Cowboy Tough

half Day Adventure Race
Sponsored by Visit Cheyenne
Curt Gowdy State Park - Saturday, August 14th, 2021

Sample Rules of Travel (ROT) Maps will be given out at the race!!

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Race Description


Are you ready to dust off your boots (a.k.a. trekking shoes) and saddle up and enjoy this fun and exciting beginner to Intermediate level adventure race? We have a beautiful, rugged course designed for you to run, bike, paddle, and navigate your way around Curt Gowdy State Park in Wyoming. Curt Gowdy is less than 30 minutes from Cheyenne, WY. The Laramie mountains serve as the backdrop for the race. The estimated distance for the 8 hour race will be around 40 Miles. The breakdown will be 2-4 miles of paddling,4-5 miles of trekking and 15+ miles of mountain biking.  We look forward to seeing you on Saturday, August 14, 2021, at check-in at the Camp Russell Shelter.  We’ll host the race out of the Camp Russell Shelter at Curt Gowdy State Park. Parking and camping will be walking distance from the race HQ at the camp Russell Shelter.


Race Location


Race Estimated Distance

½ Day is 8 Hours (35 - 40 miles)​

Registration Fees 1/2 Day Adventure Race
Soloist ½ Day

  • $150.00 for soloists until April 1st, 2021

  • $170.00 for soloists until June 1st, 2021

  • $190.00 for soloists until registration closes at midnight August 7th, 2021

Teams ½ Day (2 & 3 Person Team Options Available)​

  • $140.00 per person until April 1st, 2021

  • $160.00 per person until June 1st, 2021

  • $180.00 for per person until registration closes at midnight August 7th, 2021

Race Schedule of Events (times subject to change pending permits)

  • Early Packet Pick-up is Friday August 13th, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at the Camp Russell Shelter at Curt Gowdy State Park

    Race Day Itinerary - Saturday August 14th, 2021 

  • 6:30 am - 8:00 am: Race packet pickup at the Camp Russell Shelter

  • 7:00 am Transition area opens at the Camp Russell Shelter, 

  • 7:30 am: Bike Drop at the camp Russell Shelter

  • 8:00 am: Pre-race brief (Mandatory for all team captains)

  • 8:30 am: Race start

  • 4:30 pm: Racers must be off the 

  • 5:00 pm: Awards ceremony for the half day race


Race Packet Pickup

Packet pickup location will be at the camp Russell Shelter.  It is required that all forms be completely filled out and signed  for each member of your team.  There will be a race day insurance fee of $8.00 for each racer for race day insurance. These fees are required.  You will get your race t-shirt, race map, Rules of Travel and any race numbers at packet pick-up.  Medals will be awarded to the team who completed the race.

Equipment Provided By Rev3Endurance

All gear necessary for water portions of the race will be provided. This may include, but not limited to: Canoes, paddles, and PFDs.  Race maps, race passport and Rules of Travel will also be provided by Rev3Endurance.

Mandatory Equipment (Responsibility of each team and\or Racer)

Rev3Endurance will not be checking in mandatory equipment. Rev3Endurance will be checking randomly throughout the race for mandatory equipment.  Missing mandatory equipment will result in points being decreased from your total score.

Mandatory Equipment

  • Enough food and water for the event

  • Bike

  • Bike helmet

  • Maps (Provided by Rev3Endurance)

  • Rules of Travel (Provided by Rev3Endurance)

  • Cell phone fully charged (One per team)

  • Dry bag for your cell phone (One per team)

  • Basic repair kit for your bike (One per team)

  • Basic Medical Kit​ (One per team)


The main Transition Area is located at a designated area next to the Camp Russell Shelter.​

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Cheyenne Lodging
Camping at Curt Gowdy State Park - Contact Marcus Bravo at the Curt Gowdy State Park Visitor center (307) 632-7946 for camp site registrations for the race.  REV3Endurance has a block of camp sites for the race at the Camp Russel Shelter.  Other sites are available on a first come first server on Race weekend throughout the park.  

Post-Race Food

Food will not be served during the award ceremony after the race.  Please bring some beverages and snacks with you.  



Unofficial Results be announced at the awards ceremony and post-race official results will be posted to our web site 24 – 48 hour after the event.

* If you sign up for the race in the two week previous to the race you will not be guaranteed a race shirt.  We will be testing a new Web tracking software for this race.  Please download the webscorer app and register for the rev3 Cowboy Tough 8 Hour Adventure Race (08/14/2021).  You will be using this application on your phone during the race.  Webscorer Tracking application (Race ID:248912)



Awards: Top three in each category


  • Solo Male and Female

  • 2/3-person teams: Male, Female, and Co-Ed

links to Mandatory Race Forms

Race Cancellation

Severe weather conditions may postpone the start of the race, or the course may be shortened.


Would you like to come out and volunteer for the race?

Send an email to Christi with your time options and we’ll find something to get you involved at the race.

Racer Email # 1
Zoom Video # 1
Team Results -
Half Day & Sprint