54K ultramarathon on Tortola in the British Virgin Islands with only 22% on the flat, the rest on hot and humid hills with 12,000 feet of elevation change.
Registration, Pasta Party & Race Briefing - Friday, April 12, Nanny Cay, 5:30pm
COURSE CHANGE: Left at Stoutt's Lookout Water Stop, down to Cane Garden Bay, ascend out of Cane Garden Bay, and then down to Brewer's Bay...
Finish Line - Trellis Bay Market - Finish Line drinks - Flying Guinness, Baileys Express (Baileys Espresso, Chocolate Milk, Whipped cream and sprinkles), food, bar & DJ
2019 RACE RULES & MANDATORY KIT
Mandatory Kit, Cut-Off times & New Rules For Support Vehicles
Read 'em and weep...
All the fun from 2018....
12,000 feet of elevation change around Tortola
Sliding scale of fees, sign up before 2019!
Mandatory Kit & Cut-Off times
Can you get your name on the hero wall?
BVI Runners Take On The Wings For Life World Run
Jules Potgieter and Sergio Dantas put in great efforts in today’s Wings For Life World Run. Globally over 81,496 runners took part. Sergio was 8,342 overall having run 23.88km in just over 2 hours before he was caught by the Catcher Car; Jules was 8,508 having covered 23.74km before she was caught – and 1,096…
2019 KPMG Tortola Torture A Battle Of The Virgin Islands
Runners from the British and US Virgin Islands duked it out in the mens and ladies divisions. The US Virgin Islands won this year’s event with TJ Hindes from St John taking the mens with a time of 04:54:33.8, while Allison Janusziewicz from St Croix took the ladies in 06:08:54.10.
A screaming hot adventure through the winding roads of Tortola Island. The steep ascents and descents combined with the beautiful blue water views will leave you breathless. This is a bucket list race that will be one you will remember for the rest of your life!
2018 Winner & New Record Holder
If you consider yourself a runner of any distance from 5k to ultra this race needs to be on your radar for next year. Vacation in Tortola, go on a once in a lifetime run around the island, then spend the rest of the day celebrating at the finish line. A destination race that can’t be topped.
2018 Ladies Winner
After that easy 10, the race begins a series of relentless, incredibly steep, and constant series of climbs and descents, that systemically squash your soul. And, this goes on until the very last mile.
It was probably the best organised race that I have ever ran anywhere in the world.