Reach more than 500,000 runners

RunUltra Partner and Marketing opportunities

REACH MORE THAN 500,000 RUNNERS

Do you want to partner with a fast growing global community of ultra runners? 

By becoming a RunUltra partner, your brand will be seen by over 500,000 web visitors from over 114 countries looking for their next race who are visiting our site and reading our articles and news. 55% of our runners are aged 35-54 and they are committed to running.

All we ask is that you offer our members a discount or some other exclusive offer.

We can also offer unique and flexible marketing options

We know how hard recent times have been on Race Directors and brands. We can tailor your marketing needs to suit your brand and budget to help get your business or event running again.

An active community

Our vibrant community of race organisers and ultra runners is an active one with some of the highest email open and click rates in the sports industry. 

Highly ranked in Google for ultra running

Many of our website pages rank highly on Google for terms related to ultra running and you’ll often find us on page 1 for these terms due to our website domain authority.

We work with the running experts

Our editorial team is staffed with ultra running experts who ensure that we have the best content to attract our audience, which has been growing at over 38% per annum.  

Flexible packages

Our marketing packages can be bought on a monthly or campaign basis. Our marketing packages include the following and start from just £170:

  • Featured partner or race on RunUltra homepage
  • Race registration campaign to drive runners to your race registration page
  • Social media campaigns (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn)
  • Sponsor competitions and awards e.g. prize draws, photo contests, Instagrammer Awards.
  • Newsletter features and solus emails
  • Sponsored articles and reviews
  • Polls

Our case studies below explain some of the recent campaigns we have run with our marketing partners.

Want to learn more?

To find out more and to receive our media pack and latest rate card with a full profile of our runner audience, please complete our enquiry form below.  

Alternatively you can get signed up straight away using our link below so we can start planning your campaign.

We run that extra mile

Our 5 star rated marketing service ensures you achieve your campaign goals

Tailored Campaigns

We can tailor campaigns to meet your needs and offer a personalised account manager.

Affordable Packages

We have benchmarked our rates with the industry and our clients say they are very competitive.

Detailed campaign reports

We provide full campaign reporting on your results. We track everything.

How it works

1. Get in touch

We’ll come back to you immediately.

2. We will send you our media pack

You can then browse our options or let us know what you would like tailored for you.

3. Sign Agreement

and agree start dates. We will send you an invoice for your campaign.

4. Once payment is received

for your featured product/service it will appear on our homepage on your selected dates.

Case studies

Reaching a new UK audience for a race

A Spanish race organiser was keen to build awareness of their race with UK runners and extend the reach of this well-established but young Spanish race on the international stage.

Reaching a new European audience for an established race

A Spanish race organiser was keen to build awareness of their race with UK runners and extend the reach of this well-established but young Spanish race on the international stage.

A charity organiser wishing to recruit runners

A Spanish race organiser was keen to build awareness of their race with UK runners and extend the reach of this well-established but young Spanish race on the international stage.

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Global - Virtual

Elevation

A virtual race which can be run at any time shown on the dates shown, on any type of terrain in any country.

Suitable for

For runners from beginners to experienced as you choose your own course and challenge based on the guidelines and options set by the virtual race organiser.

Endurance - Multi-activity

Elevation

An ultra distance race including at least two of the following activities such as running, swimming, cycling, kayaking, skiing and climbing. It may also include different climatic conditions (eg ice, snow, humidity, cold water, mud or heat).

Suitable for

Experienced multi-skilled athletes who have trained for the different activities included in this event. Admission to these races may be subject to receipt of a recent medical examination certificate. Check with the race organiser regarding entry requirements and any specialist equipment required such as a wetsuit, skis or a mountain bike.

Brutal

Elevation

Increase of up to 2000 metres with very challenging climatic conditions (e.g. ice, snow, humidity, heat or at high altitude)

Suitable for

Very experienced long distance ultra runners (min 3 years’ experience) or are doing regular long distance running (>50 miles) with elevation and conditions shown (where possible). Admission to these races is often subject to receipt of a recent medical examination certificate. Purchase of specialist kit is often recommended for these races.

Expert

Elevation

Increase of up to 2000 metres with some challenging climatic conditions (e.g. ice, snow, humidity or heat)

Suitable for

Experienced runners who have completed at least 4 ultras in last 12 months, or are doing regular long distance running (>50 miles) with elevation and conditions shown (where possible). Admission to these races may be subject to receipt of a recent medical examination certificate. Check with the race organiser regarding entry requirements.

Advanced

Elevation

Increase of up to 1500 metres

Suitable for

Runners who have completed several ultra distances or similar events, or are doing long distance running regularly, with elevation shown.

Intermediate

Elevation

Increase of up to 1000 metres

Suitable for

Runners who have completed at least one ultra in last 6 months or are doing long distance running (>26 miles) regularly, with elevation shown.

Beginner

Elevation

Very little change < 500 metres

Suitable for

First ultra event. Runners completing a marathon or doing regular long distance running (>26 miles) in the last 6 months.