Date: Saturday, December 10, 2022
Start Time: 6:30 AM, Mountain Standard Time
Thursday, December 8 | 11:00am-5:00pm | Aravaipa Running, 2401 S. 24th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85034
Friday, December 9 | 11:00am-7:00pm | El Conquistador Tucson, 10000 North Oracle Road, Tucson, AZ 85704
Option A (For those not staying at Host Hotel) | The Olive Garden - Oro Valley Marketplace 11905 N. Oracle Road, Oro Valley, AZ 85737 | Shuttle bus departs 5:00am to 5:30am (be on one of the first buses to guarantee getting to the start line on time.
Option B (For those staying at Host Hotel under race booking code) | El Conquistador Tucson - 10000 North Oracle Road, Tucson, AZ 85704 | Shuttle bus departs at 5:00am (You must be on the first bus out at 5am)
The 50 Kilometer course, which is primarily downhill from Oracle to Catalina, does have sections of rolling hills (from miles 2-4, 11-15 and 28-29) so please be prepared!
8 Hours | The 50 kilometer course officially closes by 2:30pm. Cut off times will be enforced along the course.
The course will not be USATF certified for 2022. We plan to certify for the 2023 & beyond editions.
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Registration is open and available online through RaceRoster until December 7 at 11:59pm. Pricing does not include applicable taxes & credit card processing fees.REGISTER NOW
Aid Stations, with water and Gatorade will be placed at the following locations along the course: Start, 4.0mi, 5.5mi, 7.40mi, 9mi, 11.9mi, 13.2mi, 14.5mi, 16.5mi, 17.8mi, 19.9mi, 21.6mi, 23.8mi, 24.8mi, 25.9mi, 26.8mi, 27.8mi, 28.9mi, 30 mi, Finish Line. Gatorade’s Endurance Formula is the official on-course sports drink of the Tucson Marathon, Half Marathon, 50K and Marathon Relay.
Looking to track a runner on race day? Stay tuned for a link to register for this service, which is provided by Chronotrack. Spectators will also be able to download the Athlinks app and then, by viewing a participants "results", will have the option to see which splits a runner is between on the course map.
For the safety of all involved, parking and drop offs are not allowed at the starting line. All competitors must stay inside the safety cones at all times. Anyone who runs outside of the cones will be disqualified. Baby Joggers/Strollers are NOT allowed on the course at any time. No exceptions will be made.
All finishers will receive a commemorative medal after crossing the finish line. Overall top male and female winners for the 50 Kilometer race will be based on the official race chip time. Awards will be given to the top overall male and female masters winners in the 50 Kilometer race, based on chip time. Masters winners are not eligible for age group awards.
Age group awards are provided to the top male and female runners in the 50 Kilometer in the following age brackets: Under 19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60-69; 70+. Awards need to be picked up on-site (50 Kilometer after 11am). Be sure to check the Results Kiosk before leaving the finish line area.
RULES: The top three overall race winners, and masters winners, will receive their overall place award and forfeit any age-group award. Top three overall winners are not eligible for masters awards; the masters awards will go to the next eligible finisher.
Stay up to date on all the exciting events and information we have coming your way as we get ready for our 2022 race!