UTMB Group – a major player in trail running which has led the sport’s development for the last 18 years – and The IRONMAN Group have joined forces to boost the sport’s international development and, together, will launch the world’s ultimate trail-running circuit: the UTMB® World Series.Read More
The Best Destination
Thailand by UTMB®, the trail running event, family member of Ultra Trail du Mont Blanc – UTMB “Olympic” of all trail runners and “Inthanon 6” (100 miles) is 1 from 28 races in Ultra Trail World Tour 2021 Circuit.
Thailand by UTMB® course based around the highest mountain of Thailand, Doi Inthanon, also known as the roof of Thailand. The route showcases the local biodiversity and the forest changes with the gradual climb elevation from 400 to 2100 meters above sea level. The journey will take runners to experience the peaceful Hmong, and Pga-Gan-Yaw, Karenic tribe ways of life, the awe-inspiring views of terrace paddy field, where the entire area is brightened by golden ears of rice, as well as the picturesque montane farms.
Thailand by UTMB® was initiated in 2019 by Sport Authority of Thailand (SAT) following the policy of the Prime Minister of Thailand. The “Zero Edition” Ultra Trail Thailand (Doi Inthanon) organized in February 2020 accepted by UTMB® International SARL. to be the sixth “by UTMB” event of UTMB® family. The first edition of Thailand by UTMB® was organized during the covid-19 pandemic and border closure, October 2020, the winners of Inthanon 6 were Sanya Kanchai and Phitchanan Mahachot from Thailand.