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More than a spectator friendly certified marathon race, That Dam Hill is also London Ontario’s only ultra marathon timed race. In addition to the marathon course the event also includes is also certified for the  Half-marathon,  50K, 50M, 100K, and 100M. And don’t worry, the hill isn’t that big. If anything, it’s more of a molehill. *2020 registration opens March 2020

The Iron Legs Mountain Races are held near Bragg Creek in Kananaskis Country, and can be run either solo or as a relay team of 2 or 3 runners. All 3 distance options, 100K, 60K, or 50M, offer amazing views of the Canadian Rockies and fantastic single track that will challenge every runner. The course is mostly on single track trails with some fire roads and lots of elevation change. Fee(s) $120-150 (100K); $110-140 (50M); $100-130 (60K); $50-65 (20K); $140-225…

The Fat Dog 120 Trail Race may be the most scenic ultra race in Canada. The challenging point to point race straddles 3 stunning provincial parks, and one recreational area in British Columbia’s Cascade Mountains. Expect stunning alpine views, meadows of wildflowers, a good mix of technical and non-technical trails, very little forest service road, a challenging profile, enthusiastic volunteers, and a lake at the end for soaking.  

Sri Chinmoy Ultras is the longest running 24 Hour Race in the world. All Races held outdoors at the Asticou Centre. Since this is a smaller race, individual attention and constant encouragement, Counters to personally record your laps is available. A wide variety of hot & cold vegetarian food & snacks are offered throughout all the Races. There is also a meal after the 12H race and breakfast after the 24H race. Fee(s) $160-180 (24hr, 100M); $120-140(100K); $100-120 (12hr, 50M); $70-90…

The Reckless Raven 50 is a Yukon ultramarathon trail race which can be undertaken solo or as a team of 2. Expect climbs, adventure, out of this world views, and fun aid stations. The event is designed to make you understand why the Yukon is “larger than life”. The race can be done as a solo runner or as 2 persons team, with an exchange close to the mid-point. There are 8 aid stations with snacks, drinks and fun along…

Tenderfoot Boogie is a Sea to Sky Ultra from Squamish to Whistler. Multiple distance options are available, so there is something for everybody. These events are, for the most part, off-road, and at times can be challenging, but relatively easy as ultra races go. You must be physically and mentally prepared to encounter every possible terrain imaginable. Aid stations will be fully-loaded, but you cannot wholly depend on them, know your needs. Fee(s) $105-115 (50M), $95-105 (50K), $75-95 (28K), $50-70…

The Prairie Inn Harriers Running Club present the Annual Harriers 2:18 Run Elk/Beaver Ultras. This fast and flat 10 kilometer trail circuit around Elk and Beaver Lakes is considered as one of the premiere races of its type in North America.  Runners complete 10 laps for the 100K division, 8+ laps for 50 Miles and 5 laps for 50K while walkers complete 4 laps for 40K. The race attracts some of the most high performance ultramarathoners in Canada and the…