AdventureCORPS®, Inc. is an athlete-run firm producing and promoting ultra-endurance sports events and the BADWATER® brand. Adventure is our way of life. AdventureCORPS' world-class events for athlete-adventurers include epic races such as the BADWATER® 135, BADWATER® SALTON SEA, BADWATER® CAPE FEAR, Furnace Creek 508, Silver State 508, Trona 308™, plus Death Valley Century, Ultra Century, & Double Century (Spring and Fall editions), and other events. Our products include Badwater® Apparel, Badwater® Skin Care, Badwater® Gear, as well as other great lifestyle items and services.

Founded in 1984 by Chris Kostman, this group effort is dedicated to exploring the inner and outer universes, seeking adventure, energy, and insight both in daily life and "out there." Please join us!

NOTE: History and Impact of AdventureCORPS Events and our Statement in Response to the 2014 Ban on Sporting Events within Death Valley National Park

Our slogan is
"We're Out There"

Our prime directive is
"To Seek and Share Adventure"


1% For The Planet member

Conservation Alliance

Death Valley Natural History Assocition DVNHA

Major Taylor Association
Challenged Athletes Foundation