In 2020, the TWELFTH edition of the RacingThePlanet Ultramarathon will take place in the southwestern corner of Georgia, within the undiscovered Javakheti region. The host town is Tbilisi, the charming and colourful capital of Georgia. Renowned for green valleys and stunning lakes, ancient culture and history, monasteries and mysterious ruins from medieval times, delicious food and wine, and picturesque countryside villages dotted around the mountains, RacingThePlanet: Georgia will take you back in time to cross the mysterious lands between Eastern Europe and Western Asia.
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21 Aug 2020Competitors Arrive (hotel provided)
22 Aug 2020Race Check-In & Go to Camp 1
23 Aug 2020Race Starts
23 Aug 2020 - to - 29 Aug 2020Stage 1 - To - Stage 6 take place
29 Aug 2020Awards Banquet (hotel provided)
30 Aug 2020Event Concludes
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03 Jun 2020
5,642 meters / 18,511 feet of Elevation Gain
Find out more about the course of RacingThePlanet: Georgia including the elevation profile, stage distances and more.
15 May 2020
Footage from the course
See photos, videos and an introduction to the course.
29 Apr 2020
Camping Time! #racingtheplanetvirtual
While social distancing, we encourage you to enjoy outdoors as much as possible. Check out our Virtual Camping Challenge!
22 Apr 2020
Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia and the host town for the race
Founded in the 5th century AD, there is an intriguing blend of Europe and Asia with no shortage of riches to explore. This is a reason in itself to visit this undiscovered country.
09 Apr 2020
Georgia - Many Corners to Explore
A unique and beautiful country waiting for us to explore.
16 Mar 2020
Statement re Coronavirus / COVID-19
Coronavirus / COVID-19 is an important topic at the moment. You can read the RacingThePlanet Statement about it in relation to our races in the Press Room.
19 Feb 2020
Afghan Ultramarathon Team to Take Part in RacingThePlanet: Georgia 2020!!!
We are excited to announce that we will have a team of women from Afghanistan competing at 250km Ultramarathon, RacingThePlanet: Georgia! Read more about the team...
06 Feb 2020
Georgia - Course Details
Check out the full details of the course for RacingThePlanet: Georgia - it is going to be epic!
15 Jan 2020
Why you should compete in a team - it's the Team Trifecta affect!
If you find it a bit daunting to join RacingThePlanet: Georgia - bring a long some friends and form a team. It's challenging but well worth it. Read about another team's experience.
08 Jan 2020
Lonely Planet: Caucasus calling: 6 reasons to visit Georgia
If you need any more reasons to join RacingThePlanet: Georgia 2020 - here are 6 more from the lonely planet