Introducing the GB Ultras Virtual Events with Tracking - a set of challenges that will give you a goal to aim for within a set timescale, live online mapping from GB Race Tracker updating your 'virtual' position on the race route with your personalised runner profile and real rewards along the way. Technology from Race Tracker takes participants on great trails from all over Great Britain.
There are virtual distances of 5km, 10km, Half-Marathon, Marathon, 50 Mile Ultra & 100 Mile Ultra to choose from along a variety of GB Ultras routes.
Choose your race
You can choose from the events below, each have different options of distances so there's something available for everyone including the kids!
Ultra Everest 135 Miles
Starts - TBC
Ends - TBC
Arguably the hardest Ultra on the planet, the Everest 135 comes to GB Ultras in the form of a Virtual Event. utilising the same mapping as the actual event in the Himalayas!
Inspired by the "Classic Everest Base Camp trail" covered by Everest climbers in the early 20th century, the route takes the early pioneer’s trail to Everest Base Camp starting from Jiri (1878m) in Nepal, leading its way through Sagarmatha (Everest) National Park to Everest Base Camp.
John O Groats to Lands End 825 Miles
Start - Saturday 20th June 2020
Ends - Saturday 19th September 2020
GO LONG! Here's one of the big hitter's of the GB Ultras Virtual Run Series. Our virtual race links John O'Groats to Lands End covering the length of Great Britain!
You'll have 3 months to complete your run. Simply upload your distance after each run to the link provided at online registration and you'll move along the course map. There will be full mapping of the JOGLE route, you'll be able to view all runner profiles with features that include adding a profile picture and live Checkpoint updates, and we'll even have a Leaderboard so that you can see how everyone is doing!
How it works
Choose your race
During the race
When the race opens you can start your run! (You don't have to complete the race in one run) When you finish your run that day, simply let us know the distance you ran and we will move your pin that distance on the progress map.
Completing the race
At anytime you can view the leaderboard on the GB Racetracker website to see how everyone is doing. The winner of the race will be the person who accumulated the required distance first...simples!