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.”

Everest Climbing Challenge

Oct 1-29, 2022: Anywhere USA!
Climb 29,032′ in 29 days or less to earn the coveted summit jersey!

Tri States Gran Fondo

Sept 24, 2022: Three States: Nevada, Arizona & Utah all in one scenic and challenging day! 

Solvang Sequel

Oct 15, 2022: Buellton, CA
Beautiful metric and half century routes.

Gran Fondo Las Vegas

Nov 5, 2022: The best game in town! Includes the spectacular Red Rock Scenic Drive.

Death Valley Century

Nov 19, 2022: We’re back in epic Death Valley! 50, 62 and 100 mile options. 300 rider limit!

Camino Real Double

Feb 18, 2023: The best of Orange County and surrounding areas. Highland and lowland options!

The Solvang Century

March 4, 2023: Buellton, CA
Resurgence of Southern California’s most famous Century Event.

Solvang Double

Mar 18, 2023: A great entry level double in So Cal’s most scenic and most popular cycling region!

Solvang Spring Tour

Mar 20-25, 2023: 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 8, 2023: Agoura, CA. The toughest Century in So Cal! 52, 73 & 106 mile options!

Mulholland Double

Apr 8, 2023: Agoura, CA.
The Toughest Southern Californa Double!

Mt. Laguna Classic

April 22, 2023: Pine Valley, CA. King of the Mountains Challenge – Stage #2

Volcano Grinder 120K

May 6, 2023: Veyo, UT. Gravel race with 56% dirt and 44% asphalt. Near St. George and Zion National Park.

Heartbreak Hundred

May 27, 2023: Frazier Park, CA. King of the Mountains Century Challenge, Stage 3.

Heartbreak Double

May 27, 2023: The BEST So Cal double route by far! NO junk miles- but lots of great climbing!

Eastern Sierra Double

June 3, 2023: Bishop, CA. One of the most beautiful double routes you will ever ride.

ToTF

June 10, 2023: Santa Clarita, CA: Quiet roads in the Los Padres and Angeles Crest National Forests.

Fire Road 100K

June TBD, 2023: Cedar City, UT. 85% dirt, 15% asphalt. Quadbusting climbs. Epic views.

VIRTUAL RACE

August 1-21, 2023: 520 miles, 35,000′ climbing. Fastest accumulated time wins! Elite and Standard divisions.

HOODOO 500

August 25-28, 2023: World’s best 500 mile race starts in St George, UT! Non-stop or stage race!

Tour of Southern Utah

Sept 10-16, 2023: St George, UT: Zion, Bryce and Capitol Reef National Parks and more!

Solvang’s Finest Century

TBD, 2023: Beautiful Century & Metric Century Rides to Benefit the Life Sports Foundation!

Solvang Autumn Double

TBD, 2023: More miles and climbing than the Spring route; but equally beautiful. 200K option.