August 24, 2017


Penticton, BC – Steve Brown Founder and Race Director of Ultra520K Canada has announced, the event will continue into the foreseeable future. This comes as a surprise as it was only 6 months ago that it was announced that 2017 and 2018 would be the final years for Ultra520K.

“Following a period of negotiation with some of the people that have been the main organizers of the event over the years, we have reached an agreement whereby that group will spearhead the event going forward and using myself as consultant.” said Steve Brown.

Read full Press Release – For Immediate Release



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Inspired to do an Ultra520K distance? AWESOME!

 2018 is SOLD OUT!

2019 Application & Registration now open.



This is an Invitation Only event. Applications will be accepted up to and including July 1st of the event year. Organizers will select
and invite 35 (thirty-five) athletes on a first come, first served basis as the applications are received (don’t delay) and if otherwise qualified.
Additional slots up to a total of 35 (Thirty-five) may be considered if demand and circumstances warrant.

Application Process

Due to what has become an unexpected and overwhelming interest in what was to be the final event for Ultra520K Canada,
we opened the Application Process in an effort to manage the demand. 2018 is SOLD OUT and we will need are
directing applicants to 2019 to take on the challenge of Ultra520K Canada. With that in mind please read the rest of the
Application Kit and then submit your Application as soon as possible. 2019 Application Kit and Registration now open.

The ULTRA520K CANADA 2019 Application Information Kit will contain all the information necessary to apply for an invitation to participate
in this unique event. Please note: to receive notification of application you must join one of the social media groups Facebook or Twitter.


If you have additional questions about registration and acceptance after reviewing the Application Information Kit,
please email


Let’s Connect…


I am not sure why this has taken me this long to write but I think it might have to do with the fact that I have been on such a high from the event that I am finally coming back to reality.

I just wanted to send you an email to say THANK U. Like I said, I have been in this sport for 18 years and have achieved some pretty cool things which i thought couldn’t be topped. I have raced professionally, been to Kona, won some races but NOTHING can compare to the 3 days I had during the 520k…”  Read full testimonial »


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