Ultra Fiord is an international Trail Running event that takes place in the extreme southern end of Chilean Patagonia, Magallanes Region, Last Hope Province. Since 2015, the event has brought together runners from more than 30 countries, all of whom has traveled to the Patagonia’s extreme south to fulfill this dream of running in one of the planet’s most pristine places. A few notable runners that have passed through these Ultra Fiord territories are Jeff Browning (USA), Xavier Thevenard (France), Benoit Girondel (France), Philipp Reiter (Germany), Krissy Moehl (USA), Ragna Debats (Netherlands), Pere Aurell (Spain), Genís Zapater (Spain), Fernando Nazário (Brazil), Manu Vilaseca (Brazil) and Piotr Hercog (Poland), among others.

Since its origin, Ultra Fiord surprised the trail running world with its trails in one of the most remote and wild zones throughout Patagonia. A few of the most iconic images have been of the high-mountain passes, the glacier crossings and the views towards and fjords and mountains in Torres del Paine National Park. Ultra Fiord takes place during autumn in the southern hemisphere, and the meteorology is one of the fundamental factors that define the event’s character.

In its first five editions, the event has included distances ranging from 30km to 100 Miles. However, in the new race model, which will launch in April 2020, the longer distances have been shortened, while also generating options for one or two race stages, which will ultimately also help conserve the event’s most emblematic geographical area. In this new format, there will be eight available race options: five in one stage (1 race day) and three in combinations of two stages (2 race days), meaning a runner is able to complete total race distances of 21K, 42K, 50K, 60K, 80K, 95K, 115K or 136K. Within this new context, the longest race distance is to run 50K the first day and 50 Miles (80km) the second day. It may seem that there are few differences in km between race options, but, beyond the total distance aspect, each route has its own character, its own difficulty, and its own charm!!

Ultra Fiord is a unique and unforgettable experience, but at the moment of deciding whether to participate, it is very important to consider that, with the exception of the 21K, this event has been designed for mountain runners with experience. The race routes penetrate mountainous areas that are both in the wild and without vehicle access. In addition, the climate is restless, and can even sometimes become hostile. Therefore, before making the decision to register, we invite you to review all of the available information on our webpage and even invite you to write us expressing any and all concerns. Even though you must pass a selection process to register for the race, the most important aspect of registration is that you have the security that you are preparing for this challenge!

Upcoming Races

Apr 25 2020
42 KM
1 Stage
Single Loop Course
5 Aid Stations
8 :00 Cutoff
5 Elevation Rating
Mountainous, >12,500 feet in 50 miles
5 Surface Rating
Very rough trail
Apr 24 2020
50 KM
1 Stage
Point-to-Point Course
7 Aid Stations
16 :00 Cutoff
5 Elevation Rating
Mountainous, >12,500 feet in 50 miles
5 Surface Rating
Very rough trail
Apr 25 2020
60 KM
1 Stage
Single Loop Course
5 Aid Stations
18 :00 Cutoff
5 Elevation Rating
Mountainous, >12,500 feet in 50 miles
5 Surface Rating
Very rough trail
Apr 25 2020
80 KM
1 Stage
Point-to-Point Course
7 Aid Stations
22 :00 Cutoff
5 Elevation Rating
Mountainous, >12,500 feet in 50 miles
5 Surface Rating
Very rough trail
Apr 24 2020
95 KM
2 Stages: Day 1: 50K Day 2: 42K
12 Aid Stations
32 :00 Cutoff
5 Elevation Rating
Mountainous, >12,500 feet in 50 miles
5 Surface Rating
Very rough trail
Apr 24 2020
115 KM
2 Stages: Day 1: 50K Day 2: 60K
12 Aid Stations
34 :00 Cutoff
5 Elevation Rating
Mountainous, >12,500 feet in 50 miles
5 Surface Rating
Very rough trail
Apr 24 2020
136 KM
2 Stages: Day 1: 50K Day 2: 80K
14 Aid Stations
38 :00 Cutoff
5 Elevation Rating
Mountainous, >12,500 feet in 50 miles
5 Surface Rating
Very rough trail

Results

100 KM View course top times

Date Finishers Top Result Top Result (F)
04/02/18 No Results Posted. Submit Results
04/07/17 39 14:38:00 18:32:00
04/14/16 No Results Posted. Submit Results

70 KM View course top times

Date Finishers Top Result Top Result (F)
04/02/18 No Results Posted. Submit Results
04/07/17 46 8:46:22 9:45:21
04/14/16 No Results Posted. Submit Results

50 KM View course top times

Date Finishers Top Result Top Result (F)
04/02/18 No Results Posted. Submit Results
04/06/17 53 5:44:54 7:56:35
04/14/16 No Results Posted. Submit Results

100 Miles View course top times

Date Finishers Top Result Top Result (F)
04/02/18 No Results Posted. Submit Results
04/06/17 24 23:16:00 28:33:00
04/14/16 No Results Posted. Submit Results
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.

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