The 17 Most Influential in Australian Ultra Running

It appears we’re a glutton for punishment here at Ultra168. After the uproar that our global most influential list caused in the land of the free, we thought we’d tone things down somewhat by offering up our opinion of the Read More …

Race Preview: Surf Coast Century

It’s a busy week for ultra running in Australia with no less than three events taking place this forthcoming Saturday. Up in Queensland it’s the longstanding Glasshouse 100s, in NSW the Great North Walk 100s in its new September slot Read More …

Brendan Davies – How to run the perfect 100kms

As part of our series of articles with the forthcoming Surf Coast Century, we thought we’d team up with one of the race ambassadors, Brendan Davies of UP Coaching to get this thoughts on to run the perfect 100kms. Brendan Read More …

ANZ Ultra Running Makes its Mark

Our international readers will have to excuse our rather self-indulgent post today as we wrap-up the goings on from the weekend just past that saw three massive race take place over the course of 48 hours and some amazing results Read More …

Western States 100 Preview & Brendan Davies Interview

In a little over a week, the World’s most famous 100 mile run takes place over on the West Coast of the US – The Western States 100. So why’s some little Aussie backwater website featuring a preview on this Read More …

Buffalo Stampede Preview

This weekend sees a first in Australian ultra and trail running, the first fully-sanctioned SkyRun to be held on our shores in the form of the Buffalo Stampede. Driven by ‘vertical’, Sky Races are known for being tough events where Read More …

Vibram Tarawera 100 Race Preview

After the slight ‘debacle’ of the weekend just gone in Gran Canaria where Ryan Sandes was striped of his win, then reinstated following a ‘communication’ error (not just in translation, but more so the procedure), the UTWT merry go-round turns Read More …

Ultra Runners of the Year

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First of all, thanks to everyone that took the time to vote for our little competition to see whom you, our readers from around the world decided that you would like to be named our Ultra Runners of the Year. Read More …

Australian Ultra Runners of the Year

Following on from our International Ultra Runners of the Year vote, we now turn our focus to our local home-grown Aussie talent – although it seems some of you couldn’t wait and nominated a few Aussies amongst the International runners Read More …