Our Mission

Our mission at Planet Ultra is to organize, promote, and produce the highest quality endurance cycling and running events in the Southwest (CA, NV, UT). Our goal is to foster a healthy lifestyle and sense of camaraderie and community among adventurous athletes, while providing challenges and incentives to push farther and harder. On Planet Ultra, your bodies and your bicycles are both a means of transportation and a tool for self-discovery while exploring the whole panorama of roads, places, sights and sounds that the great outdoors has to offer.

The Way of Planet Ultra

Planet Ultra is a state of mind, a way of life, a place to seek solace and inspiration, to find insight and inspiration. Planet Ultra exists everywhere in the hearts and minds of all that live by our motto, “by endurance we conquer.”

Everesting Challenge

Nov 30-Dec 28, 2020: Anywhere USA! Climb 29,029′ in 29 days or less! 

Camino Real Double

Feb 13, 2021: The best of Orange, Riverside, and San Diego Counties. About 8,500′ of Climbing!

Death Valley Century

Mar 6, 2021: We’re back in epic Death Valley! 50, 62 and 100 mile options. 300 rider limit!

Solvang Double

Mar 20, 2021: A great entry level double in So Cal’s most scenic and most popular cycling region!

Solvang Spring Tour

Mar 22-27, 2021: A week of the best cycling in Solvang and the Santa Ynez Valley.

Gran Fondo Las Vegas

Apr 3, 2021: The best game in town! Includes the spectacular Red Rock Scenic Drive.

Mulholland Challenge

Apr 10, 2021: Agoura, CA. The toughest Century in So Cal! 52, 73 & 106 mile options!

Mulholland Double

Apr 10, 2021: Agoura, CA.
The Toughest Southern Californa Double!

Mt. Laguna Classic

May 1, 2021: Pine Valley, CA. NEW! King of the Mountains Challenge – Stage #2

Volcano Grinder 120K

May 15, 2021: Veyo, UT. Gravel race with 56% dirt and 44% asphalt. Near St. George and Zion National Park.

Heartbreak Hundred

May 29, 2021: Frazier Park, CA. King of the Mountains Century Challenge, Stage 3.

Heartbreak Double

May 29, 2021: The BEST So Cal double route by far! NO junk miles- but lots of great climbing!

Eastern Sierra Double

June 5, 2021: Bishop, CA. One of the most beautiful double routes you will ever ride.

ToTF

June 12, 2021: Santa Clarita, CA: Quiet roads in the Los Padres and Angeles Crest National Forests.

Fire Road 100K

August 14, 2021: Cedar City, UT. 85% dirt, 15% asphalt. Quadbusting climbs. Epic views.

HOODOO 500

August 27-30, 2021: World’s best 500 mile race starts in St George, UT! Non-stop or stage race!

Tour of Southern Utah

Sept 12-18, 2021: St George, UT: Zion, Bryce and Capitol Reef National Parks and more!

Tri States Gran Fondo

Oct 9, 2021: Three States: Nevada, Arizona & Utah all in one scenic and challenging day! 

Solvang Autumn Double

Oct 16, 2021: More miles and climbing than the Spring route; but equally beautiful. 200K option.

Solvang’s Finest Century

Oct 16, 2021: Beautiful Century & Metric Century Rides to Benefit the Challenged Athletes Foundation!

KOM Challenge

The 3 most challenging California Century Events, combined into one “stage race.”


Virtual Double Century Series

TBD, 2021: Anywhere USA


Sept 22-Nov 22, 2020: Anywhere USA
Bike, Run, Walk, Hike or Swim: At least 45 minutes, 3 times per week.