The Desert Runner Trail Series has two points divisions: Trail and Ultra. The 26km race at Pass Mountain will score points in the "Trail Series" while the 50km race will score points in the "Ultra Series". The male & female winners of the 26km race will earn a free entry into the Half-Marathon DRT Series Trail Championship in March at Mesquite Canyon. The male & female winners of the 50km race will earn a free entry into the 50 Kilometer DRT Series Ultra Championship in March at Mesquite Canyon.
The 50km and 26km runners will run through Usery Mountain Park and then out into the Tonto National Forest, over the Pass Mountain Trail. 10 mile and 9km runners will stay on trails within Usery Mountian Park. *Aid Stations subject to change locations pending park approval.
Aid stations every 3-7 miles including water, electrolyte drink, sweet snacks, salty snacks, and fruit. Please plan to run with at least one bottle of water.
A drop bag will be allowed at the Blevins Aid Station.
Local time: 7:01 AM