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Qualifying Races

Events below are official qualifiers for the Western States Endurance Run for 2015.

An event that is not on the list cannot be used as a qualifier, and any applicant using an unlisted event as their qualifier will not be entered into the lottery. Please refer to the Qualifying Standards page for details. While every effort is made to ensure that this information is current, complete and accurate, WS cannot be held responsible for any loss, injury, claim, liability, or damage related to your reliance thereon. WS reserves the right to determine all WS qualifiers.

We update the list of qualifying races once a year each October. We welcome corrections of factual errors at anytime.


2015 Qualifying Races List

Run Name
Distance
State/Country
Region
Month
Time
Angeles Crest100mCaliforniaPAC7Finisher
Arkansas Traveler100mArkansasSouth10Finisher
Bandera100kTexasWest116 hour
Bear, The100mUtahWest9Finisher
Bighorn100mWyomingMid-W6Finisher
Brazil 135135mBrazilIntl1Finisher
Bryce100mUtahWest6Finisher
Burning River100mOhioMid-W8Finisher
Canadian Death Race125kCanadaIntl822 hour
Cascade Crest100mWashingtonPAC8Finisher
Chimera100mCaliforniaPAC11Finisher
Courmayeur Champex Chamonix (CCC)100kItalyIntl816 hour
Cuyamaca100kCaliforniaPAC1016 hour
GlassHouse 100K100kAustraliaIntl916 hour
GlassHouse 100M100mAustraliaIntl9Finisher
Gran Trail Peñalara 110K110kSpainIntl622 hour
Grand Raid International du Cro-Magnon130kFranceIntl622 hour
Grand Raid La Reunion162kReunionIntl1045 hour
Grindstone100mVirginiaSouth10Finisher
Hallucination (Run Woodstock)100mMichiganMid-W9Finisher
Hardrock100mColoradoWest7Finisher
Hellgate100kVirginiaSouth1216 hour
Hong Kong 100K100kHong KongIntl116 hour
HURT100mHawaiiPAC1Finisher
Indiana100mIndianaMid-W4Finisher
Javelina Jundred100mArizonaWest11Finisher
Kettle Moraine100mWisconsinMid-W6Finisher
Lakeland100mEnglandIntl7Finisher
Laurel Highlands70.5mPennsylvaniaMid-A620 hour
Lavaredo Ultra Trail118kItalyIntl622 Hour
Leadville Trail100mColoradoWest8Finisher
Lost Soul Ultra100kCanadaIntl916 hour
Magredi Mountain Trail (MMT) 100100mItalyIntl9Finisher
Massanutten100mVirginiaSouth5Finisher
Miwok100kCaliforniaPAC516 hour
Mohican100mOhioMid-W6Finisher
North Downs Way100mEnglandIntl8Finisher
North Face 100, The100kAustraliaIntl516 hour
Oil Creek100mPennsylvaniaMid-A10Finisher
Patagonia Run100kArgentinaIntl416 hour
Pine to Palm100mOregonPAC9Finisher
Pinhoti100mAlabamaSouth11Finisher
Rocky Raccoon100mTexasWest2Finisher
Run Rabbit Run100mColoradoWest9Finisher
San Diego100mCaliforniaPAC6Finisher
South Downs Way100mEnglandIntl6Finisher
Superior 100100mMinnesotaMid-W9Finisher
Tahoe Rim Trail100mNevadaWest7Finisher
Tarawera Ultras100kNew ZealandIntl3*
TDS (Sur les Traces des Ducs de Savoie)119kItalyIntl822 hour
Thames Path 100100mEnglandIntl3Finisher
Trail Verbier St Bernard115kSwitzerlandIntl722 hour
Transgrancanaria119kCanary IslandsIntl322 hour
Täby Extreme Challenge 100100mSwedenIntl4Finisher
Ultra Trail Mt Fuji100mJapanIntl4Finisher
Ultra-Trail Du Mont-Blanc (UTMB)166kFranceIntl8Finisher
Umstead100mNorth CarolinaSouth3Finisher
Ultra Race of Champions (UROC)100kColoradoWest916 hour
Vermont100mVermontMid-A7Finisher
Waldo100kOregonPAC816 hour
Wasatch Front100mUtahWest9Finisher
West Highland Way95mScotlandIntl630 hour
Western States100mCaliforniaPAC6Finisher
Zion100mUtahWest4Finisher

* The 2014 Tarawera was shortened to 69 km and thus will not be a qualifier for 2015.