Baker to Vegas

The Annual Challenge Cup/Baker to Vegas Relay is scheduled to take place over the of  weekend March 23rd and 24th, 2019. The course begins 25 miles north of Baker CA. on Highway 127 to Shoshone CA; then northeast on Highway 178, across the state line into Nevada on Highway 372 to Pahrump NV., then southeast on Highway 160 to the finish inside the Hilton Hotel Convention Room in Las Vegas. Teams are scheduled to run in eleven legs, depending upon their ability, with legs starting hourly from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

On Sunday, eight hours after the last team finishes, an Awards Ceremony is held in the Hilton Hotel Convention room for over 6000 runners and support personnel; several thousand family members and friends; and almost a thousand race volunteers. The festivities began with a most impressive Opening Program providing entertainment for all. Over 145 VIP law enforcement dignitaries, chiefs of police, agents—in—charge and sheriffs are introduced to the crowd.

Command post locations:

Shoshone, Pahrump, are the day time net control / command post locations

Sandy valley and South Las Vegas are evening.

Useful links: or

Deputy Dan Paige

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department
Altadena Station
(626) 798-1131 main
(626) 296-2105 office
(626) 241-2499 cell

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