2019 Biggest Ultrarunning Races

By finisher count. North American races only.
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015
Finishers Event Winner
244

Rock/Creek StumpJump 50K

Oct 12 / 50 KM / Chattanooga TN
243

The North Face Grand Traverse Mountain Run

Aug 31 / 40 Miles / Crested Butte CO
242

Ice Age Trail

May 11 / 50 KM / La Grange WI
241

Bighorn

Jun 14 / 32 Miles / Dayton WY
240

Canadian Death Race

Aug 03 / 125 KM / Grande Cache AB
240

Marin Ultra Challenge

Mar 09 / 50 KM / Sausalito CA
239

Rio Del Lago

Nov 02 / 100 Miles / Granite Bay CA
239

Minnesota Voyageur

Jul 27 / 50 Miles / Carlton MN
237

Salmon Falls 50K

Feb 23 / 50 KM / Pilot Hill CA
232

Grayson Highlands 50k

May 04 / 50 KM / Mouth of Wilson VA
232

The North Face Endurance Challenge Wisconsin

Sep 14 / 50 KM / Dousman WI
231

Behind the Rocks Ultra

Mar 23 / 50 KM / Moab UT
228

Skyline to the Sea

Oct 05 / 50 KM / Saratoga CA
228

Speedgoat

Jul 20 / 50 KM / Snowbird Resort UT
227

Avalon Benefit 50

Jan 12 / 50 Miles / Avalon CA
226

Table Rock Ultras

Sep 21 / 50 KM / Morganton NC
226

Sun Mountain

May 18 / 50 KM / Winthrop WA
225

Tunnel Hill 100

Nov 09 / 100 Miles / Vienna IL
222

Crown King Scramble

Mar 30 / 50 KM / Phoenix AZ
221

Javelina Jundred

Oct 26 / 100 KM / Fountain Hills AZ
219

Never Summer 100K

Jul 27 / 100 KM / Gould CO
218

Bandera

Jan 05 / 50 KM / Bandera TX
217

Noble Canyon

Sep 21 / 50 KM / Pine Valley CA
214

Dirty German Endurance Fest

May 11 / 50 KM / Philadelphia PA
213

Black Canyon Trail

Feb 16 / 60 KM / Mayer AZ
210

Ultra Trail de México

Oct 24 / 100 KM / Huasca de Ocampo
208

Quebec Mega Trail (QMT)

Jun 29 / 52 KM / Beaupré QC
208

Howl at the Moon 8 Hour

Aug 10 / 8 Hours / Danville IL
208

Wasatch Front

Sep 05 / 100 Miles / Kaysville UT
208

Rocky Raccoon

Feb 02 / 100 Miles / Huntsville TX
206

Chippewa 50k

Apr 27 / 50 KM / New Auburn WI
205

Burning Man Ultra

Aug 27 / 50 KM / Black Rock City NV
204

The Bear

Sep 27 / 100 Miles / Logan UT
204

Superior Spring Trail Race

May 18 / 50 KM / Lutsen MN
199

Wild Duluth Races

Oct 19 / 50 KM / Duluth MN
198

Jemez Mountain

May 25 / 50 KM / Los Alamos NM
198

Grindstone

Oct 04 / 100 Miles / Swoope VA
197

The Algonquin 50K

Feb 09 / 50 KM / Pocomoke City MD
197

Bryce 100

May 18 / 60 KM / Bryce Canyon UT
197

Oregon Coast 50K / 30K

Oct 12 / 50 KM / Yachats OR
196

Arches Ultra

Jan 26 / 50 KM / Moab UT
195

Virginia Run for Cancer

Apr 27 / 24 Hours / Hampton VA
193

The Pistol Ultra Run

Mar 16 / 50 KM / Alcoa TN
191

Bryce 100

May 18 / 50 KM / Bryce Canyon UT
190

Brazos Bend 50

Apr 06 / 50 KM / Needville TX
190

Strolling Jim™

May 04 / 40 Miles / Wartrace TN
189

Bryce 100

May 18 / 50 Miles / Bryce Canyon UT
188

FOURmidable

Feb 16 / 50 KM / Cool CA
187

Bighorn

Jun 14 / 100 Miles / Dayton WY
187

White River 50

Jul 27 / 50 Miles / Crystal Mountain WA

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Frozen Gnome
  • Jan 11, 2020
  • Crystal Lake, IL
50 KM