The 2021 ULTRA X is the ultimate high-altitude challenge within the legendary Drakensberg Mountains. This ULTRA X will push athletes to endure some of SA’s toughest routes in the most beautiful area of Southern Africa. The challenge takes athletes on a journey from the highlands of the impressive Freestate province down the Oliviershoek Pass in the Northern Berg into the heart of one SA’s World Heritage sites, the Central Drakensberg.
This event is a fully inclusive package/ Athletes will be presented with 2 Race distances and an option to do it in a Team or Individually.
ULTRA X ( 3.2km Swim / 6km Run / 152km Cycle / 17km Trail Run)
ULTRA Lite (1.6km Swim / 3km Run / 110km Cycle / 10km Trail Run)
The Event entry includes 2 nights full board accommodation, all meals, loaded goodie bags with race apparel as well as fully equipped water tables and feeding stations along the race routes.
The whole family is invited to join the competitors for this epic weekend away in the Drakensberg. The event falls just within the School holidays, making it the perfect weekend away for the family.
Athletes and their families will be looked after at the exclusive and beautiful Champagne Sports Resort. The event is open to families and the kids who can support the athletes along the route. There will be race registration and race briefing on Friday evening and then Prize Giving on Saturday evening.
The event is exclusively limited to 200 competitors, giving each competitor a personal and intimate connection with this exclusive event.
Entries Closing Date:
When entries sell out or the 7th April 2021
More information: ultratri.co.za/ultra-x/
This event supports team entries for certain classes, but teams must consist of 2 participants per team.
Classes and pricing
Available classes for the event
|Class||Distance||Start Time||Price (pp)||2 person team (pp)|
|ULTRA X||188.2 km||08:00||R 7,000.00||-|
|ULTRA X Team||188.2 km 3.2km Swim / 6km Run / 152km Cycle / 27km Run||07:00||-||R 4,950.00|
|ULTRA X Lite||131.6 km||07:30||R 6,200.00||-|
|ULTRA X Lite Team||131.5 km 1.6km Swim / 3km Run / 110km Cycle / 17km Run||07:30||-||R 4,450.00|
Champagne Sports Resort, Cathkin Park, S, Cathkin Park
|Address||Champagne Sports Resort, Cathkin Park, South Africa|