the world champs — ULTRA X SRI LANKA 2019 QUALIFIERS

From 2021, Ultra X will host the Multi-Stage Ultra World Cham­pi­on­ships — a 250km, 5 day race between the greatest multi-stage ultra run­ners in the world. Tak­ing place every two years, the event will bring togeth­er the cur­rent best per­formers, each of whom must qual­i­fy for entry by com­pet­ing in oth­er Ultra X races (see qual­i­fic­a­tion rules). The first World Cham­pi­on­ships will be held in the sum­mer of 2021 with the loc­a­tion and prize pot to be announced soon.

Ultra X Sri Lanka 2019 was the first of our qual­i­fy­ing events and it was an abso­lute belter! Con­grat­u­la­tions to the below who have earned qual­i­fic­a­tion to the Ultra X World Cham­pi­on­ships 2021:

 

Ultra X World Championships- Who's Qualified So Far Ultra X

Salameh al aqra

Qual­i­fic­a­tion: 1st Male Over­all
Nation­al­ity: Jord­ani­an

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Anna-Mar­ie wAT­SON

Qual­i­fic­a­tion: 1st Female Over­all
Nation­al­ity: Brit­ish

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Edson Kumb­wamba

Qual­i­fic­a­tion: 2nd Male Over­all
Nation­al­ity: Malawian

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helen moss

Qual­i­fic­a­tion: 2nd Female Over­all
Nation­al­ity: Brit­ish

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thomas jolie de Lot­bin­iere

Qual­i­fic­a­tion: 3rd Male Over­all
Nation­al­ity: Brit­ish

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alise miksta

Qual­i­fic­a­tion: 3rd Female Over­all
Nation­al­ity: Latvi­an

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Oliv­er arm­strong

Qual­i­fic­a­tion: 1st Male 18–25 Cat.
Nation­al­ity: Aus­trali­an

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LUCJA LEONARD

Qual­i­fic­a­tion: 3rd Female 26–39
Nation­al­ity: Aus­trali­an
Qual­i­fic­a­tion through roll down with­in cat­egory.

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MARCUS SMITH

Qual­i­fic­a­tion: 2nd Male 40–49 Cat.
Nation­al­ity: Brit­ish
Qual­i­fic­a­tion through roll down with­in cat­egory.

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SAM WEIR

Qual­i­fic­a­tion: 3rd Male 26–39 Cat.
Nation­al­ity: Aus­trali­an
Qual­i­fic­a­tion through roll down with­in cat­egory.

 

We are also delighted to announce that the fol­low­ing com­pet­it­ors have also been awar­ded a place at the Ultra X World Cham­pi­on­ships through out­stand­ing per­form­ance in our ori­gin­al event: Wadi Rum Ultra.

2018: Charles Hen­son, Dave Phil­ipps, Sarah Thompson, Mar­ina Ranger, Lucy Sacarello, Kate West­cott

2017: Sam Barkham, Char­lotte Myant-Best, Tara Pap­worth

2016: Fer­gus Scholes

 
 

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