The Way Of Legends - Burgos Ultra Stage Race

The Way of Legends is a six day ultra, stage race which will be held from the 21st of September 2018 to the 29th of September 2018 and consists of 5 successive stages longer than the legendary marathon distance of 42km followed by a final much shorter 6th stage along the historic pilgrimage path of Saint James to the finish line at the Cathedral of Burgos, a magnificent world heritage site.

The Way of Legends is a fantastic opportunity to experience the natural beauty, culture, and gastronomy of this diverse region nestled between the two largest Spanish rivers The Ebro and The Duero. Burgos province has always been a frontier region and crossroads of many civilizations and cultures and has without doubt been witness through the centuries to many significant historical events.

The Way of Legends traverses this unique region with each stage crossing through a different landscape and engulfed by a unique Local Legend.

From 21/09/2018 To 29/09/2018
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The Way of Legends is a fully catered point to point Trail Running Ultra Stage Race.

This means that throughout the duration of the event, from Lunch time on Friday the 21st of September 2018 until the morning of Saturday the 29th of September 2018, all meals and accommodation will be provided by the organisation. There will be two bus transfers, one from Burgos to the Race HQ (45mins) on arrival and another from the Race HQ to the start line (15mins) on the morning of the 23rd of September 2018.

The Race basically consist of 5 stages longer than a marathon and a final shorter 13km stage along the “Camino de Santiago” to the finish line at the World Heritage Site of Burgos Cathedral. The race will have a total length of approximately 254km (+6860m -7195m) of which less than 3% will be on asphalted roads. The Stages have a wide range of profiles and geographies, from a practically flat stage on a comfortable wide trail through a beautiful forest to a tough mountain trail stage with over 2000 meters of altitude gain and passing over the highest peak of the province at 2150m above sea-level.

Registration to the race is strictly limited to just 36 places

Contact our trail running specialist on email: [email protected]
or call +34 977 110 420 for more detailed information


The Total Entry Fee is 1.980€ per person. A non-refundable deposit of 660€ will secure a place in the event. The balance payment of 1320€ is due by the 21st of June 2018. When registering after the 21st of June 2018 the full entry fee must be paid when registering.

The Entry Fee includes:

Participation in this unique cultural footrace around this historical region of Spain.

A carefully crafted and well-planned race, organized by a professional and experienced team.

Vehicle and Experienced Medical support throughout the race.

Individual pick-up from local bus or train station and transfer to Race HQ.

All meals at Race HQ.

Two nights accommodation at Race HQ including breakfast.

Mini-Bus Transfer to the starting line at Peña Ulaña.

A well marked course and regular checkpoints every 8-16km.

Inns, hostels or lodges accommodation throughout the race in beautiful locations.

Plentiful and nutritious Breakfast, lunch, Snacks and Dinner at the overnight locations.

Dinner and award ceremony at Central **** Hotel in Burgos.

Night in Central **** Hotel in Burgos including breakfast.

Trophies and  finishers medals .