How to Pre­pare for Racing at Alti­tude

how to pre­pare to race at alti­tude Ultra X Mex­ico takes place in the beau­ti­ful Cop­per Canyons, home of the legendary Rara­muri people made fam­ous in Chris­toph­er McDougall’s book Born to Run, for our com­pet­it­ors this Novem­ber a ser­i­ous chal­lenge will be...

Run­ning with the Rara­muri

run­ning with the Rarámuri The stage is set for Ultra X Mex­ico to be one hell of a race. Tow­ing the start line are a host of world beat­ers from across the globe- Jason Sch­larb, Meredith Edwards and Gedi­m­i­nas Grini­us, to name a few. How­ever, defend­ing...

Pre­par­ing for Ultra X Jordan

Pre­par­ing for ultra x jordan You may remem­ber back in May Ultra X partnered up with the Nation­al Run­ning Show, Inner­Fight, Tobi­as Mews and MyRaceKit to offer two lucky people the prize of a life­time — Ultra X entry to Jordan, train­ing and much more! Last...

Smile if you want to go faster

SMILE IF YOU WANT TO GO FASTER Most ultra-run­ners have resigned them­selves to the fact that there are no short­cuts in this endur­ance sport. The quick­est route to get­ting faster, stronger and more effi­cient is to put the hard work in. But what if there were...

Is low-carb high-fat the best diet for ultra run­ners?

LCHf the ULTRA RUNNER diet? Although the bene­fits of a low-car­bo­hydrate high-fat (LCHF) diet have long been touted by the likes of Arc­tic adven­tur­ers and extreme explorers, the concept first gained pub­lic trac­tion in the early 2000s with the rise of fad diets...

Our Sum­mer Chal­lenge — The Ultra X #hilladay100

Intro­du­cing the #hilladay100 Y’all remem­ber our winter Holiday100 right? Well, in homage to the beast that is Ultra X Mex­ico, start­ing this Novem­ber 2nd, we are launch­ing the HILLADAY100! The chal­lenge lasts for the 100 (ish) hours from 6pm on Wed­nes­day the...

Ultra X Sri Lanka- What does it take?

Ultra x sRI lANKA WHAT DOES IT TAKE? The first thought that enters a lot of people’s minds when they hear about an Ultra X event is that such an under­tak­ing would be impossible. The idea of run­ning more than five mara­thons in as many days can be ter­ri­fy­ing, and...

How to Pre­pare for an Ultra X Race

how to pre­pare for an ultra x For those who are not yet ready to com­mit five days hol­i­day for an Ultra X event just yet why not join us for a day at Hadleigh Park, a short drive out of  Lon­don, where we invite you for a day of inspir­ing talks, trail...