When and where is the package pickup?


What documents do I need to run the race?

A valid Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative (WHTI) compliant document such as a passport, passport card, enhanced drivers license (EDL), foreign passport with visa, visa, border crossing card (BCC), trusted traveler program card (SENTRI and/or Global Entry card) or U.S. lawful permanent resident card (Green Card).

For more information:
Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative, click here.
Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative FAQs, click here.
U.S. Passport information, click here.
Trusted Traveler Programs (SENTRI/Global Entry), click here.
Border Crossing Card, click here.

Do I need a visa to cross into Mexico?

A U.S. Citizen or Legal Permanent Resident does not require a Mexican visa for the purpose of visiting Ciudad Juarez. But remember, that you will still need your valid U.S. document (passport, trusted traveler card, green card) to return to El Paso after the finish line.

Can someone else pick up my race package?

Yes. They’ll just need to provide your name.

Where’s the starting line?

Check map here.

Where’s the finish line?

Check map here.

How much is the registration?

Through October 31, 2018: $25
November 1 - 2, 2018: $30
*No Refunds

Can I register someone else?

Yes. You’ll see an option while registering.

Where can I register?

Online, here

In person:

El Paso:
Up and Running store 3233 N. Mesa, Suite 205
El Paso, TX 79902
(915) 478-5663

Ciudad Juárez:
Scott Ilvelo store Vicente Guerrero No. 4300
(in front of Río Grande Mall)
Cd. Juárez
(656) 438-5073

What’s the time limit to finish the race?

2 hours (120 minutes)

How many water stations will be?

Four. Two in El Paso and two in Ciudad Juarez.

What’s the race’s route?


Do I get a T-shirt?

Yes. You’ll get a technical T-shirt with a unique design.

Will Paso del Norte bridge be closed?

For the purpose of the U.S. - Mexico 10K, the two easternmost lanes will be closed. The finish line is on the top of the bridge at the international boundary line.

Will Stanton bridge be closed?

For the purpose of the U.S. - Mexico 10K, only the westernmost lane will be closed.

Do all finishers receive a medal?


What about prizes for top finishers?

The top 3 overall finishers of women and men, will receive a trophy.
Finishers of each category receive a medal

What are the categories?

Younger than 9, 10 - 14, 15 - 19, 20 - 24, 25 - 29, 30 - 34, 35 - 39, 40 - 44, 45 - 50, 51 - 54, 55 - 59, 60 - 64, 65 - 69, 70 - 74, 75 - 79, 80 and more.

Is there an age limit?

No age limit

Where to park?

Metered-parking is free of charge on Saturdays in downtown El Paso. There is plenty of options to park around the starting line.

Is there an award ceremony?

Yes. It will take place on the starting line place.

Can we register teams?

Yes. You’ll see the option when you register.

Where to stay?

We have a special rate of $95.00/night at:


For reservations, click here.

Cut-off Date is October 31st.

Please use code: IRB

2018 Sponsors

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