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.”

Death Valley Century

Nov 23, 2019: We’re back in epic Death Valley! 50 and 100 mile options. 300 rider limit!

Camino Real Double

Feb 16, 2019: The best of Orange, Riverside, and San Diego Counties. About 8,500′ of Climbing!

Solvang Double

Mar 23, 2019: A great entry level double in So Cal’s most scenic and most popular cycling region!

Solvang Spring Tour

Mar 25-30, 2019: A week of the best cycling in Solvang and the Santa Ynez Valley.

Gran Fondo Las Vegas

Apr 6, 2019: Includes the spectacular Red Rock Scenic Drive!

KOM Challenge

The 3 Toughest S. Cal Centuries combined in one “stage race.”

Mulholland Challenge

Apr 13, 2019: The toughest Century in So Cal! 52, 73 & 106 mile options!

Mulholland Double

Apr 13, 2019: The Toughest Southern Californa Double!

Heartbreak Hundred

May 18, 2019: Frazier Park, CA. King of the Mountains Century Challenge, Stage 3.

Heartbreak Double

May 18, 2019: The BEST So Cal double route by far! NO junk miles- but lots of great climbing!

Eastern Sierra Double

June 1, 2019: Bishop, CA. One of the most beautiful double routes you will ever ride.

Tour of Two Forests

June 8, 2019: Santa Clarita, CA: Quiet roads in the Los Padres and Angeles Crest National Forests.

Volcano 120K

June 9, 2019: Veyo, UT. Gravel race with 56% dirt and 44% asphalt. Close to St. George and Zion NP.

Fire Road 100K

August 17, 2019: Cedar City, UT. 85% dirt, 15% asphalt. Quadbusting climbs. Epic views.

HOODOO 500

August 23-26, 2019: World’s best 500 mile race starts in St George, UT! Non-stop or stage race!

Tour of Southern Utah

Sept 8-14, 2019: St George, UT: Zion, Bryce and Capitol Reef National Parks and more!

Tri States Gran Fondo

Sept 28, 2019: Three States: Nevada, Arizona & Utah all in one scenic and challenging day! 

Valley Of Fire Marathon

Oct 27, 2018: A beautiful and challenging route in the incredible Valley of Fire State Park, NV.

Solvang’s Finest Century

Oct. 19, 2019: Beautiful Century & Metric Century Rides to Benefit the Challenged Athletes Foundation!

Solvang Autumn Double

Oct 19, 2019: Just as wonderful as the Spring ride – but significantly more challenging!