2023 Arches 50km: Training plans, distance, date, location, and more

Find out all you need to know about the Arches 50km – including how to choose the best training plan to get race-ready and set a new personal best.

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About the event

The Arches 50k is more than just a race; it's a journey through Utah's majestic red rock country, featuring the awe-inspiring arches that give the park its name. For seasoned ultra-runners, the event provides a mix of technical trails and breathtaking views, offering a challenging yet rewarding experience. Unlike traditional road races, the rugged terrain and elevation changes add a layer of complexity, making it a must-do event for those seeking to push their limits. With its blend of natural beauty and athletic rigor, the Arches 50k has earned its reputation as a bucket-list race for serious long-distance runners.

Date: 

Sat
Oct 7
2023

Location: 

Moab, United States

Distance

50km

Elevation profile: 

Hilly

Website: 

Link

Elevation gain: 

907

Number of participants: 

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How to train for Arches 50km: Arches 50km training plans for every runner

To train for Arches 50km, you’ll need a personalized training plan and to build up your weekly mileage progressively.

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  • Incorporates deloads and strength training
  • Helps you manage your recovery and nutrition

Having a plan will also help with accountability, meaning that you can focus purely on improving your running game.

Check out our personalized 50km training plans to find the one that best suits your goals.

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