ITRA Member

ITRA Member

We are proud to announce that Brisbane Trail Ultra and Festival is an International Trail Runners Association (ITRA) Member. We are in the process of getting all of our courses ranked by ITRA.  Once ITRA have officially checked our course we will be able to be listed the UTMB and Western States qualifier. The Brisbane Trail Ultra Team want you to get the maximum amount of points you deserve for the distance you are running. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram or WordPress for regular updates.

Here are our ITRA point calculations below;

  • 30 km 1 point and 1050 vertical gain
  • 60 km 3 points and 2790 vertical gain
  • 110 km 5 points and 5540 vertical gain
  • 100 mile 6 points and 8040 vertical gain

All our events listed on the ITRA Calendar . Brisbane Trail Ultra events are be part of the ITRA point ranking system.  ITRA points earned from our races will go towards qualification for the Ultra Trail World Tour (UTWT) events.

Athlete Transparency 

ITRA Membership also promotes the health of athletes world wide. The athletes that are part of the QUARTZ Program that promotes regular drug testing and ensure that Trail Running Internationally remains a clean sport. The program is implemented by the International Trail Running Association in collaboration with Athletes For Transparency and Ultra Sports Science.

At the Brisbane Trail Ultra we believe in athlete health, transparency and responsibility and proudly support the QUARTZ Program. We will be encouraging our athletes to join the QUARTZ program if they are racing for places at our events.

If you’d like any more information about the ITRA and the Brisbane Trail Ultra please do not hesitate to visit our Contact Page  and reach out to the Brisbane Trail Ultra Team for more information.