THE RACE OF THE CHAMPIONS – BACKYARD MASTERS is an invitational race where Top-Athlets will run together and against each other. The race is open end and follows strict the official Backyard rules.

To get an invitation, you have to be be a successful ultra-long-distance-runner (Backyard +45 loops, Megarace, Spine Race, etc.). If you think you deserve an invitation send an e-mail to: alexanderholl01 (at)

  • Event-Location:
    Village Hall, Schulstraße,  56357 Rettert / Germany
  • Date: 20. May 2023
  • Course:
    A 6,706 km long round course on farm- and forest tracks. The track can be checked here: Outdooractive-Link
  • Schedule
    • 19.05.2023 02:00 PM Meet & Greet
    • 20.05.2023 08:00 AM Start
  • Cost:
    Registration Fee: 0,00€ (The race is free of charge!)
  • Facilities:
    Village Hall, including Shower, Toilets, Kitchen (hot water)available. Enough space for Tents and Pavillions.
  • Aid Station:
    The runners can get Iso, Water and Beer (we are in Germany! 🙂 ), daily fresh Bread and Pretzel. Supporters can get it as well after filling the donation box. During the day and evening the BBQ is under fire and Steaks and German Sausages are available for small money.
  • Prize:
    The trophy is filled with 1000€!