Back yard ultra is the brain child of Laz. Race director of the Barkley Marathon and Big Backyard.
We are very excited to be an affiliated Backyard ultra event.
Run On Trails brings you Linkenholt Backyard Ultra. A last person standing event with NO FINISH TIME JUST ONE FINISHER.
Carpark and campsite opens at 1400hrs.
Registration opens at 1500hrs.
Race briefing 1700hrs.
The event starts @1800hrs 9th July and goes on as long as you do.
Every hour, on the hour participants must start and complete a 4.1 mile loop. If you don’t start or are late or don’t finish a loop within the hour then your race is over. The quicker you complete a loop the longer you get to rest, but go out to quick and you WILL BURN YOURSELF OUT. Careful planning is the key. The winner MUST complete one solo lap.
Crew are welcome throughout the event. We will be offering basic food options such as soups and beans and bread but please be as self supporting as you can. Hot water will be available with tea and coffee to hand.
Winner will receive bespoke medal and winners trophy and a £250 donation towards your travel costs should you be invited to the Big Backyard in Tennessee.
Medals will be awarded for key ultra distances 50 mile, 100 mile, 150 mile etc should you pull out at these distances.
Included in your ticket will be entry to the event, free parking for the entirety of the event and camping for you and 2 crew.
We are super excited to bring you this event on a private estate in North Hampshire.
|Date||9th July, 2021|
|Support||crew permitted for the entirety of the event, Parking, Camping, Medics.|
Entry to this event is now closed.