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Backyard Ultra Team Championship

Tarokop Trail Park, Modderfontein

15th October 2022

 

The Backyard Ultra Team Championship is the opportunity to represent your country on a national team and compete in the International Team Championship in October. This is also a chance to win a slot to the Individual World Championship at Big Bog's Backyard in 2023.

 

The top 15 Backyard Ultra runners will join forces to compete again the rest of the world. The country who records the furthest individual distance would be crowned World Champs.

 

There are 15 slots available for the Team Champs.

The winner of a Silver Ticket event between Aug ’21 and Aug ’22 automatically gets selected to represent their country. The remaining slots will be filled by those participants who have the completed the most laps and any Backyard Ultra event between the same period.

 

Silver Ticket Event Winners

The participants below have automatically qualified for SA Champs as they won their respective Silver Ticket event.

 

2021

Potch BYU 'Sep'

Michael Coles

Sep - 3 Rivers Trails BYU 'Sep'

Thembinkosi Sojola

Delta Park BYU 'Oct'

Lucky Miya

Taroko Trails BYU 'Oct'

Thembinkosi Sojola

 

2022

Taroko Trails BYU 'Feb'

Thembinkosi Sojola

Potch BYU 'Apr'

Henk Mulder

Delta Park BYU 'May'

Jacov Lalou

 

Remaining Silver Ticket Event

Below are the remaining Silver Ticket events for the allocated qualifying period.

The winner of these events will automatically get a slot into the SA Team Champs.

May - Helderberg Farm BYU

Jul - 3 Rivers Trails BYU

Jul - Ezemvelo BYU

Jul – Langkloof BYU

 

TOTAL TEAM SLOTS - 15

TOTAL SLOTS TAKEN BY CURRENT SILVER TICKET WINNERS - 5

Michael Coles | Thembinkosi Sojola | Lucky Miya | Henk Mulder | Jacov Lalou

TOTAL SLOTS AVAILABLE AT REMAINING SILVER TICKET EVENTS - 4

TOTAL SLOTS AVAILABLE FOR TOP PERFORMERS - 6

The remaining slots will be filled from those runners who have completed the most number of laps at any of the above Silver Ticket Events.

CLICK HERE for detailed list of results