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October 29th, 2022

Nakawe - 50k

Starting in a beautiful beach town and a boardwalk surrounded by art

Race Category


Running Stones




Elevation Gain


Start Place

Malecón Puerto Vallarta

Start Date


Start Time


An unforgettable experience

An unforgettable experience

Nakawé means "madre agua/mother water" and is the perfect name for this 50 km race. An experience that begins at the artistic boardwalk of a beautiful Pacific beach town leading to the jungle, crossing rivers and narrow paths. With 2,000 D+ and a timeline of 12hrs 00 min. The start and finish line are at the Puerto Vallarta's boardwalk. To reach the finish line, runners will cross to Cuale's River Island, which is full of mexican crafts and restaurants along the boardwalk surrounded by sculptures just infront the Pacific Ocean.

Our photos, videos and insightful content will take you to the heart of Puerto Vallarta México by UTMB®.

A unique experience

The first edition of Puerto Vallarta México by UTMB®️ will take place at one of the most representative areas of Mexico covering Mexican land and spirit at its purest. Runners will find all kinds of terrain and weather, from steep technical climbs and downhills to the complex muddy single tracks of the jungle and agave fields, broad paths and so many different ecosystems.

Alejandro Ochoa

Director of Puerto Vallarta México by UTMB®

Around the race

Plan your stay and check out all the tourist activities and experiences offered by Puerto Vallarta.

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All the information you need to know

Runner's guide

The 2022 runner's guide will be available soon and will include the details you need to be ready for race day: event program, time charts, safety advice and much more.

Rules and Regulations

Check out the official Rules and Regulations for the 2022 Puerto Vallarta México by UTMB® including entry process and fees, mandatory equipment, health and environment policies and much more.

Running Stones

Thanks to your participation in this race, you will collect 2 Running Stones that gives an additional chance to be selected via the lottery to the UTMB® World Series Finals - OCC, CCC® and UTMB®.

Sign up for Nakawé

Don't miss out! A maximum of 1,500 bibs are available for the queen distance of the inaugural Puerto Vallarta México by UTMB®. Sign up now to guarantee your spot on the start line.

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