Down Under 135
is one of the Southern Hemisphere's
​Gnarliest Foot Races

Down Under 135 is created by 4 mates who have shown and proven in its first 3 years that DU135 is one of the gnarliest, super demanding and extreme foot races offered anywhere in Australia. Covering 135 miles ( 217 km ) single stage non-stop from start to finish, competitors will adventure across the single trails of the Lerderderg and Wombat State Forests in Victoria located only 40km west of the Melbourne Airport and CBD. 

There's 2 ways you can tackle DU135 which way will you opt for?
1. 135 miles self supported unassisted no crew no pacer  
2. 135 miles with a crew from start to finish and a optional pacer from O'Briens Crossing on day 1

Upcoming Races

May 13 2022
135 Miles
Gnarly, Technical, Aggressive Vert, Beautiful - enough said
30,000 30,000 ft.
Out and Back Course
9 Aid Stations
54 :00 Cutoff
4 Elevation Rating
Very hilly, ~7500-12,500 feet in 50 miles
5 Surface Rating
Very rough trail


135 Miles View course top times

Date Finishers Top Result (M) Top Result (F)
05/14/21 No Results Posted. Submit Results
05/15/20 No Results Posted. Submit Results
05/03/19 9 44:28:00 49:37:00
04/06/18 5 49:05:32

125 Miles 2017 Short Course View course top times

Date Finishers Top Result (M) Top Result (F)
04/07/17 5 39:34:00
We try to keep the most accurate information about this race, but changes do happen. Always visit the official race website for the most up to date information. If you see an error, please let us know
2019 finishers received a gold pan to celebrate their efforts in gold country 2019 winner and CR holder Michael Stuart from NZ

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