Ultra News

A Culturally Diverse Gobi March Kicks Off in Far-Western China

A remarkable race through one of the most culturally-diverse regions of China’s far northwest gets underway on June 1st as the Gobi March takes to the highest plateaus of the Gobi Desert. The 11th edition of the world-renowned, 250-kilometer rough country footrace will see competitors from 41 countries gathering at the starting line in Bortala …

A Rare Sahara Race in the Ancient Deserts of Jordan

[12 February 2014, Hong Kong] – As the ninth edition of the Sahara Race kicks off on 16 February 2014, competitors will find themselves in one of the most fabled desert-scapes on the planet, beneath the towering sandstone mesas of Jordan’s Wadi Rum, also known as Valley of the Moon. This year’s Sahara Race is …

January Newsletter out now!

News of sponsorship and a 15% discount from RacingThePlanet, plus all the latest news on all of our ultramarathons. http://beyondmarathon.com/?wysija-page=1&controller=email&action=view&email_id=7&wysijap=subscriptions  

Beyond Marathon low cost mobile phone based race timing solution

Beyond Marathon have created a low cost chip timing solution.  We developed this for small organisations who simply cannot afford the high setup and ongoing costs of existing timing systems.  You can purchase and download the Beyond Marathon Race Timer Pro App from the Google or Play store (£4.99). A demo version with less features is available too.  …