TUCSON 50K

Quick Facts

Date: Saturday, December 10, 2022

Start Time: 6:30 AM, Mountain Standard Time

Packet Pickup: 
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

Shuttle Bus:
Option A (For those not staying at Host Hotel) | Park at Oracle School District - 2618 W. El Paseo, Oracle, AZ 85623 | Shuttle buses departs at 5:00am (You must be on the first bus out at 5am)
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)

Course Brief:
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!  

Cutoff Time:
8 Hours | The 50 kilometer course officially closes by 2:30pm. Cut off times will be enforced along the course.

Certified Course:
The course will not be USATF certified for 2022. We plan to certify for the 2023 & beyond editions.

Race Details

REGISTRATION

Registration is open and available online through RaceRoster until December 2 at 11:59pm. Pricing does not include applicable taxes & credit card processing fees.

REGISTER NOW

PRicing information

50 Kilometer
March 25 - April 30
$129.00
May 1 - June 30
$139.00
July 1 - August 31
$149.00
September 1 - November 18
$159.00
November 19 - December 2
$169.00

Course Map

ELEVATION PROFILE

PRINTABLE MAP

50 KILOMETER PDF

Aid Stations

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.

RACE DAY TRACKING

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.

Important Notes

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.

AWards

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.

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