May 2023

WINTER BAY Backyard Ultra 2023

Welcome to the 2nd edition of WINTER BAY Backyard Ultra 2023 – the race in central Stockholm – with start/finish right next to Liljeholmens T-bana! The 1st edition... Read More

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Race organizer
Run Raisers
Race date
May 6th, 2023
Calendar month
May
Race start time
10:00
Race location
Liljeholmen, Stockholm, Sweden
Race participant capacity
250
Current number of loops record
41
Record holder info
Mai Bui
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)
214
Venue Surface (day loop)
Gravel, asphalt, forest paths
Race Director Contact Name
Micke Hasselrot
Contact Email
info@runraisers.com
May 2023

Katzen Sprung’s Backyard Ultra

The Katzen Sprung’s Backyard Ultra is a low key fundraiser race in northern Germany, first held in 2019. We combine the good things in running: good people, long distance, nice... Read More

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Race organizer
Jan Schrobsdorff
Race date
May 6th, 2023
Calendar month
May
Race start time
05:41
Race location
Bremen, Bremen, Germany
Race participant capacity
43
Current number of loops record
18
Record holder info
Hecke Degering - 2021, Katrin Grieger - 2022
Race website
Event registration page
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Feet of Climb (day loop)
30
Race Director Contact Name
Jan Schrobsdorff
Contact Email
schrobsdorff@posteo.de
May 2023

Great Dane Backyard Ultra

The 5th edition of Great Dane Backyard Ultra is being held around Grathe Heath and in Kompedal Plantage. A place famous for the great Battle of Grathe Heath in... Read More

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Race organizer
Trailrunning Silkeborg
Race date
May 5th, 2023
Calendar month
May
Race start time
07:00
Race location
Thorning, Jutland, Denmark
Race participant capacity
100
Current number of loops record
53
Record holder info
David Stoltenborg - 2022
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)
82
Venue Surface (day loop)
Gravel, singletracks and dirt tracks
Venue Surface (night loop)
Gravel
Race Director Contact Name
Jon Nygaard Rahr
Contact Email
thorning76@gmail.com
May 2023

Dotka Backyard Ultra

With more than 550ft elevation gain per loop, and the fact that 95% of the course is single-track, it’s one of the toughest and nicest backyard courses. Dotrščina forest is... Read More

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Race organizer
Robert Bernat
Race date
May 27th, 2023
Calendar month
May
Race start time
08:00
Race location
Zagreb, Croatia
Race participant capacity
50
Current number of loops record
18
Record holder info
Hrvoje Vlašić
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)
550
Venue Surface (day loop)
Trail, single track, dirt
Race Director Contact Name
Robert Bernat
Contact Email
info@ligadotka.com
May 2023

Dead Cow Gully Backyard Ultra

Situated on a 1600 acre cattle property in Country Queensland, this Backyard Ultra is a unique trail run that is a MUST DO on the Australian running calendar.Read More

Race organizer
Timothy Walsh
Race date
Apr 8th, 2023
Calendar month
May
Race start time
07:00
Race location
NANANGO , Queensland , Australia
Race participant capacity
200
Current number of loops record
44
Record holder info
Ryan Crawford - 44 Yards - 2021
Event registration page
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Feet of Climb (day loop)
45
Race Director Contact Name
Timothy Walsh
Contact Email
timothy86walsh@gmail.com
May 2022

4MPH Challenge

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Race organizer
Ryan Spitz
Race date
May 7th, 2022
Calendar month
May
Race location
McCloud, California, United States of America
Race participant capacity
300
Race Director Contact Name
Ryan Spitz
Contact Email
shastatrailruns@gmail.com
May 2023

Sky Pilots Ouray Backyard Ultra

Where and When 9am Saturday May 20, 2023, starting in Fellin Park in Ouray, Colorado. Register here. Course Summary An easy out-and-back with only 140 feet of vert (1.3%... Read More

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Race organizer
virginia laforme
Race date
May 20th, 2023
Calendar month
May
Race start time
09:00
Race location
Ouray, Colorado, United States of America
Race participant capacity
75
Current number of loops record
35
Record holder info
Christian Arguello 2022
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)
140
Venue Surface (day loop)
mixture of asphalt, dirt road, gravel paths
Race Director Contact Name
virginia laforme
Contact Email
truchaspeaks7@hotmail.com
May 2023

Capital Backyard Ultra

Welcome to the Capital Backyard Ultra! At Capital our goal has always been to hold a race for a small group of runners that we can help achieve... Read More

Race organizer
Sarah Smith
Race date
May 27th, 2023
Calendar month
May
Race start time
08:00
Race location
Lorton, Virginia, United States of America
Race participant capacity
65
Current number of loops record
61
Record holder info
Scott Snell
Race website
Race facebook URL
Loop details
There's a day time/night time loop
Feet of Climb (day loop)
350
Feet of Climb (night loop)
120
Venue Surface (day loop)
Crushed Gravel/bridle path
Venue Surface (night loop)
Paved bike path
Race Director Contact Name
Sarah Smith
Contact Email
sarah@capitalbackyardultra.com
May 2022

Keystone Backyard Ultra

Running 4.167 miles in one hour seems easy, right? Well, how many times in a row do you think you can do that? Come back out to the first... Read More

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Race organizer
Jacob Martinez
Race date
May 21st, 2022
Calendar month
May
Race start time
10:00
Race location
Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Race participant capacity
125
Current number of loops record
31
Record holder info
Scott Snell, 2021
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)
256
Venue Surface (day loop)
Rail trail and single track
Race Director Contact Name
Jacob Martinez
Contact Email
jakemart7@gmail.com
May 2023

Infinity Trail Backyard – Pavilly

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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Race organizer
Frederic Morand
Race date
May 19th, 2023
Calendar month
May
Race start time
12:00
Race location
Pavilly, France
Race participant capacity
100
Current number of loops record
37
Record holder info
Philippe Debadier - 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)
160
Venue Surface (day loop)
100% trail
Race Director Contact Name
Frederic Morand
Contact Email
frederic@trailtheworld.fr
May 2023

Hug The Backyard Ultra

Who said there cannot be an Ultra Race on a tiny island surrounded by the ocean? We are already preparing our third edition! Mauritius, star of the Indian Ocean,... Read More

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Race organizer
Sandhya (Tina) Staub
Race date
May 19th, 2023
Calendar month
May
Race start time
17:00
Race location
Ferney, Falaise Rouge, Mauritius
Race participant capacity
50
Current number of loops record
24
Record holder info
Julien Law Hin Chin
Race website
Event registration page
Race facebook URL
Loop details
There's a day time/night time loop
Feet of Climb (day loop)
262
Venue Surface (day loop)
Sugarcane field path
Venue Surface (night loop)
Asphalt / Road
Race Director Contact Name
Sandhya (Tina) Staub
Contact Email
tinasd15@gmail.com
May 2023

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 run... Read More

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Race organizer
Innoform
Race date
May 20th, 2023
Calendar month
May
Race start time
08:00
Race location
Clarkston, MI, United States of America
Race participant capacity
400
Current number of loops record
30
Record holder info
Brian Bondy (CAN) 2022
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)
58
Venue Surface (day loop)
Trail/Wood/Paved Path
Race Director Contact Name
Tad Machrowicz
Contact Email
innoformllc@gmail.com
May 2023

Elm Creek Backyard Ultra

Welcome to year two of the Elm Creek Backyard Ultra! We had so much fun welcoming everyone to our backyard in 2022, and cannot wait to share it with... Read More

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Race organizer
True North Adventures
Race date
Apr 28th, 2023
Calendar month
May
Race start time
18:00
Race location
Maple Grove, Minnesota, United States of America
Current number of loops record
17
Record holder info
Riley Burgstahler (2022)
Event registration page
Race facebook URL
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
TrueNorthAdventuresMN@gmail.com
May 2023

3e WUK M&M Backyard ultra

This is already our third edition of the WUK M&M Backyard Ultra. The event starts at Friday evening 7 PM on May 19th 2023. We have a beautiful ‘day’... Read More

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Race organizer
Marathon and More Belgium vzw
Race date
May 19th, 2023
Calendar month
May
Race start time
19:00
Race location
Beernem, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Race participant capacity
200
Current number of loops record
34
Record holder info
Vanthuyne Kenneth - 2022
Event registration page
Race facebook URL
Strava link
Loop details
There's a day time/night time loop
Feet of Climb (day loop)
100
Feet of Climb (night loop)
80
Venue Surface (day loop)
mixed trail by forest paths and road
Venue Surface (night loop)
most on road
Race Director Contact Name
Filip Monbailleu
Contact Email
6uurvanaalter@gmail.com
May 2023

The Race of the Champions – Backyard Masters

THE RACE OF THE CHAMPIONS – BACKYARD MASTERS is a race where Top-Athlets will run together and against each other. The race is open end and follows strict... Read More

Race organizer
Alexander Holl
Race date
May 20th, 2023
Calendar month
May
Race start time
08:00
Race location
Rettert, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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)
300
Venue Surface (day loop)
Gravel
Race Director Contact Name
Alexander Holl
Contact Email
alexanderholl01@gmail.com
May 2023

Just A Training Run’s Backyard Ultra

Just A Training Run’s Backyard Ultra The ‘last person standing’ format fits nicely into the JATR suite of events, as we offer fun, low-key endurance events that allow... Read More

Race organizer
Karen Sanzo
Race date
May 13th, 2023
Calendar month
May
Race start time
08:00
Race location
Wakefield, Virginia, United States of America
Race participant capacity
45
Race website
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)
10
Venue Surface (day loop)
trail with some road (gravel and pavement)
Venue Surface (night loop)
road - gravel, pavement, & dirt
Race Director Contact Name
Karen Sanzo
Contact Email
klsanzo1@gmail.com
May 2023

Lakou Backyard Ultra

The Lakou Backyard Ultra will be added to the races of River’s Edge Running Series all of which are fundraisers for a maternity centre in Haiti.The races are run... Read More

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Race organizer
Rivers Edge Running Series
Race date
May 13th, 2023
Calendar month
May
Race start time
09:00
Race location
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Race participant capacity
150
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Feet of Climb (day loop)
135
Venue Surface (day loop)
Grass and dirt trails through fields and forest.
Race Director Contact Name
Bryan Wallace
Contact Email
riversedgeultra@gmail.com
May 2023

Elsa Chicken Plucker Backyard Ultra

Will you get plucked or be the King or Queen Plucker?  We have 149 acres of private property with a single track loop that could leave you literally livin... Read More

Race organizer
Rebecca McIntire
Race date
May 27th, 2023
Calendar month
May
Race start time
08:00
Race location
Charleston, Illinois, United States of America
Race participant capacity
100
Race website
Event registration page
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Feet of Climb (day loop)
535
Venue Surface (day loop)
Some grass, Dirt single track
Race Director Contact Name
Rebecca McIntire
Contact Email
Irontriathlete7@yahoo.com
May 2022

God’s Own Backyard Ultra-Spring

Can you be the last person standing in the GOBYU 4? Join us for Yorkshires BYU on the outskirts of Leeds. The hidden gem of a venue offers peace... Read More

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Race organizer
12in12 CIC
Race date
May 20th, 2022
Calendar month
May
Race start time
08:00
Race location
Leeds, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Race participant capacity
100
Current number of loops record
37
Record holder info
Iain Bethune 2022
Race facebook URL
Loop details
There's a day time/night time loop
Feet of Climb (day loop)
300
Venue Surface (day loop)
Mixed terrain, tamac & trail
Venue Surface (night loop)
Tarmac path
Race Director Contact Name
Jane Tesseyman
Contact Email
jane@12in12.uk
May 2023

Barry & Johns Dublin Mountain Backyard Ultra

Barry & Johns Backyard Ultra 23rd April 2022 embrace your journey you don’t need to fast you need to keep moving forward and be lastRead More

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Race organizer
Noel ward
Race date
May 13th, 2023
Calendar month
May
Race start time
00:00
Race location
Dublin City , Dublin / Leinster , Ireland
Race participant capacity
140
Current number of loops record
26
Record holder info
Cathal Phealan 26 loops 2021
Race website
Event registration page
Race facebook URL
Loop details
Runners will run the same loop for the entire race
Venue Surface (day loop)
Trail
Race Director Contact Name
Noel ward
Contact Email
dublinmountainrunningclub@gmail.com