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the ultra x world championships 2021
ultra x world championships
The Ultra X World Championships is the pinnacle of multi-stage ultramarathon racing.
There are five ways you can get to the start line:
Elite Entry: There are 100 places available for elite athletes with a minimum ITRA Performance Index of 600 for Women and 725 for Men (as of 30th March 2020).
Qualifying at Ultra X Races: Anyone that has qualified for the World Championships through exceptional performance at other Ultra X races is eligible for entry.
Ultra X Allegiant Scheme: Anyone that has completed two or more Ultra X events in the two years preceding the World Championships is eligible for entry.
Charity Places: There are 20 charity places available to those who commit to raise funds for a registered charity. Places will be allocated on a first come first serve basis. There is no minimum figure to be raised.
Invitation: There are 20 invitation places available to those who have not qualified by other means. These will be drawn at random from those that complete the application form below. Each Saturday from 27th June we will hold a ballot to draw the winners.
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