registration FOR MedWAR nw 2019 IS NOW CLOSED!

General registration for the 2019 Northwest MedWAR is now closed. Congratulations to all of our finishing racers! If you’d like to stay in the loop for MedWAR NW 2020, please subscribe to our mailing list and you’ll be the first to know of any forthcoming announcements!

Teams: 10 teams of three to four (3-4) racers.

Fees: $60-80 per racer. $20 individual discount for students and military using the code STUDORMIL

Open to anyone interested in wilderness medicine.

  • Refer to for the full curriculum. Races typically includes some advanced wilderness medicine, so we recommend teams that have advanced providers or trainees however it is not required. In order to better tailor the content of our race, please provide details regarding your team composition in the pre-registration form. Contact us if you have any questions.

Deadline: Teams must be registered 2 weeks before the race. After this date, individuals may join teams that have registered but may not be guaranteed racer shirts. Late team entries may be accepted based on availability, so contact us. Volunteers may register up until the day before race. Race shirts can only be guaranteed for registrants prior to April 25th.

Your registration fee includes

  • Event shirt.

  • Race admission.

  • Pre-race snacks and post-race celebration dinner.

  • Give-aways and more!


We are fortunate to host MedWAR NW at Capitol State Forest in Thurston County, WA. Limited camping on site will be available both Friday and Saturday nights for $10 per team for the entire weekend. Teams have the option to reserve camping during race registration. For more details and driving directions, click here.

Event shirt

Team members will have the opportunity to submit sizes for your their high quality custom cotton tee designed exclusively for this event. These are available by pre-order only during registration and can only be guaranteed for registrants prior to April 25th.


If your entire team cannot make it to MedWAR NW 2019, you may request a partial refund or credit for another race until April 11, 2019. If your team cancels after April 11, your race funds can only be transferred to another race. Substitutions will be permitted any time before the race begins. Review the racer packet for specifics.

Racer Packet

The details of this event included in the race packet are very important. Your participation requires that you’ve understood and agreed to the content within. Visit our race details page for the MedWAR NW 2019 Racer Packet.


You will receive further communication from us. Please watch for emails as these may provide important details and or include requests for more information from our racers to better suit you.

At any time, please don’t hesitate to contact us either through our contact web form or directly at