_ The John Wayne Grit Series - Pioneertown, CA Half Marathon & 10K:
John Wayne Grit Series - "How the West is Run"
Show your grit in the fight against cancer by running or walking through spectacular John Wayne movie locations and rugged western landscapes. The series benefits John Wayne Cancer Foundation, so every step you take advances the fight against cancer through pioneering cancer research and programs. For more information about the series visit johnwayne.org.
John Wayne Grit Series - Pioneertown, CA Half Marathon & 10K
Located near Joshua Tree National Park, Pioneertown was built in the 40's to be a 1880s themed Old Western movie set and is now a popular getaway, home to the world famous Pappy & Harriet's, and is the site of our newest John Wayne Grit Series event.
The run benefits John Wayne Cancer Foundation so every step you take helps fight cancer. Register today as an individual or start a team and fundraise for your chance to win exclusive merchandise, free race entries and hotel stays!
The sun-exposed course is challenging and picturesque technical, single-track trail guaranteed to bring out your #JohnWayneGrit. You'll start off on Pioneertown's "Mane Street" and head to the trails through the Sawtooth Mountains with 360-degree views of the spectacular high desert. Finish back in town and meet us at the Hay Barn for the John Wayne Grit Down!
-) 2020 Race registration is open • Registration Information