A trail of rugged & brutal beauty where everything cuts, stings, or bites.

A Tejas Trails Event

Member of the
Texas Trail Running Championship Series

2017 Western States Qualifier
Aid Stations by:
Alamo Running Buddies

Trail Roots

Team RWB San Antonio

Bandera Endurance Run
by Montrail
100km / 50km / 25km
Jan 7-8, 2017 / 7:30am / 24 hour cutoff
100km cap=350 runners, 50km cap=325 runners, 25km cap=325 runners

Montrail - The Original Trail Running Brand we are proud to say that this year's event is sponsored by Montrail!

USATF 100km Open & Masters Trail Championships: (2011-2012-2013-2014-2015-2016-2017-2018)
Championship Requirements. Athletes who participate in this competition may be subject to formal drug testing in accordance with USATF and IAAF rules, in accordance with USOC, USADA, or IAAF procedures. Athletes found, after a disciplinary hearing, to be positive for prohibited substances, as defined by the WADA Code and/or IAAF, or who refuse to be tested, will be disqualified from this event and may lose eligibility for future competitions. Any prize money payable to an athlete who has tested positive shall be withheld until the final disposition of all disciplinary proceedings. BEWARE: Some prescriptions, over the counter medications, and nutritional supplements may contain prohibited substances. Information regarding drugs and drug testing may be obtained by calling the USADA Reference Hotline at 1-800-233-0393, or

Western States Golden Ticket Race:
Auto Entry into WS 2016. This race has been chosen as one of a few Golden Ticket races The top two (2) female and top two (2) male finishers in each individual race in the Golden Ticket Races will automatically qualify for entry into the 2016 Western States 100 event. In the case that the first, or second place participant is already in Western States (or decides to opt out), the automatic bid will slide to third place, fourth place, and subsequently down to fifth place as needed (no places below fifth will be accepted). Winners will receive their invitation via email and have two weeks from the qualifying race to complete the registration, including paying the entry fee.

2016 USATF 100km Trail
Championships Purse
1st/$1000 2nd/$500
3rd/$300 Masters/$200
2017 Registration

USATF requirements
Race Doc 2017
Aid Stations
Race Weekend Catering
Chip Wear
Weather History
TPWD Rules & Regulations
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