In the event the guidelines for hosting events prevents us from hosting this safely we will be turning this event into a virtual option and you will be given an option to have your medal/swag shipped to your residence or picked up at New Balance Greenville on Woodruff Road. We will update you as soon as we receive any new information and guideline restrictions that may prevent us from hosting. We will not be issuing refunds or choosing a new race date.
Welcome to the 3rd Annual Carolina Reaper Challenge event! We are pleased to bring a new and exciting twist to three different distances including the 50k, the full marathon, and half marathon distance. This will be great for the first time finishers of these distances as well as give a new challenge to all the speed demons out there!
Death Pepper 50k starting at 11:00am
Carolina Reaper Marathon Starting @ 12:20pm
Carolina Reaper Relay Starting @ 12:20pm
Ghost Pepper 13.1 and Ruck Challenge Starting @ 3:40pm
You can pick up your race bib and any apparel items purchased race morning near our timing tent at the start finish line. Packet Pickup will start 60 minute prior to the start of each distance! Apparel will be for sale on race day. Race Day registration is also available but I will warn you now, you will not like the price. Best bet is to register now!
All race participants will receive an Upstate Ultra Sticker and a unique wooden finisher award. Not everyone likes shirts so we have provided an option to purchase an Upstate Ultra Tri-Blend Shirt, Performance Socks, Trucker Hat, or Trail Buff. Change your mind? Update your swag item for this race by following these stepsHERE
Top 3 Male and Female will receive a custom hand made award by our partner of Next Up Opportunity! Each finisher will receive a finisher medal that will be branded with the race logo and come with a custom race patch on the backside! We will also publish our age group results that will coincide with our Race Series. To learn more about our race series and awards please visit our results page here: HERE
Overall Top 3 M&F
Top 3 Age Group M&F
Address and Parking
The race is located at Southside High School and runners can park at the following address: 6630 Frontage Rd, Greenville, SC 29605. You will enter the main parking lot off of Frontage Road. There are 400 parking spots available so spread out!
One runner per team may run at a given time
Runners may run consecutive laps
2 Person teams (a single runner can complete a maximum of 6 laps)
3 Person teams (a single runner can complete a maximum of 4 laps)
4 Person teams (a single runner can complete no more than 3 laps)
No aid station until further notice to help prevent the direct contact between people and the spread of the virus. Please make preparations for all nutritional needs (water & food)
In an effort to be good stewards to mother nature we will not have any of the following items at ANY of our events. This is in an effort to reduce the carbon footprint being placed by endurance events throughout the world. Please have a cup or hydration bottle if you will need to consume water/nutrition during the event. Please bring your own fork/spoon for any post race meals. Please bring your own bags for items collected at the race. Please make use of old safety pins or our new Bib Boards that will be available for the timing chip only.
No Safety Pins
No Plastic Spoons/Forks
No Plastic Packet Pickup Bags
Switch Event: Email me WithoutLimitsGreenville@gmail.com and I will drop you down in distance.
Defer Registration:We do not offer race deferrals
Transfers: We do not offer transfers to other participants.
Refunds: We do not offer race refunds
Race Director Info: Matthew Hammersmith: WithoutLimitsGreenville@gmail.com