May 2017: Ultramarathons Calendar

01 May 2017 02:00
Jean-Loup Fenaux

Here is a selection of Ultramarathons organized in May 2017 that were previously featured in our monthly newsletter.


Cruel Jewel 100
Cruel Jewel Ultramarathon May 15, 2015
Credit : Arad M Gharehbaghi

North America – USA – South Atlantic – Georgia

The 106 mile race takes place on the trails and mountain roads of the beautiful Chattahoochee National Forest in the North Georgia Mountains.

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Westcountry Ultra
Westcountry Ultra flat 50

Europe – United Kingdom – England – Somerset

The event offers two 50-mile courses: one flat and one hilly. The more adventurous can combine the two and run 100 miles in West Somerset.

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100 km de Steenwerck
100 km de Steenwerck
Credit : 100 km de Steenwerck

Europe – France – Nord-Pas-de-Calais – Nord

Run on a 31.430 km circuit the race is one of the oldest 100 km race organized in France.

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Elton Ultra-Trail
Elton lake

Europe – Russia

This extreme race is run around Lake Elton, in a semi-desertic environment, letting you discover what the Russian Steppes are like.

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All Ultramarathons organized in May


A few interviews about races held during the month of May have already been published in this blog. Check them out.