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RacingThePlanet: Georgia 2021, the twelfth edition of the RacingThePlanet Ultramarathon, takes place in the Caucasus of Georgia, the intersection of Europe and Asia. The host town is Tbilisi, the charming and colourful capital. The co ... View More
What would make you want to run 250 kilometres in a desert? This is possibly the most common reaction of friends and family when someone decides to run a RacingThePlanet race! The reasons people take part in multi-stage races in deserts around th ... View More
There has always been a buzz around the big announcement for the next RacingThePlanet Ultramarathon and when the small country of Georgia, surrounded by the Caucasus mountain range, was revealed to be the new location for 2021 the excitement was no d ... View More
Georgia’s diverse landscape provides plenty of opportunities for a tour before or after your race experience. Steeped in history and tradition, cultural, adventure and gastronomical tours are all on offer, enriching your experience of the fasci ... View More
Everyone here at RacingThePlanet is super excited to be back racing again. After 18 months of solo training and virtual runs, we’re finally able to see the community again in person! What better place to kick things off than the charming and co ... View More
Alex Flynn was diagnosed with Parkinson’s in 2008 at the age of 36. Despite the initial set-back, his diagnosis became the catalyst in his life for showing people the possibility of creating positive change in the face of adversity. Being diagn ... View More
Tbilisi is the host city for the next RacingThePlanet Ultramarathon: Georgia, The Caucasus. East meets west in Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia and the country’s largest city with a population of 1.5 million people. Founded in the 5th century AD ... View More
In August, Ken Alderdice will be at the start line of RacingThePlanet: Georgia 2021 yet just one year before making the decision to join the race he struggled to even walk 5 miles. Most people begin their fitness journey by setting a small goal, a ... View More
  The RacingThePlanet Experience for Friends & Family is a chance for those closest to you to share a small part of your time at the race. Click the link to find out more. If you have any questions about the RacingThePlanet Exper ... View More
We are excited to announce that we will have a team of women from Afghanistan competing at 250km Ultramarathon, RacingThePlanet: Georgia!!   Completing an ultramarathon is an extreme challenge even with the best preparation. For three athletes ... View More