El Fuego 50
URBAN TRAIL RACE FORT WORTH
Experience the beautiful Fort Worth Skyline
5k, 10k, 25k, 50k
July 30, 2022
5k, 10k, 25k, 50k
Urban Region: Fort Worth
Experience the beautiful Fort Worth skyline while snagging that PR you’ve been chasing after as you run this flat, fast, loop on the Trinity Trails. Join us for an overnight summer race where things are guaranteed to “heat up”!
Call for Volunteers
Join the Fun
As a Volunteer, you are the person that gives the runner the support and motivation to continue. We know how important each of you are to the entire day and promise you a fun and rewarding experience!
This is a great opportunity to share your company, brand and services with a large and targeted group. As a sponsor of one or more events, you can select from the multiple sponsorship levels available.
Home to immaculate trails, fun murals, and gorgeous skylines, Fort Worth’s Trinity Park is the perfect backdrop for our no frills urban race series – El Frio 50 & El Fuego 50. This fast, flat, looped course showcases amazing skyline views, winds along the river, takes you through beautiful oak trees, and across paved and gravel trail. You’ll enjoy the illuminated downtown view through your 3.1 mile loop, while experiencing camaraderie with those you’ll be running with through the night. Don’t miss out on this chance to score an interlocking medal by completing both races!
Start and Finish Times
The Start and Finish will be within Trinity Park.
11:00 pm - 50k & 25k start
12:00 am - 5k & 10k start
Race briefings begin promptly, 10 minutes prior to race start time, at the start line.
NOTE: All races start at the scheduled time. Late starts will not be accommodated.
The cutoff for all distances is 7:00 am.
Races are marked with in-ground flagging and directional signage for each distance.
View the full course map
1 = Flat / Fast course with little elevation gain or loss on a non-technical terrain.
Well stocked Aid Stations manned by passionate volunteers, provide
First Aid: Band-Aids, Vaseline, and other basic first aid supplies
Food/Drink: Water, electrolyte drinks, and various salty, sweet and savory snacks
Aid stations will be conveniently located every 1-2 miles on the looped course.
This is an environmentally friendly race and it is our goal to keep the trails litter free to preserve their beauty.
Cups won't be supplied during this racing event. Please bring your refillable water bottles and we will refill them at the aid stations.
Training / Coaching
At every level, proper training can help you prepare for success. Ultra Expeditions has certified coaches and offers individual and group training packages. Learn More >>
Race Shirts, Medals and Awards
To guarantee a race shirt, register by July 13, 2022.
Finishers receive a beautiful, custom designed medal, based on availability.
Top Male and Top Female for each race. Awards will be emailed after the race ends.
Pictures and Video
SATURDAY – July 30, 2022
10pm - 12am Packet Pick Up at the Trinity Park
10pm - 12am Registration at the Trinity Park
11:00 pm 50k and 25k Race Start
SUNDAY – July 31, 2022
12:00 am 5k and 10k Race Start
7:00 am Cutoff for all distances
NOTE: Race briefings begin promptly, 10 minutes prior to race start time, at the start line. Racers may only register for each event up until that distances start time. Racers may only drop in distances prior to race start. If they choose to drop during the race they will receive a DNF.
Registration will remain open until the start of each distance - unless the race is Sold Out.
Early Registration Discounts
Sign up early to get the best pricing.
Last day for each price break is:
Best Discount - January 31, 2022
Good Discount - March 31, 2022
Standard Pricing - Race Day
Parking, Lodging and Travel
In the park
Last resort - approx. 4 miles from event
Foch St Parking, 1400 Foch St Parking, Fort Worth, TX 76109
PLEASE NOTE: Observe all parking signs and do not park illegally. The event is not responsible for violations, towing, damages or theft. Registrants are responsible for any parking fees, if they apply,
The closest airports are:
Directions to the Start
The race starts at:
3301 Trinity Park Dr, Fort Worth, TX 76107
The closest hotels are in downtown Fort Worth, Texas.
Call 817.921.0202 to make reservations and mention Ultra Expeditions and this race name to get a special rate of $119/night (+ tax).