For those looking to qualify for the National Teams that will represent Canada at the World Championships 24 Hrs 2012 in Katowiche, Poland, here is an opportunity that you might be interested in.

A competitive 24 Hour and 100 Mile Run in Phoenix, Arizona.The Desert Solstice 24 Hour Run is an elite level event for record setting and as a qualifier for the 2012 IAU 24 Hour World Championship scheduled to be held in Katowice, Poland on September 8-9, 2012.


This event is by invitation or qualification only. Entry is limited to 20 runners. Minimum standard for guaranteed entry is 120 miles for women and 135 miles for men. Those demonstrating adequate potential to meet these qualifications may also be accepted at race director’s discretion.


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