Flight of Fire

Flight of Fire Trail Half Marathon,10K & 5K

May 12, 2018

Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area

1000 Scenic Loop Drive

Las Vegas, NV 89124

 

Flight of Fire is the original trail race in Red Rock National Conservation Area…now in it's seventh year. A half marathon, 10K, and 5K on the breathtaking trails of Red Rock NCA! You won’t find better views or more amazing scenery than that of Red Rock Canyon. This event is limited to 300 participants, so register early, as it is sure to sell out.

Red Rock Canyon encompasses 195,819 acres within the Mojave Desert. You can see a maze of canyons, ledges, peaks, chimneys, gullies, and chutes. While you are running you will encounter the bright vibrant reds and oranges of the massive tangled rock formations as well as spring flowers around every corner. There ia aslo a ton of various wildlife in Red Rock Canyon! You might come across The Western Fence Lizards, Chorus frogs, White-Crowed Sparrows, Cooper's Hawks, Red Racers, Mule deer, Red spotted Toads, Ruby-crowned Kinglets, Gray foxs, Burros, Sagebrush lizards, Chukars, Spotted Towhees and more! 

Camping

Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area has one developed campground. Opened in 1998 to replace the Old Oak Creek Campground, formerly known as the 13-Mile Campground. The Red Rock Canyon Campground is located two miles east of the visitor center on W. Charleston Blvd (State Route 159), one mile south on Moenkopi Road from the junction with W. Charleston Blvd.

Half Marathon 7:30am

10k 7:45am

5k 8:00am

All races cut off at noon

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**You must register by Sunday 04/09/2018 in order to be guaranteed a shirt and your requested size!

 

PACKET PICK-UP

Friday, May 11th 2018 5-7pm

Galleria Mall

Dick's Sporting Goods

1308 West Sunset Rd.

Henderson, NV 89014

702-855-5000

 

COURSE

Starting at the Visitors’ Center, the course will travel clockwise to the Moenkopi Loop, the Grand Circle Loop, and the White Rock-Willow Springs Trail, then to the White Rock dirt road, back to the Grand Circle Loop, on to the Calico Hills Trail, and finally back to the Moenkopi Loop, finishing back at the Visitors’ Center. This course is a technical trail race and trail shoes with gaiters are recommended.The 10K and 5K runners will be on the Moenkopi Loop. The 5K, 10K, and 13.1m will start and finish at the Visitors center.

 

RULES

Participants will be required to remain on the trails and within the course boundaries so as to not disturb the natural surroundings. Runners need be conscious of the terrain and exercise care in foot placement.

All runners must review and acknowledge receipt of the Bureau of Land Management Threatened Desert Tortoise Information.

BLM TORTOISE INFORMATION

 

AID STATIONS

Four aid stations will be located along the course.  Aid stations will supply water, electrolytes,  gels, and salt tablets.  Vehicular and spectator access is available at all aid stations.

Aid Station Mile Next Aid
Start 0.0 3.7
Scenic Drive 3.7 2.5
White Rock Parking Lot 6.2 2.2
Sandstone Quarry 8.4 1.8
Calico I 10.2 2.8
Finish 13.0 0.0

 

TRAVEL AND LODGING

Participants traveling by air will arrive at McCarran International Airport.

RED ROCK RESORT

Template: TRIPLEDARE (use if calling in your reservation)

Call In #: 866-767-7773

Web Code: CATRIPLE (type in “Offer Code” box using the Web Link) must be in all CAPS

Web Link: Red Rock Resort

GREEN VALLEY RANCH

Template: TRIPLEDARE (use if calling in your reservation)

Call In #: 866-782-9487

Web Code: CATRIPLE (type in “Offer Code” box using the Web Link) must be in all CAPS

Web Link: Green Valley Ranch

SUNSET STATION

Web Code: CATRIPLE (type in “Offer Code” box using the Web Link) must be in all CAPS

Web Link: Sunset Station

VOLUNTEER

Volunteers are an essential element of any race, but especially for trail races. We have some of the best volunteers and we are always looking for some more.

Volunteer Now!

 

MEDALS

Every runner will earn a very unique medal at the end of the race.

 

AWARDS

This race WILL have age divisions.  Ages are as follows; 11-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+ yrs.

Awards will be presented for the top men’s and women’s finishers in each race and for overall winners that complete all three races when times are averaged..

Distribution and depth of age group awards is dependent upon the number of participants and is subject to change.

 

SHIRTS

Every runner will receive an amazing shirt, one you will proudly wear to brag to all your friends after you have conquered this beast.

 

PARKING

All participants MUST park and ride the shuttle to the Start/Finish area. There will be no parking at Red Rock Canyon Visitors Center.

Parking: Red Rock Resort

11011 W. Charelston Blvd.

Las Vegas, NV 89135

Pick up from Main Front lobby

Pick up times from Red Rock Casino - 5:30-7:45am

Drop off to Red Rock Casino - 9-11am

 

SPONSORS

JCS Technologies, Monster Energy, Krispy Kreme Donuts, Station Casinos, Idrink, and Hammer Nutrition

 

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**Races are always subject to change. Triple Dare Running Company will keep the runners updated with all current information.**

 

Refund Policy

No cash refunds will be given 30 days prior to event. Race credit may be given, please contact the race director.