Ultra News

The Last Desert (Antarctica) 2014

[1 November, 2014, Ushuaia] —The Last Desert (Antarctica) is enjoying its biggest year yet as this weekend a diverse, international cast of competitors look to push against their mental and physical limits in the White Continent. This celebrated race, which was first staged in Antarctica in 2006 and is now held every two years, has …

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 …

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