2016 XTERRA World Tour Preview

While there are still a few weeks left in 2015 it’s not too early to get excited about the adventure opportunities available on the 2016 XTERRA World Tour. The XTERRA World Tour is looking stronger than ever with championship races in 27 countries and fully developed XTERRA Pan American, European, and Asia-Pacific Tours. There are […]

Josiah Middaugh

Top 10 Tales of 2015

The numbers all lined up in 2015.  It was XTERRA’s 20th year, Josiah Middaugh won his first XTERRA World Championship in 15 tries, Ruben Ruzafa had his 15-race win streak snapped, and Conrad Stoltz retired after 15 years in the sport. Those are just a few of the biggest story lines from a sensational season […]

New Date for XTERRA Asia-Pacific Champs

The 2016 XTERRA Asia-Pacific Championship race has been moved from April 2-3 to April 23-24. The new date offers local athletes an extended holiday on the South Coast, as it is also Anzac Day long weekend.  For those racing XTERRA New Zealand in Rotorua on April 16, XTERRA will award “The Double” to the fastest […]

Patrick Smyth

Smyth, Mattox win Paul Mitchell XTERRA Trail Run World Championship

(Kaaawa, HI) – Patrick Smyth from Santa Fe, New Mexico and Kimber Mattox from Eugene, Oregon both successfully defended their titles to capture the 8th annual Paul Mitchell XTERRA Trail Run World Championship half-marathon on a gorgeous day at Kualoa Ranch in Kaaawa, Hawaii on the Island of Oahu. It’s the third title in as […]

Amateur Men World Champs Spotlight

In the last few weeks we’ve heard from the amateur women who won XTERRA World titles in Maui last month … here we share our QnA with some of the amateur men’s champs: Hayden Wilde, 15-19, from Whakatane, New Zealand (pictured above at right) The 18-year-old from New Zealand turned in a blistering run to catch […]

XTERRA USA Championship

RVA, Vegas, U.S. & Pan Am Tour FAQs

The December 2, 2015 announcement of the new XTERRA Pan America Tour created a lot of excitement, and a lot of questions.  We’ll try to set the record straight in this first set of “Frequently Asked Questions” … Question: Does the Pan Am Tour replace the America Tour? Answer:  No, the XTERRA America Tour is […]


XTERRA Greece Moves to Athenian Riviera

After three successful years at Lake Plastira, the XTERRA Greece Championship is changing locations and moving to the Athenian Riviera and the Municipality of Vouliagmeni. The swim is taking place at the magnificent gulf of Vouliagmeni, the area that hosted the triathlon venue during the Athens 2004 Olympic Games. During the bike & run course athletes […]

Cal Z Joins Exclusive Club with 6

Canadian XTERRA legend, exercise physiologist and owner of CriticalSpeed.com Endurance Coaching Business in Calgary, Alberta, Calvin Zaryski, is racing as fast now at 47-years-old as he did when he was 37-years-old and has six World Titles to show for it. He becomes just the eight amateur racer to win more than 5 world titles in […]