The Manitou Incline Inclinathon consists of 13 consecutive trips up and down the incline completed in one day. Ed Baxter was the first person to complete the Inclinathon completing the 13 trips in just over 13 hours in 2012. The current record holder is Wade Gardner who broke the speed record at 10hrs 34 minutes on May 16, 2015. The female record holder is Andrea Sansone who completed the 13 trips in just under 16 hours on May 31, 2022.
The Ultra-Iclinathon consists of multiple laps of the incline being completed in a 24 hour period. The current male record holder is Brandon Stapanowich who completed 22 laps of the incline in 24 hours on July 5, 2014. During his Ultra-Iclinathon he gained a total of 44,000 feet of altitude. The female record holder is Andrea Sansone who completed 19 laps on May 31, 2022.
If you're planning to attempt one of these challenges make sure you check out these expert hiking tips and are acclimated to the high-altitude before you go.