Sun May 2, 2021 Fresno, CA 93721 US Directions

Starting inside of Chukchansi Park, you will be put to the challenge of climbing every step from the bottom to the top of the stadium, followed by a run up a 6-story circular garage and then down an adjacent 6-story circular garage, proceeded by a half-mile run down Fulton Street to the Tuolumne Overpass (Urban Hill), before the final challenge, climbing 220 stairs to the top of a 10-story building, The Grand Tower, where your timing sensor will stop your clock!

Overall length of the Urban Run is approx 3 Miles.  Participants are released to begin one at a time with 3 to 5 seconds between each runner.  First runner will be released at 8:00am.


  • Urban Shirt
  • Celebration Beer Garden!
  • Chip Start & Finish Times
  • Bobble-head age group awards

Overall Male and Female receive $100 prize purse!

Create or join a team with at least three members and vie for the Team Award in one of these divisions; Fire Fighter, Law Enforcement, Military or Open.  All members will also be scored as individuals.

Golden Bib!
We want to honor our prior participants, so any current year participant that has completed any of our prior year Urban Runs will receive a 'Golden' Bib to wear during the event!  In addition, their name will appear on the back on the event shirt. 

No day of registration!

Packet Pickup:
Will be Saturday May 1st from noon to 4:00pm at Fleet Feet Sports at Fort Washington and Friant Rd. If you cannot make it to packet pickup on Saturday you can pickup your packet Sunday morning prior to the event starting at 7:00am at Chukchansi Stadium.

Event takes place rain or shine.  No refunds unless event is cancelled due to a pandemic.

Chukchansi Park
Up one Spiral and down another
Ready to start the final climb in full Fireman's gear!
Up 10 stories to "The Grand Tower Finish"
Golden Bib

Did you run the Fresno Urban Run at least one of the last 5 years?  If so, and you registered using the same name and spelling you will receive a GOLDEN BIB so you will be recognized as someone who has conquered the Grand Climb at the Urban Run.
Not only will you receive a GOLDEN BIB if you ran the event in the past you will also get your name on the back of the Urban Shirt!

Chukchansi Park
1800 Tulare St
Fresno, CA US 93721
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