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East Texas Ultra

When: May 18, 2024
Where: Pittsburg, TX
Race type(s): 50K, 28K, 14K, 7K

Race Overview

The East Texas Ultra is a 50K, 28K, 14K, and 7K trail run in the beautiful trails in East Texas at Lake Bob Sandlin State Park. This is the race for you if you’re looking for a scenic trail run through the shady tall pine trees. The route runs through the piney trails and along the water of Lake Bob Sandlin.

Texas Ultra Series

This series spans all across Texas. All the finisher medals from each race combine to make the State of Texas. Anyone who finishes all the races will receive a special wooden case for all the finisher medals. (see ‘website’ for pictures of the finisher medals)

You can save 20% on the Texas Ultra Series by registering for a Series Pass

The Top 7 Males and Top 7 Females that run the farthest distance of a Texas Ultra race will qualify for the Big Texas Ultra 100K Championship near Austin TX for a chance to win the Big Texas Ultra Champion Title.

Race Schedule

Saturday, May 18th
Packet Pickup – 6:30AM to 7:30AM
50K Runners – 7:15 AM Start
28K Runners – 7:30 AM Start
Cutoff Time: 5:00 PM (10 Hours)

Sunday, May 19th
Packet Pickup – 6:30AM to 7:30AM
7K & 14K Runners – 7:30 AM Start
Cutoff Time: 12:00 PM (4.5 Hours)

Race Rules

50K – Seven loops
28K – Four loops
14K – Two loops
7K – One loop

This is a cupless race. We will have water refill stations to refill your own bottles and cups.
No littering.
Use trail etiquette.

What You Get

– East Texas Ultra T-Shirt
– Collectible Finisher Medals for all finishers
– Unique Token for 50K finishers
– 1st Place awards for all distances M & F
– DFL “Dead Freakin’ Last” awards for all distances

– Aid Station Food & Hydration
– Scenic Course
– Photography
– Fully Marked/Supported Course
– Friendly & Encouraging Race Staff/Volunteers

More Information/Refunds/Discounts

For more detailed information including the course map, other race info, and aid stations visit the website by clicking “website” above or visiting

Within a 30-day notice, runners can receive a full race credit to any race of their choosing (except qualifier-required races.) For anything less than 30 days notice, race credits can not be transferred. We do not offer full refunds.

We offer discounts for all active duty military & first responders. Please send an email to with an ID of your profession.