In the Fire and Ice Ultra my aim was to create a course that incorporated many of the most spectacular environments I had seen in races all over the world, at the same time bringing the unique, spectacular, remote and pristine Icelandic environment to your Feet
Start in the centre of the Icelandic Highlands
At the Foot of the Askja Volcano, 100 miles from the nearest Tarmac road
Crossing Fields & Dunes of Black Volcanic Ash
Cross the pristine volcanic Ash Fields, only Fire+Ice Ultra has permission to venture here.
Towering Dunes of Sand & Ash in "Little Sahara"
Scramble through the 15ft high sand dunes as you head towards the arctic circle.
Expanding Lava Fields, from the Latest eruption
Cross the most recently formed ground on the planet the ever expanding Lava fields.
Glacial river crossings in the Lava Fields
2 river crossings leading you towards the most powerful waterfall in Europe.
Spectacular and Varied Terrain
From Volcanic terrain to Grassy terrain, the course has everything
Passing Boiling Mud Pools & Steam outlets
Run through the volcanic steam vents on the way to camp next to volcanic hot springs.
Finish in the Hot Springs
soothing those muscles
After 250km you finish in the naturally heated 42degree hot springs.
Fire + Ice Ultra
Toughest Multi-Terrain race in the world
- •250km of Icelandic wilderness
- •6-days self-reliant
- •Run, Walk, Crawl your way to the finish
- •NO NAVIGATION REQUIRED!
Are you ready to take on Fire+Ice?
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