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The Great Himalayan Ultra 2024, 900km Extreme-August Dates TBA

Le Ladakh , India

Inspire India brings you the world’s highest Ultra Race… With a start point elevation higher than any point on any Ultra Race in the world! Racers must report one week before the start of the race for acclimatization. For 2024, there will be three events; 444km solo self-supported, 600km solo or relay, and 900km solo or relay. The 600 and 900 km events are now recognized as RAAM Qualifiers for the solo racers.SPECIAL NOTE: Being a High Altitude Race, all racers will be required (mandatory) to report in Leh between 8-10 days before race start. While this is for us […]

Race Type: RAAM Qualifier

The Great Himalayan Ultra 2024, 600km-August 2024 dates TBA

Le Ladakh , India

Inspire India brings you the world’s highest Ultra Race… With a start point elevation higher than any point on any Ultra Race in the world! Racers must report one week before the start of the race for acclimatization. For 2022, there will be three events; 444km solo self-supported, 600km solo or relay, and 900km solo or relay. The 600 and 900 km events are now recognized as RAAM Qualifiers for the solo racers. The 444km race is not a RAAM qualifier. SPECIAL NOTE: Being a High Altitude Race, all racers will be required (mandatory) to report in Leh between 8-10 […]

Race Type: RAAM Qualifier

Tour of Central Iowa-August 2024 Dates TBA

Cumming IA, United States

The Tour of Central Iowa is multi-distance, multi-surface bicycle event that takes place in beautiful rural south central Iowa. Most racers will choose to tackle the Friday evening hill climb, or the Saturday 100K, or 200K gravel races as a solo endeavor. Some will find an adventurous partner and tackle the 200K distance as a team. A select few will take on the ultimate challenge of the Mann Powered 380, honoring Joe Mann. Joe was a fellow Iowan, an avid endurance cyclist, and dear friend who was taken from the lives of those who loved and knew him far too […]

Race Type: RAAM Qualifier

Mid Atlantic Ultra – 24hr, 2024

We feature a non drafting 24 hour RAAM qualifier race and a drafting 12 hour race, along with a 100 Mile Race. A non competitive century ride is also an option for those looking to enjoy a more leisurely pace. The 26 mile loop will take you through rural areas of Beaufort County. We are located in the coastal region of North Carolina. This is an extremely flat course! It is the perfect venue for riders that are self supported. You are allowed to park your vehicle inside the secure "Bus" parking lot. This is what serves as the Start/Finish […]

Race Type: RAAM Qualifier

Race Around Austria, 2024

St. Georgen , Austria

The Extreme Race Around Austria is, with its 2,200 km, alongside the border of Austria the toughest bike race in Europe and a qualifying race for the legendary Race Across America. This ain't no tour, it's not a stage race. Time is running non-stop till the finish line, either by yourself or in a team. Team Race Around Austria, tow or four athletes share the route individually.

Race Around Aomori 2024

Shin Aormori Station , Japan

The 1000km race makes a big loop around the boundary of Aomori Prefecture, taking the racer from the Pacific Coast to the Japan Sea Coast. Minimal traffic roads will take the rider through pine forests that line rugged coastlines, birch covered mountains, three large lakes, rice fields and apple orchards surrounding the conical shaped Mountain Iwaki. An additional perk of this ride is a communal hot spring bath right on a beach that the racer might love dipping into before resuming on the last 250km stretch of the race.

Race Type: RAAM Qualifier

Hoodoo 500 – 2024

St. George UT, United States

Welcome to the Hoodoo 500 ultra-marathon cycling event presented by Planet Ultra! The most epic and challenging event of its kind, the Hoodoo 500 route passes through or around three National Parks, three National Monuments and several Utah State Parks. The scenery varies from majestic cliffs and striking red rock hoodoos to aspen and pine forests and high mountain meadows. All the best of Utah’s Color Country! Geologically speaking, hoodoos are tall, skinny spires of rock that protrude from the bottom of arid basins and sedimentary rock. Mystically speaking, hoodoo means a magical spell; which is what the Hoodoo 500 […]

Bonneville 808 Challenge-2024 September dates TBA

Mont Tremblant, Quebec, CA , Canada

The cycling event remains recognizable by its 404km long unique loop. Cyclists of all levels will be able to choose their own challenge between 100km and 808km, as a solo or in a team. The 808 Challenge is a great event to get inspired whether you are a beginner or an experienced cyclist. Because of our great corporate rates and packages, you can participate with your colleagues, clients or employees and work on your team building! Get on your bike! RAAM qualifier 808km.

Race Type: RAAM Qualifier

The Silver State 508, 2024

Reno NV, United States

Founded by John Marino in 1983 and recognized as “The Toughest 48 hours in Sport”, it is the world’s premier 48-hour ultra cycling race. This 508-mile bicycle race, commonly known as “The 508,” is revered the world over for its epic mountain climbs, stark desert scenery, desolate roads, and its reputation as one of the toughest but most gratifying endurance challenges available, bar none. The Silver State 508 is a Race Across AMerica (RAAM) Qualifier.

Race Type: RAAM Qualifier

Natchez Trace 444, 2024

Nashville TN, United States

444 miles on one road, with no stop signs, no turns, no driveways, no dogs, no Walmarts...striking really. One of the most beautiful parkways in the US and a perfect venue for an ultra-endurance cycling event. A RIDE THROUGH 10,000 YEARS OF HISTORY THE NATCHEZ TRACE PARKWAY IS A 444-MILE RECREATIONAL ROAD AND SCENIC DRIVE THROUGH THREE STATES. IT ROUGHLY FOLLOWS THE "OLD NATCHEZ TRACE" A HISTORIC TRAVEL CORRIDOR USED BY AMERICAN INDIANS, "KAINTUCKS," EUROPEAN SETTLERS, SLAVE TRADERS, SOLDIERS, AND FUTURE PRESIDENTS.

Race Type: RAAM Qualifier

Shivalik Signature 2024

Una Himachal Pradesh , India

An Ultra Cycling Race event of 615 Km which is a non-stop race. The race starts from Chandigarh, a city designed and conceptualised by world renowned architect Le Corbusier and his fellow architect Pierre Jeannerret. The event will see the riders cycling across the plains of Punjab and the Kandi region, which lies in the lower Shivalik Hills, of the Kamahi Devi circuit. Shivalik Signature is listed in the qualifiers for the world’s toughest bicycle race- Race Across America, which runs from the west coast to east coast of USA.

Race Across India 2024

Srinager , India

PLEASE NOTE REVISED START DATE! Race Across India is a 3651 km race across north to south of INDIA, crossing 12 States, with temperature range of 0C to 25C , and crossing major cities like Delhi, Nagpur, Hyderabad, Bangalore. It is the Longest Cycling Race event in Asia continent. The race welcomes entrants in either solo, 2X or 4X relay teams.

Race Type: RAAM Qualifier

Race the Pearl – 2024-October dates TBA

Dondra , Sri Lanka

RACE THE PEARL is a 24 Hr Cycling Challenge that will push all known physical and mental boundaries in an attempt to ride a bicycle across Sri Lanka, the Pearl of the Indian Ocean. Some will Race and some will Ride. The route is between the furthest two points of Point Pedro and Dondra head and will almost bisect the island and take you through a varied mix of terrain of pan-flat straight-arrow roads, mild uphills and downhills, green and barren land, while riding through day and night, rain and shine. An Exhilarating, Exotic, and Epic Endurance Challenge that stacks […]

Race Type: RAAM Qualifier

The Psycho 48

Bayboro, NC 340 Seawell Loop Rd, Bayboro, North Carolina

Eastern North Carolina is world renowned for its flat, smooth, and quiet roads-A true rider's paradise. The Psycho course is a 35 mile loop; do as many or as few loops as you want.   North American 24 hour Championship.

The Deccan Cliffhanger 11th Edition (2024)

Keshavbaug Pune D.P. Road, Kothrud, Pune, Maharashtra, IN

The Deccan Cliffhanger is India’s signature Ultracycle Race! The race starts on the Deccan Plateau, goes over the Sahyadri mountains and drops through dense forests covered cliffs to finish on the coastline in Goa. A 646 Km (400 Mile) Ultra Cycling Race from Pune to Goa, comprising solo and relay team categories. The Relay event is RAAM style, and the Solo Race is a Race Across America Qualifier. All racers in all categories must have a support vehicle and crew. The Deccan Cliffhanger is a Fast paced, competitive race that heads for the beach! The Race is open to Solo Self Supported […]


6/12/24 “World Time Trial Championships”, 24hr (2024)

Borrego Springs Christmas Circle, Borrego Springs, CA, United States

A popular and highly competitive event, run in the flat desert east of San Diego, CA.  The course runs on an 18mi, mostly-flat loop, changing to a shorter loop for the last portion of the available time.  The event often fills, so registration as early as possible is advised. (Note, while the name of this event includes the wording as world championship, it is not sanctioned as such by WUCA and the bonus points associated with that status do not apply.)

Bessies Creek: Gulf Coast 511 2024

La Grange, TX La Grange

Bessies Creek 511 has moved to a more quiet course and a new date of NOV 8, allowing for racers to ride 36 hours to complete the course. RAAM qualifier for those who race the 24 hour race, must ride 400+ miles for RAAM qualifier.

Race Around Karnataka-December dates TBA 2024

Bengaluru , India

RAKA is an ultracycling race designed to shatter your limits, your physical endurance, your mental strength, your planning, your emotions, basically questioning what are you made of. It is an unique event designed by Team Srini, happening for the first time and planned to be a modular annual ultracycling event in the coming years. RAKA covers 2,240kms involving the entire state of Karnataka.   RAAM qualifier.

Race Type: RAAM Qualifier

Bike Sebring 2025

Spring Lake 209 Spring Lake Rd., Sebring, Florida

Bike Sebring is back! February 15th-16th 2025. RAAM qualifier. For more information https://www.bikesebring.com

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