Ultra X World Cham­pi­on­ships 2021: Sri Lanka 2019 Qual­i­fi­ers

Writ­ten By Sam Heward

Sam is one of the Ultra X Co-Founders. If he’s not actu­ally out run­ning, chances are he’s busy writ­ing about it (or plot­ting Ultra X strategy!)

19 June 2019

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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! Check out the final res­ults.

Con­grat­u­la­tions to the below who have earned qual­i­fic­a­tion to the Ultra X World Cham­pi­on­ships 2021.

Salameh Al-Aqra

Qual­i­fic­a­tion: 1st Male Over­all
Nation­al­ity: Jord­ani­an

Anna-Mar­ie Wat­son

Qual­i­fic­a­tion: 1st Female Over­all
Nation­al­ity: Brit­ish

Athlete celebrating at finish line Ultra X Sri Lanka

Edson Kum­wamba

Qual­i­fic­a­tion: 2nd Male Over­all
Nation­al­ity: Malawian

Female Runner at finish line Ultra X Sri Lanka

Helen Moss

Qual­i­fic­a­tion: 2nd Female Over­all
Nation­al­ity: Brit­ish

Tom Joly Finish Line Ultra X Sri Lanka

Thomas Joly de Lot­bin­iere

Qual­i­fic­a­tion: 3rd Male Over­all
Nation­al­ity: Brit­ish

Alise Miksta Finish Line Ultra X Sri Lanka

Alise Miksta

Qual­i­fic­a­tion: 3rd Female Over­all
Nation­al­ity: Latvi­an

Oliv­er Arm­strong

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

Lucja Leanord from Finding Gobi at finish line of Ultra X Sri Lanka

Lucja Leonard

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

Marcus Smith Finish Line Ultra X Sri Lanka

Mar­cus Smith

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

Sam Weir Australian Ultra Runner at finish line of Ultra X Sri Lanka

Sam Weir

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

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