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An ultramarathon is any running event longer than the traditional marathon length of 42.195 kilometers (26.21875 miles, 46,145 yards). For other uses, see Running (disambiguation). ... For other senses of this word, see Marathon (disambiguation). ... A kilometre (American spelling: kilometer) (symbol: km) is a unit of length equal to 1000 metres (from the Greek words khilia = thousand and metro = count/measure). ... “Miles” redirects here. ...


There are generally two types of ultramarathon runs, events that cover a specified distance, and events that take place during a specified time frame (with the winner covering the most distance in that time). The most common distances run are 50 and 100 miles, or 50 and 100 kilometers, though several other distances, for example, double marathons, 24-hour runs, or multiday races of 1000 miles or even longer are also contested. The format of these events and the courses covered are quite variable, ranging from single or multiple loops (some as short as a 400 meter track), to point-to-point road or trail races. Many ultrarunning events, especially trail challenges, are characterized by severe course obstacles, such as inclement weather, elevation change, or rugged terrain. Many of these races are run on dirt roads or mountain paths, though some are run on paved roads as well. Usually, there are aid stations every five to fifteen km apart, where runners can replenish food and drink supplies or take a short break. This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Multiday races are ultramarathon running events which are typically either segmented into daily events of a specified distance or time, or staged so that runners can run as far as they want, at their own discretion, over a set course or over a set number of days. ... The Backbone Trail, Santa Monica Mountains, Southern California. ... Dirt road is a common term for an unpaved road. ... “Footpath” redirects here. ... This article should belong in one or more categories. ...


Timed events range from 6, 12, and 24 hours to 2, 3, and 6 days (known as multi-day events). Timed events are generally run on a track or a short road course, often one mile or less.


The International Association of Ultra Runners (IAU) organises the World Championships for various ultramarathon distances, including 50K, 100K, 24 hours, and 48 hours. These events are sanctioned by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), the world governing body of track and field. Many countries around the world have their own ultrarunning organization, often the national athletics federation of that country, or are sanctioned by such national athletics organizations. World records for distances, times and ages are tracked by the IAU. The International Association of Ultra Runners regulates and sanctions race events longer than the marathon distance of 42. ... The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) is the international governing body for the sport of athletics (known in the US as track and field). It was founded in 1912 at its first Congress in Stockholm, Sweden by representatives from 17 national athletics federations as the International Amateur Athletics Federation. ...

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Ultramarathons over the world

Ultramarathons are run all over the world and over 70,000 people complete ultramarathons every year. A list of the most popular ultra marathons can be found under the subsection "Well-known ultramarathons" below.


Ultrarunning in Africa

Several ultra distance events are held in Africa. South Africa hosts the world's oldest and largest ultramarathon, the 89km Comrades Marathon. Approximately 12,000 runners complete Comrades each year, with approximately 20,000 in 2000. It also hosts the 56 kilometer long Two Oceans Marathon in Cape Town in the southern autumn which attracts approximately 7,000 runners. A world map showing the continent of Africa Africa is the worlds second-largest and second most-populous continent, after Asia. ... The Comrades Marathon is a South African ultramarathon run over a distance of approximately 90 km. ... The Two Oceans Marathon is run over a distance of approximately 56km. ... Nickname: Motto: Spes Bona (Latin for Good Hope) Location of the City of Cape Town in Western Cape Province Coordinates: , Country Province Municipality City of Cape Town Metropolitan Municipality Founded 1652 Government [1]  - Type City council  - Mayor Helen Zille  - City manager Achmat Ebrahim Area  - City 2,499 km²  (964. ...


Ultrarunning in Asia

Ultrarunning has become quite popular in Asia recently, and countries and regions such as Taiwan, Japan, and Korea have hosted IAU World Championships in the last few years. For other uses, see Asia (disambiguation). ... This article is about the Korean peninsula and civilization. ...


Ultrarunning in Australia and New Zealand

The first ultramarathon held in Australia and New Zealand was likely a track 100km in New Zealand. Today, Australia and New Zealand are host to approximately 100 ultramarathons each year. One of the most famous Australian ultra Marathons was the Westfield Ultra Marathon, an annual race between Sydney and Melbourne which was contested between 1983 and 1991. Greek runner Yiannis Kouros won the event five times during that period. Australia is also the home of one of the oldest six-day races in the world, the Cliff Young Australian 6-day race, held in Colac, Victoria. The race is held on a 400 meter circuit at the Memorial Square in the centre of Colac, and has seen many epic battles since its inception in 1984. The 20th Cliff Young Australian 6-day race was held between the 20-26 Nov 2005. Kouros rewrote the record book in that event when he beat his existing world 6-day track mark and set a new mark of 1036.851 km. This article is about the metropolitan area in Australia. ... This article is about the Australian city; the name may also refer to City of Melbourne or Melbourne city centre. ... Year 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the 1991 Gregorian calendar). ... Yiannis Kouros (born February 13, 1956 in Tripolis, Arcadia, Greece) is a Greek/Australian ultra marathon runner based in Melbourne. ... The 6 Day Race became a standard distance in the 1870s and was a popular form of entertainment where up to 70,000 paying visitors, in 1877, came to watch the Pedestrians battle it out. ... Legendary race that takes place in Colac, Victoria. ... Colac is a town in the western district of Victoria, Australia, situated approximately 150 kilometres south-west of Melbourne on the southern shore of Lake Colac. ... This article is about the year. ...


Ultrarunning in Europe

Ultrarunning is also quite popular in Europe, where over 200 ultramarathons are held each year, among the biggest are the Ultra Trail Tour du Mont Blanc which consists of a 150km loop around Mont Blanc including 8500m total elevation gain, the 100k of Bienne and the 72.7k Rennsteiglauf in the Thuringian Forest. The second oldest ultramarathon in the world, London to Brighton, was widely considered to be among the most prestigious titles until its retirement in 2005. The earliest written documentation of ultrarunners came from Icelandic sagas[citation needed]. The history of ultrarunners and walkers from the Victorian Era has also been documented. The IAU hosts annual European Championships for the 50k, 100k and 24 hours. The European Ultramarathon Cup (ECU) is an annual series covering several of the biggest races in different European Countries. An extreme challenge in Germany is the annually multiday Deutschlandlauf (German Run) over 1200km For other uses, see Europe (disambiguation). ... The Ultra Trail Tour du Mont-Blanc (also called UTMB) is a mountain ultramarathon. ... This article is about the Alpine mountain. ... Place du Ring in Biel/Bienne Biel/Bienne is a town in the Canton of Bern in Switzerland. ... The Rennsteiglauf is a cross-country Ultramarathon in the Thuringian Forest, running currently 72. ... View from the Ruppberg near Zella-Mehlis Ausblick auf einen Ortsteil von Stützerbach The Thuringian Forest (Thüringer Wald in German language) running northwest to southeast, forms a continuous stretch of rounded hills in the German state of Thuringia. ... Queen Victoria (shown here on the morning of her accession to the Throne, 20 June 1837) gave her name to the historic era The Victorian era of the United Kingdom marked the height of the British Industrial Revolution and the apex of the British Empire. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ...


Ultrarunning in Antarctica

In January 2006, Scott Smith of the United States, won the first ultramarathon on the Antarctic continent by winning the The Last Desert. On December 17, 2006, Ultramarathoner Mike Pierce completed one of the most difficult races on Earth, a 100K (62.1 miles) marathon in Antarctica. Pierce completed the race in 17 hours and 15 minutes. The Last Desert is a six-day, 250 kilometer footrace which takes place in Antarctica. ...


Ultrarunning in North America

There are several hundred ultramarathons held annually in North America. One of the most popular is the Western States Endurance Run, the world's oldest 100-mile trail run. The race began unofficially in 1974, when local horseman Gordy Ainsleigh's horse for the 100-mile Tevis Cup horse race came up lame. He decided to travel the course on foot, finishing in 23 hours and 47 minutes. North America North America is a continent[1] in the Earths northern hemisphere and (chiefly) western hemisphere. ... The Western States Endurance Run, known commonly as the Western States 100, is a running race that takes place on trails in Californias Sierra Nevada. ... Year 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar) of the 1974 Gregorian calendar. ... H. Gordon Ainsleigh, DC (b. ... Rider goes over Cougar Rock on the Tevis Trail The Western States Trail Ride, popularly called The Tevis Cup is a 100 mile endurance horse race. ...


One of the first documented ultramarathons in North America was held in 1926, as part of the Central American Games. Tomas Zafiro and Leoncio San Miguel, both Tarahumara Indians, ran 100K from Pachuca to Mexico City in 9 hours and 37 minutes. At the time, the Mexican government petitioned to include the 100K in the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam, however nothing came of these efforts. Year 1926 (MCMXXVI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Tarahumara are a Native American people of northern Mexico, renowned for their long-distance running ability. ... For the Mexican American Zoot Suit subculure, see Pachuco. ... Nickname: Motto: Capital en movimiento Location of Mexico City in south central Mexico Coordinates: , Country Federal entity Boroughs The 16 delegaciones Founded c. ... The 1928 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the IX Olympiad, were held in 1928 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. ... For other uses, see Amsterdam (disambiguation). ...


In April, 2006, the American Ultrarunning Hall of Fame was established by the American Ultrarunning Association (AUA). Candidates for the Hall of Fame are chosen from the 'modern era' of American ultras, beginning with the New York Road Runners Club 30 Mile race held in 1958. The Inaugural inductees were Ted Corbitt, a former US Olympian, winner of the aforementioned race in 3:04:13, and co-founder of the Road Runners Club of America, and Sandra Kiddy, who kicked off her ultra career at age 42 with a world record at 50 kilometers, 3:36:56, and who went on to set a string of US and world ultra records. Founded in 1958 with 47 members, New York Road Runners (NYRR) has grown into the foremost running organization, with a membership of 40,000. ... Year 1958 (MCMLVIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Though little known to the general public, Ted Corbitt (born in 1919) is a key figure in the history of running. ... The Road Runners Club of America (RRCA) is a trade association of local running clubs and other running-related organization, which seeks to promote grass-roots running and fitness in the United States. ...


Well-known ultramarathons

Road and dirt paths

The Comrades Marathon is a South African ultramarathon run over a distance of approximately 90 km. ... The Grand Union Canal Race (GUCR) is an ultramarathon run from the centre of Birmingham to the centre of London along the Grand Union Canal. ... Finish line of the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run, 2005. ... The Dartmoor Discovery is an ultramarathon run around Dartmoor in early June (recently the first Saturday in June). ... The monument containing the name of the Spartathlon winners in Sparta The finisher’s medal The reverse side of the medal Spartathlon is a 246 kilometre (152. ... The Two Oceans Marathon is run over a distance of approximately 56km. ... The Way to Cool 50 Kilometer run is a annual run that starts and ends at Cool, Ca. ...

Mountain and trails

The Addo Elephant Trail Run is a 50 and 100 Miler event that takes place in and around the Addo Elephant National Park which is situated 75 km north of the South African coastal city of Port Elizabeth. ... The American River 50 Mile Endurance Run, or AR50, is a 50 mile (80. ... The Angeles Crest 100 Mile Endurance Run, or AC 100, is a 100 mile (161 km) long ultramarathon that takes place annually along trails through Californias Angeles National Forest. ... The Barkley Marathons is actually two races run on the same course, a 100 Mile Run and a 60 Mile Fun Run. ... The Big Horn Trail run is a race held each June in the U.S. state of Wyomings Big Horn Mountains. ... Inaugurated in 1999, The Bear 100 Mile Endurance Run is an ultramarathon that traverses the Wasatch/Bear River Range west of Bear Lake in southeastern Idaho. ... The Grand Raid de la Réunion, also called La diagonale des fous (the diagonal of the fool) is a moutain ultramarathon. ... 101. ... This article is considered orphaned, since there are very few or no other articles that link to this one. ... The Kneeknackering North Shore Trail Run, established in 1990, is a 30 mile ultramarathon trail run in that takes place in British Columbia, in the Greater Vancouver area. ... The Leadville Trail 100 Ultramarathon (aka The Race Across The Sky or the LT100), first run in 1983, is an ultramarathon held annually on trails and dirt roads at high altitude around Leadville, Colorado, through the heart of the Rocky Mountains. ... Trail Runners competing in the 2005 race (copyrighted) The McNaughton Park Trail Runs, over distances of 50, 100 and 150 miles, is an annual ultramarathon running event held in East Peoria, Illinois each spring on a rugged, ten-mile loop course. ... The Miwok 100K is an ultramarathon held annually in Sausalito, California. ... The Quad Dipsea is a 28. ... The Rennsteiglauf is a cross-country Ultramarathon in the Thuringian Forest, running currently 72. ... The Scorched Soul is a trail running event which is being inaugurated on June 3, 2006 by the Kelowna Goats at Kelowna,British Columbia. ... Race Logo The StumpJump 50k is one of the most prestigious ultramarathons in the southeastern United States. ... The Ultra Trail Tour du Mont-Blanc (also called UTMB) is a mountain ultramarathon. ... The Vermont 100 Mile Endurance Run (Vermont 100) is a 100 mile (162 km) long ultramarathon held annually in July at Silver Hill Meadow in West Windsor, Vermont. ... Held annually on the first Saturday after Labor Day, the Wasatch Front 100 Mile Endurance Run (Wasatch) is one of the four original 100-mile ultramarathons of the modern era: Western States Endurance Run, Wasatch, Vermont and Leadville. ... The Western States Endurance Run, known commonly as the Western States 100, is a running race that takes place on trails in Californias Sierra Nevada. ...

Extreme conditions

The Atacama Crossing is a six-day, 250 kilometer footrace across the Atacama Desert of Chile. ... The Badwater Ultramarathon describes itself as the worlds toughest foot race. It is a 135 mile (215 km) course starting at 282 feet (85 m) below sea level in the Badwater Basin, in Californias Death Valley, and ending at an elevation of 8360 feet (2548 m) at Whitney... The Gobi March is a six-day, 250 kilometer footrace across the Gobi Desert of China. ... The Marathon des sables (MDS) is a 7 days, 240 kilometres event held every year in the south Moroccan desert. ... Known as the Big Daddy in the South African running circles, this prestigeous event organised by Extreme Marathons, now has its place on the International Calendar of similar trail events. ... The Sahara Race is a six-day, 250 kilometer footrace across the Sahara Desert of Egypt. ... The Last Desert is a six-day, 250 kilometer footrace which takes place in Antarctica. ...

Very long events and multidays

The Self-Transcendence 3100 mile race is the worlds longest certified footrace. ... The Spreelauf is one of Germanys toughest ultramarathon races. ... The Bruce Trail is a hiking (and multi-use) trail in southern and central Ontario, Canada. ... Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Other Canadian provinces and territories Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Lieutenant Governor James K. Bartleman Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Area 1,076,395 km² (4th)  - Land 917,741 km²  - Water 158,654 km² (14. ...

World or National-record holding or World-championship-winning ultramarathon runners

  • Tomoe Abe, 100k female world record holder (6:33:11)
  • Gordy Ansleigh, Western States pioneer, 'inventor' of the trail ultramarathon
  • Suprabha Beckjord 3100 mile race record holder
  • Edit Berces, world record holder, 24 hour treadmill; holds several Hungarian records
  • Ted Corbitt, "father of American ultrarunning"; 1952 US Olympic team member; former American world record holder at various distances
  • Bruce Fordyce, nine time Comrades Marathon winner; African 100K record holder (6:25:07)
  • Wally Hayward, Multiple winner of Comrades Marathon, London to Brighton, many other ultramarathons; set early world records
  • Dr. Bernd Heinrich, US 100m track record holder (12:27:01), naturalist
  • Vladimir Kotov, former Comrades Marathon winner
  • Yiannis Kouros, multi-day race legend, holder of numerous world records and world bests from 24 hours to 1,000m
  • Frith van der Merwe, set Comrades Marathon records for both directions
  • Stu Mittleman, US record holder for six day race (578 miles)
  • Arthur Newton, 5 times Comrades Marathon winner
  • Jesper Olsen, has run around the world in 22 months (2004-'05); won the Australian 6-days race (2004); world record holder for run around the world
  • Ann Trason, thirteen time Western States Endurance Run winner; holds numerous world records, including 100 mile (13:47:41 1991), 50m (5:40:18, 1991) , and 12 Hours (147.6k, 1991); American 100k record holder (7:00:48)
  • Cliff Young, former winner Westfield Sydney to Melbourne; holds numerous world age records

Tomoe Abe (born 13 August 1971) is a retired Japanese marathon runner. ... Gordy Ansleigh is the inventor of the Trail Ultramarathon, a form of extreme long-distance trail running. ... Suprabha Beckjord is an ultramarathon runner. ... Edit Bérces (born May 16, 1964, Zalaegerszeg, Hungary) is an ultramarathon runner, world record holder, former world and European champion. ... Though little known to the general public, Ted Corbitt (born in 1919) is a key figure in the history of running. ... Bruce Fordyce is a South African marathon and ultramarathon athlete. ... The Comrades Marathon is a South African ultramarathon run over a distance of approximately 90 km. ... Wallace (Wally) Henry Hayward is a South African endurance athlete with a 60 year career. ... Bernd Heinrich (born April 19, 1940, in Germany) teaches in the zoology department at the University of Vermont and is the author of a number of books about nature writing, zoology, ecology, and evolution. ... Table of natural history, 1728 Cyclopaedia Natural history is an umbrella term for what are now often viewed as several distinct scientific disciplines of integrative organismal biology. ... Vladimir Kotov (born February 21, 1958) is a retired long-distance runner from Belarus, who competed for the Soviet Union at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow. ... Yiannis Kouros (born February 13, 1956 in Tripolis, Arcadia, Greece) is a Greek/Australian ultra marathon runner based in Melbourne. ... Frith van der Merwe is a South African athlete. ... Stu Mittleman stands out in the ultramarathon field for running 1,000 miles in 11 days, 20 hours 36 min. ... Arthur Francis Hamilton Newton (born 20 May 1883, Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, England died 7 September 1959, Hillingdon, Middlesex, England[1]) was an endurance athlete. ... See also Jesper Olsen, danish soccer player. ... Ann Trason (b. ... The Western States Endurance Run, known commonly as the Western States 100, is a running race that takes place on trails in Californias Sierra Nevada. ... Cliff Young (1922—2 November 2003) was a former athlete, best noted for his Marathon win at 61 years of age. ...

Ultracycling

Extra long distance bicycle races are also referred to as "ultramarathons" or "ultracycling" events. In cycling, there is no specific distance that is directly analogous to runners' 26 miles ( 42 km ), so the definition of cycling ultramarathon is not set in stone. Generally, all events that last 12 hours or longer or cover distances of over 200 miles ( so-called "double century" ) can be considered ultramarathons. Some examples of ultramarathons include Race Across America and its qualifying races. The Race Across America, or RAAM, is an ultra marathon bicycle race across the USA that started in 1982 as the Great American Bike Race. ...


See also

The International Association of Ultra Runners regulates and sanctions race events longer than the marathon distance of 42. ... Multiday races are ultramarathon running events which are typically either segmented into daily events of a specified distance or time, or staged so that runners can run as far as they want, at their own discretion, over a set course or over a set number of days. ...

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Athletics events

Sprints: 60 m | 100 m | 200 m | 400 m Image File history File links Broom_icon. ... Sprints are short running races in athletics. ... 60 metres is a sprint event in athletics. ... For other uses, see 1 E2 m. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... 400 m is a common track running event. ...


Hurdles: 60 m hurdles | 100 m hurdles | 110 m hurdles | 400 m hurdles Hurdling In track and field athletics there are sprint hurdle races and long hurdle races. ... A hurdling World Champion, Perdita Felicien, Canada. ... Womens 100 m hurdles at the Atlanta Olympic Games The 100 m hurdles are an Olympic track and field athletics discipline run by women. ... The 110m Hurdles are an Olympic track and field athletics discipline run by men. ... Womens 400m Hurdles The 400m Hurdles are an Olympic track and field (athletics) discipline. ...


Middle distance: 800 m | 1500 m | 3000 m | steeplechase Middle distance track events are track races longer than sprints up to (and arguably including) 5000 meters. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... The 1,500 metres is a premier middle distance track event. ... A track event where you run 7 and 1/2 times around a 400m track. ... The steeplechase is an obstacle race in athletics (track and field), which derives its name from the steeplechase in horse racing. ...


Long distance: 5,000 m | 10,000 m | half marathon | marathon | ultramarathon | multiday races | Cross country running For long track speedskating, see Speed skating. ... 5000 meters, a popular running distance also known as a 5 km, colloquially five-K (equal to 3. ... ... In athletics, a half marathon is a race over half the distance of a marathon, i. ... Modern day marathon runners The word marathon refers to a long-distance road running event of 42. ... Multiday races are ultramarathon running events which are typically either segmented into daily events of a specified distance or time, or staged so that runners can run as far as they want, at their own discretion, over a set course or over a set number of days. ... The Minnesota State Highschool Cross Country Meet A cross country race in Seaside, Oregon. ...


Relays: 4 × 100 m | 4 × 400 m;       Racewalking;       Wheelchair racing During a relay race, members of a team take turns swimming or running (usually with a baton) parts of a circuit or performing a certain action. ... The 4 × 100 metres relay or sprint relay is an athletics track event run in lanes over one lap of the track with four runners completing 100 meters each. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Mens 20 km walk during the 2005 World Championships in Athletics in Helsinki, Finland. ... Wheelchair racingis the racing of wheelcahirs, typically by athletes who are unable to run. ...


Throws: Discus | Hammer | Javelin | Shot put “Discus” redirects here. ... The modern or Olympic hammer throw is an athletic throwing event where the object to be thrown is a heavy steel ball attached with wire (maximum 4 ft (1. ... An athlete throwing the javelin. ... Shot put The shot put is an athletics (track and field) event involving putting (throwing in a pushing motion) a heavy metal ball (called the shot) as far as possible. ...


Jumps: High jump | Long jump | Pole vault | Triple jump This article is about the athletic event. ... Long jumper at the GE Money Grand Prix in Helsinki, July 2005. ... Pole vaulting is an athletic event where a person uses a long, flexible pole (usually made either of fiberglass or carbon fiber) as an aid to leap over a bar. ... This article is about the athletics event. ...


Combination: Pentathlon | Heptathlon | Decathlon The womens pentathlon was contested in the Olympics from 1964 until 1980, and it was replaced in the 1984 games with the heptathlon. ... A heptathlon is a sportive contest made up of seven events (from the Greek hepta (seven) and athlon (contest)). More specifically, the term heptathlon refers to an athletics event consisting of seven events. ... Decathlon is an athletic event combining 10 track and field events. ...


Highly uncommon: Standing high jump | Standing long jump | Standing triple jump The Standing high jump is an athletic event that was featured in the Olympics from 1900 to 1912. ... The standing long jump is an athletic event that was featured in the Olympics from 1900 to 1912. ... The standing triple jump is an athletic sport. ...


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Ultramarathon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (690 words)
An ultramarathon is any running event longer than the marathon length of 42.195 kilometres (26.2 miles, 45,760 yards).
There are generally two types of ultramarathon events: runs for a specified distance and runs for a specified time (with the winner covering the most distance in that time).
The most common distances run are 50 and 100 miles or 50 and 100 kilometres, though several other distances, e.g., double marathons, 100 mile, or multiday races of 1000 miles or even longer are also contested.
Badwater Ultramarathon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (963 words)
It is a 135 mile (215 km) course starting at 282 feet (85 m) below sea level in the Badwater Basin, in California's Death Valley, and ending at an elevation of 8360 feet (2548 m) at Whitney Portal, the trailhead to Mount Whitney.
In compliance with National Park and Forest Service permitting rules, this is not a competitive race but a "solo" crossing (as in, "not a part of the official race", which is not to be confused with Ulrich's use of "solo" to designate an unassisted crossing).
Any competitor who completes both the Badwater Ultramarathon and the Furnace Creek 508 bicycle race (also held in Death Valley) during the same calendar year is awarded the Death Valley Cup.
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