Video: Western States 100 Course Preview

Check out this awesome 11-minute tour of the famed 100-mile route from UltraSportsLive.TV!

The 41st edition of the Western States 100 kicks off this Saturday at 5 AM PST in Squaw Valley, Calif., as more than 360 runners representing 26 countries will take part in the grueling 100-mile trail race, which ends in Auburn, Calif.

The course, which follows the historic Western States Trail, climbs more than 18,000 feet and descends nearly 23,000 feet, and features equal parts runnable trail and highly technical terrain.

Check out this 11-minute course tour from UltraSportsLive.TV, which will broadcast the race LIVE from various points along the trail on Saturday, June 28, along with updates from correspondents throughout the day and post-race interviews with the top finishers.

Doesn’t it make you want to enter the lottery for next year’s race?

RELATED: Strong Field To Line Up At Western States

Get our best running content delivered to your inbox

Subscribe to the FREE Competitor Running weekly newsletter

Top Stories

Videos

Photos