Get Dirty at the Pagosa Duathlon

Saturday, July 14, 2018

A fun race anyone can DU!


 2018 Duathlon     7 . 14 . 2018


** UPDATE 6/20/2018 – The San Juan National Forest is lifting the stage 3 ban – so we are on!!  See you in a few weeks!

6/13/2018 – The San Juan National Forest has recently gone into Stage 3 Fire restrictions.  We are hoping for rain and moving forward with planning the race.  You can connect with our event on Facebook or check back here for updates **


1-mile run, 2-mile ride dirt road dash

3-mile trail run, 8-mile mountain bike

6-mile trail run, 14-mile mountain bike

Adult Race Divisions:
Women’s Division
Men’s Division
2-member relay team (1 runner, 1 biker)

Need a Teammate? Call us – we’ll pair you up with someone!

Race routes integrate beginner and intermediate levels of single-track trails, dirt and gravel roads. The venue of the San Juan National Forest is off-road racing at it’s best!


Rise operates under a special use permit with the San Juan National Forest and is an equal opportunity provider.


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 ** Packet Pick Up

Friday, July 13th 

4-7 pm

at The Hub Bike Shop**


Dusty Kids Start 7:30 a.m.
Adult Races Start 8:15 a.m.

– Dirty Sprint Awards 10:00 a.m.
– Dirty Du Awards 11:00 a.m.



DIRTY SPRINT  $30      After July 3rd – $40
DIRTY DU  $40              After July 3rd – $50

*Early Registration Ends July 2nd.  Adult race prices increase $10 starting July 3rd thru race day.
*Race day registration is available.
*Student Discount $10 off any adult race entry fee (School ID Required)  Code: student
*Entry Fee is PER PERSON – Each team member must register and pay entry fee


Click here to view our FAQ sheet.

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Rise Fundraiser


Violence is a dirty word!  The Pagosa Duathlon is an annual event held to raise funds for the Rise Above Violence (Rise) in Pagosa Springs, Colorado. All proceeds from the duathlon go towards supporting survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and other violent crime. Learn more about Rise services and support at

Duathlon News & Updates

  • Gearing UP
    Get ready for the DU - register early and start
    Posted on February 24, 2017

what the racers say

  • ~ What a Success!

    "Thank you!  To all of our Sponsors, volunteers and participants!!!!  We had an amazing event on Saturday all thanks to all of you and your commitment to survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. We had 126 people come out and get Dirty and the DU and raised over $7,000 to continue services for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault in our county.  AMAZING! [gallery size="medium" ids="543,542"]   [gallery ids="549,548"] [gallery ids="546,545,544"]  

  • ~ wide range of ability

    "I like that there were beginners and more experienced participants. There was no pressure to be competitive. Also, the course was very well marked. "

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