Ultra Chili 50K

November 18, 2017 at Laurel Hill County Park

1400 N Hwy 41, Mount Pleasant, SC 29466

Join us for the 3rd annual Ultra Chili 50K, where you'll navigate through the majestic moss-draped trails of Laurel Hill County Park during this multi-loop race. Individuals and teams are encouraged to enter, and the post-race party includes hot chili and cold beer.

Race Fees

  • Individuals: $90, $75 CCR*, or $60 for Move IT! Pass members
  • Teams: 
    • 2-Person Team: $100 or $80 for Move IT! Pass members
    • 3-Person Team: $150 or $120 for Move IT! Pass members
    • 4-Person Team: $200 or $160 for Move IT! Pass members


  • Individual
  • Teams (Each team must have a Team Manager and consist of a total of 2-4 participants. Prior to registering, Team Managers should have their team member names and shirt sizes.)
Online registration ends Friday, November 17 at 3 p.m. Custom race shirts are guaranteed to participants who register before October 17.

Race Day

  • View the course map (PDF).
  • Packet pickup is 7-7:45 a.m.
  • Race starts at 8 a.m.
  • The course is a continuous 10 lap, 5K loop with no scheduled breaks between each lap. Participants are encouraged to take breaks as needed.
  • The maximum allowed finish time is 8 hours/4 p.m. Participants must begin their final lap before the 7 hour/3 p.m. cut-off time.
  • Each lap will be timed.
  • There will be one water station every 1.5 miles stocked with water, Powerade and gels. Participants are encouraged to carry a water bottle.
  • Participants will receive finisher medals.
  • Awards will be given to individuals as well as relay teams in the following categories: Top 5 fastest male/female participants, Top Masters male/female participants, Top 2/3/4 person relay team.


  • Teams are comprised of 2-4 people max.
  • The order and number of laps per team member are up to the discretion of the team.
  • An exchange zone will be set up near the Start/Finish line for member transitions. This is the only place on the course exchanges can occur.
  • Splits will be recorded under the team name.

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Park fees, operating schedules, and hours are subject to change without notice.