Free Access to UTMB World Series Events
Elite runners can gain free entry to the UTMB World Series Events and UTMB World Series Majors*. To uphold fairness for elite athletes and to efficiently handle entry requests, access for elite runners is determined by their UTMB Index within the chosen race category.
Free Elite entries cannot be guaranteed in the following circumstances and are subject to the race directors' discretion .
- For races that are sold out
- For registrations that are closed
- Less than 30 days before the event
- If an event has two races in the same category only the finals qualifier races gives free entries.
- Free registration criteria do not apply to 20K races.
How to benefit from the free access
How to benefit from the free access To access the free registration, runners should go the website of the event they wish to participate in and click on REGISTER. If the UTMB Index within their chosen race category is equal to or exceeds the specified levels, there will be an option in each distance to select a free entry called "Direct & Free Entry - Elites runners only".
If the option does not appear or the registration does not go through, please ensure that your registration information is aligned with your MyUTMB account (first name, last name and date of birth - both content and format) and that your UTMB Index matches or surpasses the required levels. If you continue to experience issues, please don't hesitate to contact us.