Run The APEX

America The Beautiful Park

America The Beautiful Park

Registration Options

Aravaipa RunningNew for 2022, we have partnered with Aravaipa Running to invite runners to participate in The APEX. Runners will choose from three distance options - all starting and finishing in America the Beautiful Park on the final day of the event, which features The APEX Outdoor Festival & Expo.


America the Beautiful Park

50K | 10K | 5K

Sunday, September 25, 2022


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Race Information

Distance Options & Course Summaries

Runners are offered three options to participate.

50K

The 50K course will start and finish in America the Beautiful Park. Runners will head into Cheyenne Canyon and follow this route. Runners will have approximately 4,200 feet of climbing.

Course Details and Maps here
Included with Registration
  • A fun day of running!
  • Fully stocked aid stations and water support (6)
  • Medical support
  • Swag Bag with APEX gear and sponsor items
  • Meal & Beer (21+) Tickets for The APEX After Party
Cut-Offs

50K runners will have approximately 10 hours to finish the entire course. Aid station cut-offs will be posted closer to the event.


10K

10K runners will also start in America the Beautiful Park and head into Bear Creek Regional Park for a trail loop before returning to the finish line. Bear Creek offers all dirt trails and approximately 500 feet of climbing.

Course Details and Maps here
Included with Registration
  • A fun, short race with plenty of time to enjoy the festival!
  • Aid Station mid-course with hydration and light fuel
  • Medical support
  • APEX t-shirt and sponsor items
  • Beer (21+) Tickets for The APEX After Party

5K

5K runners will head on a speedy out and back up the Pikes Peak Greenway. This is a fast course for those who want to run hard, as well as for those who want to have fun and be a part of the festivities! The 5K course is family and stroller friendly!

Included with Registration
  • A fun, short race with plenty of time to enjoy the festival!
  • Hydration station at the halfway turnaround
  • Medical support
  • APEX t-shirt and sponsor items
  • Beer (21+) Tickets for The APEX After Party

Registration Rates & Deadlines

  Until 7/24 Until 8/28 Until 9/18 Race Week
50K $125 $135 $145 $160
10K $45 $50 $55 $65
5K $30 $35 $40 $50

*Prices not including El Paso County Tax
**Opt out of meal, beer, swag to save

***10k and 5k runners must register by 8/14 to be guaranteed a race shirt!


Awards

Awards will go to the top 3 male and female finishers at each distance. All finishers will receive a finisher award.


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Limitations

Due to concerns about physical distancing and trail usage, we are limited to 175 Ultra entries.


Giving Back

This non-profit event supports the Pikes Peak Outdoor Recreation Alliance Trail Stewardship Fund. Please consider giving back to the trails. If you would like to give back by making a donation for the maintenance and improvement of trails in the Pikes Peak region, see details on PledgeReg. We will have special prizes for the top fundraisers!


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