Shanhaiguan Great Wall Trail Race Shanhaiguan Great Wall Trail Race

The Ultimate Experience To
Run The Great Wall of China

The Greatest Running Challenge
On The Stairs Of Ancient History

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Dream Adventure Today!

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Running On Ancient History

Adventure runners rejoice with a dream race to run one of the 7th wonders of the world, a historic landmark, the Great Wall of China. Run through the steps of ancient history on what has been revered as one of the most challenging endurance races on the planet.

 

From the ocean into the mountains off the beaten path of the ancient Great Wall trails, backcountry, villages, and farms where it's just you, the historic Great Wall, and the breathtaking nature of China. Your next dream running adventure awaits you!

Race Days: October 14-16, 2022

2021 RACE POSTPONED TO 2022, READ UPDATE.

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Dream Race

This is no regular race, prepare and train to conquer the physical and mental challenge that will push you for a once-in-a-lifetime adventure experience on the Great Wall of China.

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Steps In History

Featuring thousands of steep uneven steps you'll climb and descend. Guaranteed to make your legs burn as your traverse the historical Great Wall of China.

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Rewarding Challenge

The challenge is well worth it as you will experience breathtaking panoramic views of the Great Wall, then crossing the finish line will be one of your greatest accomplishments!

Get Your Spot To Run The Great Wall

Plan your dream adventure race for October 14-16, 2022.

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Preview Video

Preview of the incredible Shanhaiguan Great Wall Trail Race Course.

Race Details

The 7th annual international Shanhaiguan Great Wall Trail Race is a well-organized endurance event tailored to athletes and runners from around the world. Giving participants the required support to run the challenging racecourse on the historic Great Wall of China. Giving runners a one-of-a-kind adventure running experience to check off your bucket list.

RACE DATE

The race dates are October 15-17, 2021 October 15-17, 2021. Read the update here.

DEADLINE

Registration deadline is September 1.

BENEFITS

  • Run 160K, 110K, 70K, or 42K course
  • Official race shirt
  • Finisher shirt (160K & 110K)
  • Race Towel (70K & 42K)
  • Collectible finisher medal
  • Performance visor hat
  • Race buff
  • Chip timing
  • Volunteer support
  • Support at course aid-stations
  • Medical first aid
  • Finish line water & food
  • Event insurance
  • Special trophy for top finishers
  • Shuttle bus transportation
  • A bucket list race experience!
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DISTANCES

160 Kilometers
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110 Kilometers
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70 Kilometers
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42 Kilometers
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LOCATION

The Shanhaiguan Great Wall Trail Race takes place in the Shanhaiguan District of Qinhuangdao (秦皇岛市), a port city on the coast of China in northern Hebei province where the Great Wall meets the ocean.

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Race Entry

Choose to run one of four distances at the Shanhaiguan Great Wall Trail Race. Prices will increase closer to the race day. Entries are limited, register now to secure your entry before sold out. Entry fees in USD.

160K

$415 RACE ENTRY

110K

$365 RACE ENTRY

70K

$335 RACE ENTRY

42K

$315 RACE ENTRY

Your Bucket List Adventure To Run
The Great Wall of China Awaits You!