Volcano UltraMarathon Extreme Races

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VolcanoUltraMarathon was born in 2018, founded by the Spanish company JimboFresh and under its brand Volcano Extreme Sports, it launches a new extreme race on the international circuit of this event discipline, thanks to the experience gained over the years by its athlete Andres Lledo, who has traveled the 7 continents of the planet carrying out this type of event, on deserts of ice, sand and jungles of all the world.
But this project was born three years before, 2015 was the beginning of this journey, with the preparation of the Path of the Conquerors project that would travel Costa Rica from coast to coast in 2016, 430km in 8 days, an adventure that is exposed to the world in AMAZON PRIME.AMAZON PRIME.

A year after this adventure in 2017 what is now VolcanoUltraMarathon Costa Rica begins to forge, this inaugural race held in 2018 introduced multi-stage events without assistance in Costa Rica and Central America, discovering this small country to the rest of the world.
Less than a year later, in April 2019, the first edition of VolcanoUltraMarathon Costa Rica is launched to the world, in a single year of life it is already recognized worldwide, having its place with the best races in the world in this discipline. Aware of the ability to take runners and extreme adventure lovers around the world, Volcano Extreme Race is born.

The series expands for 2020, VolcanoUltraMarathon Costa Rica has accompanied it for its new edition Volcano 100Millas and VolcanoTrailMarathon, the latter with the aim of seeing the future athletes of the multi-stage discipline born without assistance, Volcano 100Millas are already big words, Intended for the most demanding athletes of the international foot race circuit, especially the American Specialists in this distance.

Due to the worldwide pandemic of COVI-19, the 2020 edition was postponed from April to December of the same year.

By now the Volcano UltraMarathon brand is already widely recognized as one of the most demanding and prestigious extreme sporting events in the world.

The Volcano Extreme Race series continues to grow with a new location, Volcano UltraMarathon Iceland in June 2021. A 250km (155 mile) event 6 stages, seven days open to 200 runners from all over the world. A hard week managed the mind, physical strength and recovery of the body. It is an extreme event that will take you to the maximum. It develops in southern Iceland, crossing rivers, waterfalls, glaciers, and volcanoes.

Volcano Extreme Race are supported by highly qualified personnel. Our race leaders have crossed the planet several times in the most demanding events, together with our medical team who make their high qualification available to all runners.

By 2020, Volcano UltraMarathon and Volcano Extreme Race already have 4 events from different disciplines that encompass various types of runners and launch their second event for the Volcano Extreme Race Ultramarathon series

The sports brands of Volcano Extreme Race, through Volcano UltraMarathon and Volcano 100Millas have obtained media coverage from all over the world. Being classified these events as one of the 5 most extreme sporting events in the American continent. The races have been covered through live media, print media, social media and television media during their tour, having thousands of online views. The beginning of Volcano UltraMarathon Costa Rica with the documentary “Sendero de los Conquistadores” present on AMAZON TV, recently chosen by Runner’s World as one of the top 10 sports documentaries, won praise at various film festivals around the world.

Volcano Extreme Race through Volcano UltraMarathon was born with a clear philosophy, helping to discover the interior of athletes, that of making unique natural environments known, that of protecting the planet, raising awareness of sustainability and financially helping those communities that live In the most inaccessible environments of our tours, they are the real need of our events, they look forward to them year after year to be able to work with us.

Volcano Extreme Race is one of the few events in the world of these characteristics that gives work in its 10 days of operation to more than 50 people, leaving more than $ 25,000 in wages and other needs in each of its events, our volunteers are the people of the country, of the route.

Volcano Extreme Race through its Volcano Green project channeled material and economic aid from its beginning for an estimated value of $ 100,000, the spirit of Volcano UltraMarathon is to support local medical and educational charities, aid provided by the organization itself, by groups or by their own athletes who raise large amounts of money through their efforts in the 250km of the event, that is why Volcano Extreme Race supports these outstanding projects and initiatives, helping or granting athletes participating in the Volcano experience for these causes.

Costa Rica 2021 - From March 26 to April 5
Iceland 2021 - From June 25 to July 5
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