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Julius Farley Takes KPMG West End Wobbler For Clean Sweep In Tortola Torture Triple.

Mar 14, 2023

Julius Farley (2:00:21.4) won the KPMG West End Wobbler on March 5, to make it a clean sweep for the three-race Tortola Torture Triple. Julius made easy work of the 13.48 mile race. With 10,600 feet of elevation change the course took runners from Little Apple Bay around Steele Point and up to Sage Mountain and back.

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Julius Farley and Kat Lindsay Take Teneo Prison Break

Feb 6, 2023

In the Teneo Prison Break, the second race in the Tortola Torture Triple, Julius Farley once gain vanquished Jermaine “JJ” Ricketts, finishing the 15.48km race in 1:15:31. Julius and JJ were neck and neck at the Little Bay aid station 6.6km into the race, but Julius managed to pull ahead in the second stage of…

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January Update

Jan 31, 2023

To date, the 2023 Tortola Torture has 25 individual runners signed up, two 3-person teams and one 3-person team. A strong contingent of BVI runners will be joined by runners from the US, Puerto Rico and Trinidad.

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Mourant Ring Of Fire Kicks Off Tortola Torture Triple

Jan 9, 2023

On Sunday, twenty-two runners shook off the cobwebs of the Christmas festivities in the Mourant Ring Of Fire – a short but sharp 7.78 mile run with 4,760 feet of elevation change. The course saw the runners start in Brewer’s Bay, run up to Sage Mountain and loop back to Brewer’s Bay. Julius Farley and…

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Tortola Torture Triple

Dec 11, 2022

We have formalized our feeder races into the Tortola Torture Triple (TTT). Entry fee will be $20 per race or $50 for all three. If you’ve signed up for Tortola Torture 2023, these events are free.

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Eighth Tortola Torture Set For 2023

Dec 5, 2022

The eighth edition of the Tortola Torture ultramarathon will take place on Saturday, April 15, 2023, on the island of Tortola in the British Virgin Islands. The Tortola Torture is open to individuals, 2-person, and 3-person relay teams.  It’s a 33.74 mile (54km) ultramarathon that circumnavigates Tortola with only 22% on the flat and the…

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Husband & Wife Duo Take Top Slots In 2022 Torture

Apr 13, 2022

The seventh edition of the Tortola Torture took place on Saturday, April 9, with 38 runners competing. In an event first, husband and wife duo – Roddy and Kerry-Ann Dos Santos – took top honours winning the individual mens and womens respectively. Roddy, current record holder for the the 2-person team with Guy Williamson, completed…

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Seventh Tortola Torture This Weekend

Apr 5, 2022

The 2022 edition of the Tortola Torture will take place on Saturday, April 9, with 38 runners competing. Thirteen men and six women will be competing as individuals. They will be joined on the course by one 2-person, and six 3-person teams.

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2021 Event Brings On The Heat

Apr 21, 2021

Seventy-one runners took part in the 2021 KPMG Tortola Torture FU Covid edition. Twenty men and eleven ladies ran as individuals and there were five 2-person and ten 3-person teams. The day was hot, it was hard, it was the Torture!
 Storming Sam Thompson, a 22-year old BVI newbie, caught organisers by surprise by winning the mens with a time of 06:11:37. Justin Smit, competing in his first ever running event, was second with a time of 06:29:26 and Toni Bonzon, who competed in a 2-person team last year, was third in 06:57:46.

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