BACKYARD ULTRA

- SOUTH AFRICA SERIES -

5 Venues | 5 Races | 1 Backyard Ultra Series Winner

Backyard Ultra comes to South Africa in an exciting national series format and will take participants to 5 locations around the country each with varying terrain and unique challenges. 

Participants are required to consecutively run a distance of 6,706 meters (4.167 miles) in less than one hour. The participants who run the most laps - wins.

'Just One More Lap'

Event Details

How Does it Work

Entry Fee

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Packing Items

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Race Rules

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Current Standing

The Series

There are 5 races in the Backyard Ultra Series - South Africa

If you are looking at running your first half marathon, first marathon or first ultra distance, then the Backyard Ultra Series is your race. Keep going "Just One More Lap" until you decided to stop.

Participants will be awarded points based on their finishing position.

FEBRUARY

#BYUNW

Van Gaalen Cheese Farm, NW

20th Feb

APRIL

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#BYUCT

Welbedacht Wine Estate, WC

24th April

#BYUDBN

Blythendale

KwaDukuza, KZN

19th June

JUNE

SEPTEMBER

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#BYUPE

3 Rivers Trails, Port Elizabeth, EC

18th September

OCTOBER

#BYUJHB

Taroko Trails at Modderfontein, GP

30th October

The Race Village

What you can expect at each venue of the Backyard Ultra Series.

*venue dependent*