adidas Terrex 20K Trail Run
Photo: Chris Kendig

adidas Terrex 20K Trail Run

GO THE DISTANCE, GO FOR SPEED

Looking to keep running, running, and running, running? Then this is the race for you!

SUNDAY, JUNE 11
8:00 AM

IMPORTANT: Registration for this event closes Saturday, June 10 at 6:00 PM. The course map will be available 1 week prior to the race.


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Event Overview

SUNDAY, JUNE 11

8:00 AM

One of the more challenging and rewarding 20Ks in the nation, line up alongside some of the Vail Valley’s best trail runners and top professionals at almost 9,000 feet. This course — two laps on the 10K course — will truly test your fitness with its constant elevation changes and mountainous terrain. In addition to pride points on the line, the 20K prize purse is also up for grabs!

Times

Times

SUNDAY, JUNE 11

8:00 AM

 

Rules

RACE CATEGORIES:

Open (Men/Women)

FORMAT & RULES:
  • Racers will be sent out in one mass wave. Start positions within the wave will not be pre-determined and it is up to the athlete to get into their desired start location. 
  • Athletes will race on the marked 10K course and complete 2 loops. 
  • CUT OFF TIME: Athletes must finish the first 10K by 9:30AM to be eligible to run the full race.
  • Athletes that register for the 20K race will not be allowed to change to the 10K race and be eligible for prizes past the closing registration deadline. [Saturday, June 10, 6PM]  
  • Course markings will be black signs with red arrows 
  • The course map will be available one week before the race.
  • Athletes will have to run on all types of terrain ranging from forest service access dirt roads to single track.
  • Athletes must follow all course markings and know/understand the course map. Athletes who deviate from the official course will be disqualified. 
  • Please see course map for aid station locations, where water and sports drinks will be provided.
  • The adidas Terrex 20K Trail Run course will be marked on Friday, June 9.
  • No tripping, shoving or horseplay will be tolerated and any athlete participating in foul play will be pulled from the course and disqualified. 
  • Competitors who start significantly after the posted start time will be clocked from the mass start time. No exceptions will be made.
  • Dogs are not permitted to run in the adidas Terrex 20K Trail Run. Please enter our Rocky Dog Fun Run on Thursday, June 8 if you’d like to run with your pup!
  • Racers who opt to not run a second lap must notify race staff at the timing tent of their intent to withdraw from the race. 
LOCATION:

 The race starts and finish is in Nature Valley Mountain Plaza.

Price & Prizes

PRICE

EARLY BIRD PRICING // February 1 – April 5, 2023
$50

REGISTRATION PRICING
// April 6 – May 31, 2023
$55

EVENT PRICING // June 1 – June 10, 2023
$65


PAYOUT

TOTAL PRIZE PURSE: $11,500

MEN – Open
1st – $2,500
2nd – $1,500
3rd – $1,000
4th – $500
5th – $250

WOMEN – Open
1st – $2,500
2nd – $1,500
3rd – $1,000
4th – $500
5th – $250


PRIZES

Prizes are to be determined.

 

Price & Prizes

Event Map

RACE START & FINISH:

Nature Valley Mountain Plaza in Vail Village

VIEW COURSE MAP