28th Annual

Ouachita Trail 50 Endurance Run

50 Mile and 50K

April 21, 2018, 6:00 AM

Maumelle Park, Little Rock, Arkansas

Presented by the Arkansas Ultra Running Association

Proceeds benefiting Pinnacle Mountain State Park 


Course: A picturesque climb over Pinnacle Mountain followed by an out-and-back along the shore of Lake Maumelle. Course includes six miles of asphalt and the remainder on scenic, rocky, single-track trail.  Several highway crossings will be involved.  There will be no traffic control.  Please be responsible and be careful!

Trail: The Ouachita Trail is a single-track recreational footpath, and is permanently marked with blue blazes.  Additional markers will be out.  Approximately two miles of Pinnacle Mountain trails will be utilized on the “out” section only.

Aid: Eleven staffed aid stations for 50-mile; seven for 50Km.  There may be an eight-mile trail section with no aid.  Carrying at least one fluid bottle is HIGHLY advise.  Drop bags will be taken to the 15 mile aid station, and to the turnaround point for the 50 mile.  Post-race food will be provided.

Awards: Finisher awards for both races. Shirts for all entrants.  13-hour time limit for both races.

Entry fee: $65 until December 31st, $75 until April 1st, $85 thereafter.  Please make check payable to Ouachita Trail 50.  NO RACE DAY ENTRY.

Entrants Limit:  250;   Mail entry to: Chrissy Ferguson, 116 Turtle Creek Cove, Maumelle, AR 72113

Sorry, no race entry transfers will be allowed. 

Cancellation/Refund Policy: $50 of entry fee is refundable for cancellation received by March 31st. Contact race director.

For more information visit website: www.RunArkansas.com; e-mail: OT50@RunArkansas.com; phone: 501-803-9411

Ouachita Trail 50 Mile/50K - Official Entry Form

Last Name_____________________ First __________________ Middle _______

Address ____________________________________________________________

City ____________________ State _____ Zip __________ Phone ____________________

e-mail _____________________________________ Age on 4/21/2018 _______ (Minimum age is 18)

Gender _______    Short sleeve technical shirt size:  Men S/M/L/XL/XXL: ______ OR Women XS/S/M/L/XL: ______

Entries received after April 1st are not guaranteed selected shirt size.

Please check event: 50 Mile ___ 50K ___   (You may change from 50 Mile to 50K during the race)

Race Waver                            

I know that running an ultramarathon race is a potentially hazardous activity that could cause injury or death. I should not enter and run unless I am medically able and properly trained, and by my signature, I certify that I am medically able to perform this event, am in good health, and am properly trained. I agree to abide by any decision of a race official relative to any aspect of my participation in this event, including the right of any official to deny or suspend my participation for any reason whatsoever. I assume all risks associated with running in this event, including but not limited to: falls, contact with other participants, the effects of the weather, including high heat and/or humidity, traffic and the conditions of the road and trail, encounters with wild or domestic animals, all such risks being known and appreciated by me. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and in consideration of your accepting my entry, I, for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release the race director and workers, Arkansas Ultra Running Association, and all sponsors, their representatives and successors from all claims or liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation in this event, event though that liability may arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons named in this waiver. I also understand that the race director has the right to refuse any entry, and that no part of my registration fee is refundable after March 31, 2018.

Signature ______________________________________ Date ____________