Outdoor recreation, for the purpose of facilitating physical and mental health through physically distanced outdoor exercise.

Our Mission

Planet Ultra’s Mission is to create the finest endurance cycling events in the Southwest (CA, NV, UT), for the pure joy of cycling. We strive to challenge you physically, mentally and spiritually, in an environment of friendly camaraderie, personal connection and community among motivated and adventurous athletes. 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.”

Mileage Challenge

Anytime, Anywhere Worldwide!
Be an amazing ambassador of cycling while BEING BRIGHT and VISIBLE!

Everest Climbing Challenge

Mar 2-30, 2024: Anywhere Worldwide!
Climb 29,032′ in 29 days or less to earn the coveted summit jersey!

Solvang Autumn Double

Nov 4, 2023, Buellton, CA: More miles and climbing than the Spring DC; but equally beautiful. Brevet-style.

Death Valley Century

Feb 24, 2024: We’re back in epic Death Valley! 50, 62 and 100 mile options. 300 rider limit!

Camino Real Double

Feb 17, 2024: The best of Orange County and surrounding areas. Great 1st time DC!

The Solvang Century

March 2, 2024: Buellton, CA
Resurgence of Southern California’s most famous Century Event.

Solvang Double

Mar 23, 2024: A great entry level double in So Cal’s most scenic and most popular cycling region!

Solvang Spring Tour

Mar 25-31, 2024: A week of the best cycling in Solvang and the Santa Ynez Valley.

KOM Challenge

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

Mulholland Challenge

Apr 6, 2024: Agoura, CA. The toughest Century in So Cal! 52, 73 & 106 mile options!

Mulholland Double

Apr 6, 2024: Agoura, CA.
The Toughest Southern Californa Double!

Mt. Laguna Classic

Apr 27, 2024: Pine Valley, CA.
3 distinct and challenging loops up to Mt. Laguna.

Breathless Agony

May 4, 2024: Risen from its ashes… The GRIM REAPER is back in 2024!

Volcano Grinder 120K

TBD 2024: Veyo, UT. Gravel race with 56% dirt and 44% asphalt. Near St. George and Zion National Park.

Heartbreak Hundred

May 25, 2024: Frazier Park, CA. King of the Mountains Century Challenge, Stage 3.

Eastern Sierra Double

June 1, 2024: Bishop, CA. One of the most beautiful double routes you will ever ride.


June 8, 2024: Santa Clarita, CA: Quiet roads in the Los Padres and Angeles Crest National Forests.


August 1-21, 2024: 520 miles, 35,000′ climbing. Fastest accumulated time wins! Elite and Standard divisions.


August 23-26, 2024: World’s best 500 mile race starts in St George, UT! Non-stop or stage race!

Tour of Southern Utah

Sept 8-14, 2024: St George, UT: Zion, Bryce and Capitol Reef National Parks and more!

Tri States Gran Fondo

TBD 2024: Three States: Nevada, Arizona & Utah all in one scenic and challenging day! 

Solvang Sequel

Oct or Nov, 2024 (TBD): Buellton, CA
Beautiful metric and half century routes.

Fire Road 100K

TBD 2024: Cedar City, UT. 80% dirt, 20% asphalt. Quadbusting climbs. Epic views.

Gran Fondo Las Vegas

TBD 2024: The best game in town! Includes the spectacular Red Rock Scenic Drive.