UltraVentures

UltraVentures – A phrase we coined. Races that require significant physical endurance, complicated logistics and take place in exotic lands. The combination of athletics, sport, and logistics in an exotic land.
 
The_Adventurists_Human_Endurance_Races

The Adventurists – We’re The Adventurists. Fighting to make the world less boring: Mongol Rally, Rickshaw Run, Icarus Trophy, Ice Run, Mongol Derby, Kraken Cup, Monkey Run. Read More

 
Grand_Traverse_Human_Endurance_Race

Grand Traverse – The Grand Traverse is a backcountry ski race from Crested Butte to Aspen, Colorado. Competitors travel 40 miles over the Elk Mountains, climbing over 6,800 vertical feet. To ensure their safety, racers must have a partner, carry mandatory gear, and start at midnight when avalanche danger is low. Read More

 
OTILLO_Swim_Run_Human_Endurance_Race

ÖTILLÖ (Island to Island) – The original swimrun race, it is the Swimrun World Championship. To finish the ÖTILLÖ course from dawn to dusk, the competitors must  be very fit and they must be very fast in and out of the water as there are 46 transitions. The teams swim between the 24 islands and run over them. The total distance is 75 kilometres of which 10 km are open-water swimming and 65 km are trail-running. Read More

 
MOLOKAI_2_OAHU_PADDLEBOARD

Molokai 2 Oahu Paddleboard World Championships – GROUNDED IN TRADITION – Paddling has been a part of Hawaiian heritage since early Polynesians navigated thousands of miles of open ocean guided by nothing more than currents, wind and stars. The Molokai 2 Oahu Paddleboard World Championships honors the spirit and accomplishments of these voyagers with the most challenging prone/stand-up paddle race in the world. Read More

 
Iditarod

Even after the advent of the airplane, dog teams continued to be widely used for local transportation and day-to-day work, particularly in Native villages. Mushers and their teams played important but little remembered roles in World War II in Alaska, particularly in helping the famous Eskimo Scouts patrol the vast winter wilderness of western Alaska. The Last Great Race