How to train for run­ning hills on the flat

How to train for run­ning hills on the flat Wheth­er you are pre­par­ing for a race in the moun­tains or not, one of the easi­est and fast­est ways to improve run­ning form is to include reg­u­lar hill work in your train­ing. Run­ning against an incline forces muscles... Read more

How to Pre­pare for Racing 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 the alti­tude. The race starts at... Read more

What3words in Mex­ico

WHat3words in mex­ico We at Ultra X pride ourselves on doing things dif­fer­ently, mak­ing multistage ultras more access­ible to the masses is one thing but to be gamechangers we know that we have got to con­stantly innov­ate, look at ways we can improve and... Read more

Ultra X Sri Lanka- The Dir­ect­ors Report

Ultra X Sri Lanka 2019 — Director’s report Tak­ing on an inaug­ur­al event always rep­res­ents a massive oppor­tun­ity. A new race in a new coun­try will nev­er be easy, com­pet­it­ors do not know exactly what to expect, nor how to pre­pare for the cli­mate and... Read more