Outdoor recreation, for the purpose of facilitating physical and mental health through physically challenging 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

Aug 3-31, 2024: Anywhere Worldwide!
Climb 29,032′ in 29 days or less to earn the coveted summit jersey!

KOM Challenge

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

Heartbreak Hundred

May 24, 2025: 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.

VIRTUAL RACE

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

HOODOO 500

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 Century

Nov 2, 2024: Three States: Nevada, Arizona & Utah all in one scenic and challenging day! 

Solvang Sequel

Nov 9, 2024: Buellton, CA
Beautiful metric and half century routes.

Death Valley Century

Nov 16, 2024: We’re back in epic Death Valley! 50, 62 and 100 mile options. 300 rider limit!

Camino Real Double

Feb 15, 2025: The best of Orange County and surrounding areas. Brevet-style DC!

The Solvang Century

March 8, 2025: Buellton, CA
Resurgence of Southern California’s most famous Century Event.

Solvang Double

Mar 22, 2025: A great entry level double in So Cal’s most scenic and most popular cycling region!

Solvang Spring Tour

Mar 24-29: A week of the best cycling in Solvang and the Santa Ynez Valley.

Mulholland Challenge

Apr 5, 2025: Agoura, CA. The toughest Century in So Cal! 62, 75 & 100+ mile options!

Mt. Laguna Classic

Apr 26, 2025: Pine Valley, CA.
3 distinct and challenging loops up to Mt. Laguna.

Breathless Agony

May 3, 2025: Meet the Grim Reaper at Onyx Summit! KOM Challenge Stage #2.

Volcano Grinder 120K

May 17, 2025: Veyo, UT. Mixed terrain: 56% dirt and 44% asphalt. Near St. George and Zion National Park.

Mileage Challenge

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

ToTF

On Hiatus: Santa Clarita, CA: Quiet roads in the Los Padres and Angeles Crest National Forests.

Mulholland Double

On Hiatus: Agoura, CA.
The Toughest Southern Californa Double!

Solvang Autumn Double

On Hiatus: More miles and climbing than the Spring DC; but equally beautiful. Brevet-style.

Fire Road 100K

On Hiatus: Cedar City, UT. 80% dirt, 20% asphalt. Quadbusting climbs. Epic views.

Gran Fondo Las Vegas

On Hiatus: The best game in town! Includes the spectacular Red Rock Scenic Drive.