Limited Space – We have already allocated race bibs to a number of countries for next year. This means we will only have 50 – 60 race slots available for 2017 so if you are interested in joining us in 2017 at least register with a deposit to reserve your place.

Pricing and Payment Options:

Full registration: $2550.00

Register with a deposit:  $900.00. second payment of $825.00 due July 1. Final payment of 825.00 due Oct 1.

Team registration discounts (teams of 3-6) are available for first 5 teams registering. Contact with questions for for additional details.

Late Registration starts October 1st, 2016. Any balance payments made after October 1st will be subject to late registration price increase of $200.

Tent Rental – Additional fee – You can reserve a space in one of our 3-4 person tents.  You can also reserve your own tent.




OR Register via Paypal or bank transfer

email to request IBAN information for making bank transfer payment or for offline registration form or paymet via Paypal.


  • Official Event tech t-shirt
  • tent (reserved space in shared tent) please contact us if you want your own tent.
  • Transportation from Best Western Irazu, San Jose to the race start
  • Medical Assistance – qualified U.S. and Costa Rican Medical Doctors, EMTs, and on call Medical Helicopter.
  • race support and experience staff
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner each day during the race prepared by Food Nutritionist and Catering Staff
  • Aid Stations (Fresh Fruit and Bottled Water, Electrolyte Drink, Sodas)
  • Evening Campsite Locations
  • Party and Awards Dinner and ceremony
  • Finishers medal and prizes
  • Transportation from the Race Finish to San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Sports Medicine Masseuse/Chiropractor are available (a very modest additional cost)
  • Daily Adventure Tour Options (Modest additional Costs)
  • swag-bag for all participants and guests
  • New friends
  • Unspecific and intermittent pain and another bag full of memories!


Rainfores Run map STAGE 6 smallEvent and Route Overview

Event Dates: February 10 – February 18, 2017

Race Start: February 12

Race Finish: February 17

Length of Race: 6 Days
Distance: 230 kilometers

Location: The course is set along Costa Rica’s tropical Pacific coastline but weaves at times into the Talamancas, a coastal mountain range in the Southwest corner of the country. You’ll finish near the border of Panama in a serene fishing village that until recently was only accessible by boat. 

Terrain: jungle and rainforest trails, mountain trail and single track across ridge lines, highlands and coastal ranges; beaches, rocky outcroppings and reefs, river and estuary crossings, and ends in Corcovado National Park, one of the premier rainforest experiences in the world as well as a Unesco World Heritage site. Much, much more. It really defies description!

Event Itinerary

Friday/Saturday February 10/11:  International participant arrival
Saturday, February 11: Official registration and a poolside reception for competitors.
February 12: We will transport you to the Race Start about 3.25 hours away.
February 13 – February 16 : We will be on course.
February 17 : Race ends at Drakes Bay. We spend the day there on the beach. The awards ceremony and closing party will also take place here in Drakes Bay, a quiet fishing village on the border of Corcovado National Park and just miles from the Border of Panama. We will depart for San Jose the following morning.
Saturday, February 18: We will transport you back to The Best Western in San Jose.
It’s about a 5 hour trip and will leave in the early morning at approximately 8 AM.