grassroots Backyard

Silver:

GRASSROOTS BACKYARD ULTRA The Grassroots Backyard Ultra The 2024 GrassRoots Backyard Ultra is the only Silver Ticket event in Alberta — The winner will automatically secure a spot on the Canadian... Read More

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Category
Silver:
Race organizer
Stephanie Gillis-Paulgaard
Race date
Aug 3rd, 2024
Calendar month
August
Race start time
07:00
Race location
Okotoks, Alberta, Canada
Race participant capacity
75
Current number of loops record
30
Record holder info
Stewart Wyllie
Race website
Event registration page
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Feet of Climb (day loop)
111.5
Venue Surface (day loop)
asphalt
Race Director Contact Name
Stephanie Gillis-Paulgaard
Contact Email
grassrootsracing.ca@gmail.com
Aug 2024

Bornholm Backyard

Backyard race around the city of Klemensker on the sunny Danish island of Bornholm. The course is a single loop on established trails. Every round is 6,7km. Every hour... Read More

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Race organizer
Thure Tornbo Baastrup
Race date
Aug 31st, 2024
Calendar month
August
Race start time
09:00
Race location
Klemensker, Bornholm, Denmark
Race participant capacity
110
Current number of loops record
25
Record holder info
Richard Keefe
Race website
Event registration page
Race facebook URL
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Feet of Climb (day loop)
400
Venue Surface (day loop)
Trail
Race Director Contact Name
Thure Tornbo Baastrup
Contact Email
thurettb@gmail.com
Aug 2024

Run O’Clock Backyard Ultra

Silver:

Run O’Clock Backyard Ultra is back! The stunning nature around national park Rebild Bakker sets the scene for this cozy yet challenging race. The basecamp for the race is a lovely... Read More

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Category
Silver:
Race organizer
Løbetosset.dk
Race date
Aug 31st, 2024
Calendar month
August
Race location
Denmark
Race participant capacity
80
Race facebook URL
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Feet of Climb (day loop)
426
Venue Surface (day loop)
Light trail
Race Director Contact Name
Morten Klingenberg
Contact Email
morten@lobetosset.dk
Aug 2024

Prairie Nightmare Backyard Ultra

Bronze:

Your worst nightmare is back again in 2024. The Prairie Nightmare will be run on the weekend of Aug 24/25. The race... Read More

Category
Bronze:
Race organizer
The Organizers
Race date
Aug 24th, 2024
Calendar month
August
Race start time
08:00
Race location
Echo Valley Provincial Park, Saskatchewan, Canada
Current number of loops record
21
Record holder info
Preston Schaffer - 2023
Race website
Event registration page
Race facebook URL
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Feet of Climb (day loop)
45
Venue Surface (day loop)
Grass, hardpack clay, gravel
Race Director Contact Name
The Organizers
Contact Email
prairienightmareultra@gmail.com