Ultra X Goes Loopy: The Ultimate Endurance Challenge Launches
March 17, 2023
/ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – Global ultra-marathon events series, Ultra X launch their latest format, Ultra X goes Loopy, a timed event where runners will aim to cover the most loops possible in 6 or 12 hours as individuals or teams.
“Ultra X was setup because we wanted to make ultra running more accessible and this event aims to do just that. Ultra X goes Loopy is going to be an amazingly fun, friendly and well supported event allowing every level of runner to get involved”
Sam Heward, Ultra X Co-Founder
About this Race
Ultra X Goes Loopy is an innovative new event, designed to challenge the most experienced ultra runners while also being accessible to those new to the sport. The event will see runners complete a 4.3km loop through stunning trails less than one hour from Central London, with participants able to choose between a 6-hour or 12-hour challenge and do it solo or in teams.
The event will feature a range of facilities and services to support runners, including medical and nutritional support, rest and recovery areas, and a wide range of food and drink options. Participants will also receive a finisher’s medal and an exclusive Ultra X Goes Loopy t-shirt if they so wish. Those who complete the ultra in their event will also receive a special extra award!
Registration for the event opens on the 23rd of March 2023. More information about the race, including registration details and course maps, can be found on the event website.
Date: Saturday 22nd July, 2023
Location: Culden Faw Estate, Marlow Rd, Henley-on-Thames RG9 3AS
Start time: Long course – 7am, Short course – 1pm
Finish – 7pm for all
Further information: https://ultra-x.co/ultra-x-goes-loopy/
About Ultra X
Ultra X organise a series of multi-stage ultra marathons in some of the most exotic and exciting places on the planet. Their mission is to put on life-changing, transformative experiences and provide best in class support to participants to allow anyone to take on one of their events. Ultra X believe that the experience of a multi-stage race is one of the best experiences that anyone can have and their aim is to get more people participating.
“These events will totally change life as you know it. From the people you meet, to the miles you cover, there’s something about the days in the Ultra X bubble that make you feel more alive than ever, even when you’re at your most exhausted.”
James Cooke, Ultra X Competitor