THE RACE OF THE CHAMPIONS – BACKYARD MASTERS is a race where Top-Athlets will run together and against each other. The race is open end and follows strict the official Backyard rules.
Qualification to participate: To get an invitation, you have to be a successful ultra-long-distance-runner (Backyard +45 loops, Megarace-winner, Spine Race-winner, TOR, etc.). Nominated runners for Big Dogs 2021, which couldn't travel because of the travel ban, get a wildcard for this race.
Village Hall, Schulstraße, 56357 Rettert / Germany
Date: 20. May 2023
A 6,706 km long round course on farm- and forest tracks. The track can be checked here: Outdooractive-Link
18 & 19.05.2023 Meet & Greet at the Start & Finsih area
20.05.2023 08:00 AM Start
Registration Fee: 0,00€ (The race is free of charge!)
The runners can get Iso, Water, Coke and Non-alcoholic Beer, Sweets, Cheese, Salami, Cookies and Fruits. Supporters can get it as well after filling the donation box. During the day the BBQ is under fire and Steaks and German Sausages are available for small money.
The trophy for the winner of the Backyard Masters is filled with 1000€!
Here is a FAQ for the race