The Grand Slam of the World
"Four of the world's toughest 100 mile trail races,
over 125,000' of climb and 58,000 frequent flyer miles."
To be eligible, people must finish all four of these extreme ultras:
Ultra Trail Mt. Fuji - 161km, Japan, April
Hardrock - 100miles, Colorado, July
Ultra Trail Mt. Blanc - 168km, Chamonix, August
Diagonale des Fous - 165km, Réunion Island, October
within one year, covering 400 miles with 125,000' of elevation climb (in six countries on four continents!).
People who finish are listed here as Grand Slammers of the World.
This is an informal series (i.e. no application, no award) which was thought up by
Glenn Mackie on 12/11/12 and amended on 5/24/13.