Susie Chan Makes Ultramarathon History

Susie Chan Makes Ultramarathon History!

In an extraordinary feat, renowned ultramarathoner and Peloton Thread instructor, Susie Chan, has become the first-ever European female to conquer all three legendary Badwater events in a single year! Considered the ultimate challenge for ultramarathoners, completing just one Badwater event is a lifelong dream for many. But Susie has taken it to a whole new level by conquering all three.

UK Peloton Instructor Susie Chan has become the first European female to complete all 3 Badwater events, known as the Badwater Ultra Cup

On July 4th, Susie accomplished the phenomenal feat of finishing the treacherous Badwater 135 Ultramarathon, making her the epitome of endurance and tenacity. Known as the holy grail of ultramarathons, the Badwater 135 is infamous for its punishing terrain and daunting elevation. To add to the intensity, this race unfolds in scorching Death Valley, California, one of the hottest places on Earth.


Susie’s 2023 Badwater Journey


– Badwater Cape Fear (NC) – March 18 – 51.4 Miles

– Badwater Salton Sea (CA) – April 29 – 81 Miles

– Badwater 135 (CA) – July 4 – 135 Miles


Let’s give a big round of applause for Susie Chan on her remarkable accomplishment!


To honor Susie’s incredible achievement, join her in one of her upcoming Tread runs. Which one is your favorite? Share your thoughts and celebrate with Susie Chan! 

While you’re at it, check out Susie’s interview on Today Extra from Australia.  Here you go!



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