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

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... Read more

Ultra X Sri Lanka- A Com­pet­it­ors Story

Ultra X Sri Lanka- a COMPETITOR’S STORY We were plan­ning to release the Dir­ect­ors Race Report of Ultra X Sri Lanka this week, how­ever were delighted to receive the below art­icle from one of our com­pet­it­ors– Thomas Joly de Lot­bin­iere (@Tomjoly_ultra),... Read more

Set­ting goals for a mul­ti­day race

Set­ting goals for a multi day race Ultra X races involve cov­er­ing an even longer dis­tance than most ultras, but over a num­ber of con­sec­ut­ive days. Most stages, except a short final day, are over the stand­ard mara­thon (26.2 miles) and are there­fore... Read more