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October 30th, 2022

Pata salada - 10K

Enjoy running along the emblematic Puerto Vallarta's boardwalk



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An unforgettable experience

An unforgettable experience

Pata salada is the colloquial demonym for people from the coast and is a very popular way to call people from Puerto Vallarta. This translates to"Salty feet" and it is a great description for our 10K fun run. You will go up to the Cerro de la Cruz until the viewpoint at the very top, and you will get the to run through the Island of the Cuale River, full of traditions and art. Pata salada is a 8 km run with 640 elevation gain.

An unforgettable experience

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.

Sign up for Pata salada

Sign up for Pata salada

Don't miss out! A maximum of 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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