May 2022

Conquer The Coast

A Brand new Backyard Ultra in one of the most picturesque places in the UK. Fantastic sea views along sections of the loop that will spur you on to... Read More

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Race organizer
Wild West Races
Race date
May 7th, 2022
Calendar month
May
Race start time
10:00
Race location
Penzance, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom
Race participant capacity
150
Race website
Strava link
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Feet of Climb (day loop)
449
Venue Surface (day loop)
Grassy Trail/Coastal Trail
Race Director Contact Name
John Cooper
Contact Email
info@wildwestraces.co.uk
May 2021

Vitalité Backyard Ultra

Seduced by the concept where speed is not essential to win….Read More

Race organizer
FRANCQ FABIAN
Calendar month
May
Race location
Binche, Belgium
Race Director Contact Name
FRANCQ FABIAN
Contact Email
fabianfrancq@yahoo.fr
May 2022

Perfect PR Backyard Ultra by The Ode

If your lap record PR is your goal, this race is for you. A beautiful closed park course mixes wide, flat trails and multiple surfaces to help you... Read More

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Race organizer
Innoform
Race date
May 21st, 2022
Calendar month
May
Race start time
08:00
Race location
Clarkston, MI, United States of America
Race participant capacity
400
Race website
Race facebook URL
Strava link
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Feet of Climb (day loop)
68.1
Venue Surface (day loop)
Trail/Wood/Paved Path
Race Director Contact Name
Tad Machrowicz
Contact Email
innoformllc@gmail.com
May 2022

Elm Creek Backyard Ultra

The Elm Creek Backyard Ultra will be the first ‘Backyard’ event being kicked off in the Twin Cities.  Inspired by the original Big Dog’s Backyard Ultra presented by Lazarus... Read More

Race organizer
True North Adventures
Race date
Apr 29th, 2022
Calendar month
May
Race start time
18:00
Race location
Maple Grove, Minnesota, United States of America
Loop details
There's a day time/night time loop
Feet of Climb (day loop)
296
Feet of Climb (night loop)
296
Venue Surface (day loop)
Trail
Venue Surface (night loop)
Trail (Reverse)
Race Director Contact Name
Nick Oswald & Jeanette Dressen
Contact Email
Nicholas.Oswald53@gmail.com
May 2022

Lake Wanoka Backyard Ultra

The Lake Wanoka Backyard Ultra will test your endurance and benefit a good cause! The premise is simple. Can you run 4.166666 miles in ONE hour? And do it... Read More

Race organizer
Charlotte Wright
Race date
May 7th, 2022
Calendar month
May
Race location
Honesdale, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Race participant capacity
75
Race website
Event registration page
Race facebook URL
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Race Director Contact Name
Charlotte Wright
Contact Email
cwrigh@allied-services.org
May 2021

Devbhoomi Backyard Ultra

This event will be held in a picturesque background in one of the hill station of India.Read More

Race organizer
Solitude
Calendar month
May
Race location
Uttarakhand, India
Race Director Contact Name
Chanderkant
Contact Email
solitude.chander@gmail.com
May 2021

Darkness descending

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Race organizer
Red Zone Challenge
Calendar month
May
Race location
Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
Race Director Contact Name
Ally McMahon
Contact Email
redzonechallenge@outlook.com
Jun 2021

Witiker Backyard Ultra

The Witiker Backyard Ultra is the first and so far only backyard ultra in Switzerland. Witikon is a district of Zurich, surrounded by hilly forests and streams, which allows... Read More

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Race organizer
Carsten Drilling
Race date
Jun 25th, 2021
Calendar month
June
Race start time
18:00
Race location
Zürich-Witikon, Zürich, Switzerland
Race participant capacity
60
Inaugural Year
1
Current number of loops record
41
Record holder info
Niklas Sjöblom 2020
Race website
Event registration page
Race facebook URL
Strava link
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Feet of Climb (day loop)
300
Feet of Climb (night loop)
300
Venue Surface (day loop)
unpaved trails, no single trails, no asphalt
Venue Surface (night loop)
unpaved trails, no single trails, no asphalt
Race Director Contact Name
Carsten Drilling
Contact Email
drilling@gmx.de
Jun 2021

Barry & Johns Dublin Mountain Backyard Ultra

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Race organizer
Noel Ward
Race date
Jun 5th, 2021
Calendar month
June
Race location
Leinster , Glencullen county Dublin , Ireland
Race Director Contact Name
Noel Ward
Contact Email
Teddyward16@icloud.com
Jun 2022

Jernbrukets Backyard Ultra

Jernbruket’s backyard ultra came about from a combination of long running sessions and good beer. Around Floda there are several fantastic environments that are perfect for running. In addition... Read More

Race organizer
Patrik Johansson
Race date
Jun 3rd, 2022
Calendar month
June
Race start time
18:00
Race location
Floda, Västra Götaland, Sweden
Race participant capacity
100
Current number of loops record
29
Record holder info
Therese Ericsson, 2021
Race website
Event registration page
Race facebook URL
Strava link
Loop details
There's a day time/night time loop
Race Director Contact Name
Patrik Johansson
Contact Email
patrik.johansson@jernbruketsultra.se
Jun 2021

Lionsgate Backyard Ultra

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Race organizer
Huw Williams
Calendar month
June
Race location
Pwllheli , Gwynedd Wales, United Kingdom
Race participant capacity
100
Race Director Contact Name
Huw Williams
Contact Email
huw@beautifullybrutal.co.uk
Jun 2022

Suffolk Backyard Ultra

England’s Silver Ticket event and the course the current record of 81 hours was set. 4.166 miles every loop starting at 12pm on the Saturday. Camping and basic food provided for... Read More

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Race organizer
Lindley Chambers
Race date
Jun 4th, 2022
Calendar month
June
Race start time
12:00
Race location
Knettishall Heath, Suffolk England, United Kingdom
Race participant capacity
150
Current number of loops record
81
Record holder info
John Stocker in 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)
100
Venue Surface (day loop)
Forest Trail
Race Director Contact Name
Lindley Chambers
Contact Email
admin@challenge-running.co.uk
Jun 2021

Portugal Backyard Ultra

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Race organizer
Luis Miguel Oliveira Barbosa
Race date
Jun 19th, 2021
Calendar month
June
Race location
Merufe - Monção, Portugal
Race Director Contact Name
Luis Miguel Oliveira Barbosa
Contact Email
geral.cronochip@gmail.com
Jun 2021

Hell Backyard Ultra

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Race organizer
Lars Erik Gylland
Race date
Jun 19th, 2021
Calendar month
June
Race start time
08:00
Race location
Hell, Trøndelag, Norway
Race participant capacity
50
Race website
Event registration page
Race facebook URL
Strava link
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Feet of Climb (day loop)
180
Venue Surface (day loop)
50/50 asphalt & gravel
Race Director Contact Name
Lars Erik Gylland
Contact Email
lars.erik.gylland@gmail.com
Jun 2021

Granan Backyard Ultra

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Race organizer
Peter Johansson
Race date
Jun 12th, 2021
Calendar month
June
Race location
Brålanda, Dalsland, Sweden
Race Director Contact Name
Peter Johansson
Contact Email
peter.pj.johansson@gmail.com
Jun 2021

Nalta Backyard Ultra

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Race organizer
Mikael Niklasson
Calendar month
June
Race location
Piteå, Norrbotten, Sweden
Race Director Contact Name
Mikael Niklasson
Contact Email
mikael.niklasson68@gmail.com
Jun 2021

Risinge Backyard Ultra

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Race organizer
Andreas Bohman
Calendar month
June
Race location
Risinge, Sweden
Race Director Contact Name
Andreas Bohman
Contact Email
Andreas.j.bohman@mail.com
Jun 2021

Mad Trapper Backyard Ultra

Inspired by Lazarus Lake (founder of the Barkley Marathon) and Big’s Backyard Ultra, the Mad Trapper is hosting a near replica of the Big’s Backyard Ultra on... Read More

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Race organizer
Mike Caldwell
Race date
Jun 19th, 2021
Calendar month
June
Race start time
06:00
Race location
Denholm, Quebec, Canada
Race participant capacity
60
Current number of loops record
23
Record holder info
Guy Doiron
Race website
Event registration page
Race facebook URL
Strava link
Loop details
There's a day time/night time loop
Feet of Climb (day loop)
548
Feet of Climb (night loop)
341
Venue Surface (day loop)
technical single track trail
Venue Surface (night loop)
gravel road
Race Director Contact Name
Mike Caldwell
Contact Email
mike@mikecaldwell.info
Jun 2021

Bienwald Backyard Ultra

Our race is going to be in the beautiful Bienwald, a beautiful forest in the southern Palatinate. Our location is close to the French border, the Rhine, the Black... Read More

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Race organizer
Michael Ohler
Race date
Jun 4th, 2021
Calendar month
June
Race start time
08:00
Race location
Kandel, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Race participant capacity
50
Current number of loops record
46
Record holder info
Andreas Löffler
Race website
Event registration page
Race facebook URL
Loop details
There's a day time/night time loop
Feet of Climb (day loop)
5
Feet of Climb (night loop)
5
Venue Surface (day loop)
Trail
Venue Surface (night loop)
Asphalt
Race Director Contact Name
Michael Ohler
Contact Email
bienwald.backyard@gmail.com
Jun 2021

Cursores Backyard Ultra

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Race organizer
Emil Söderlund
Race date
Jun 11th, 2021
Calendar month
June
Race start time
18:00
Race location
Mariehamn, Aland Island, Finland
Race participant capacity
100
Event registration page
Race facebook URL
Loop details
There's a day time/night time loop
Feet of Climb (day loop)
150
Feet of Climb (night loop)
30
Venue Surface (day loop)
Gravel/Tarmac/Trail
Venue Surface (night loop)
Gravel and tarmac
Race Director Contact Name
Emil Söderlund
Contact Email
emil.soderlund@aland.net