Man Against Horse Race


36th Annual Race

October 10, 2020

2020 Results

12, 25 & 50 Mile Ultra Run
and Endurance Ride

Past Results

Click here for pictures of the 2020 race.


Start Location & Course Information:

   Base Camp-Mingus Mountain, Prescott, AZ
   Course Map
   Elevation Information

Pre-registration required, signed entries and fees must be recieved by October 2nd.

October 9th Ride Packet Pickup & vet check 25 & 50 mile 3-6 P.M.
October 9th Runner packet pick-up: 3-6 P.M. & Saturday 5:30 A.M.
October 9th Pre-race Briefing Friday at 7:00 P.M. at Base Camp, must bring own chair, wear mask and distance 6 feet apart.

October 10th Schedule:

   50 Mile 6:30 A.M.
   25 Mile 7:30 A.M.
   12 Mile Run 7:45 A.M.
   12 Mile Ride 9:00AM - Check in prior to start

Run Entry Fees: Ride Entry Fees:
50 Mile - $110.00 50 Mile - $120.00
25 Mile - $85.00 25 Mile - $100.00
12 Mile - $35.00 12 Mile - $35.00

Meal: Saturday, October 10, 5:00 P.M. (meal included for 25/50 milers): bring ticket(s) to pick up meal at basecamp and enjoy at your campsite.

Amenities: T-Shirts to all participants.  Buckles for 50 mile finishers.
Awards will be given, no ceremony will be held (details posted on race day)
Aid stations approx. every five miles; NO AGE CATEGORIES.

Information: Call Stacy Barrett (830) 481-8685 or Ron Barrett (928) 925-1930 (or email manvshorse @, or call Ned Leigh (928) 636-7041.

Location Located on Old Fain Rd., Approx. 7 miles north of HWY 69 and 5 miles east on HWY 89A and 1 mile south on Old Fain Rd
Course Desciption and general info:
1. Race is a loop course and will start and finish from the base camp windmill.
2. Runners run concurrently with horses. This is not a ride & tie. The 25 & 50 mile courses are moderately difficult; the 12 mile is a rolling course. The 25 & 50 mile distances should not be undertaken without significant preparation. Runners should be in shape for travel over rough country, including steep and rocky terrain. Most of the course is on mountainous trails and back roads through the tall pines of Mingus Mountain. Elevation at base camp is Approx. 5000 feet with 50 mile course climbing to an approx. elevation of 7600 feet.
3. Weather conditions are highly unpredictable, with snow and hail are as possible as sun shine and clear skies.
4. Base camp can accommodate over-night campers, and RV’s. No parking or camping will be allowed outside base camp boundaries. NO CAMPFIRES WILL BE PERMITTED.
5. Pit crews will have access to certain aid stations. Aid stations aproximately every 5 miles

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