Entry fee includes well marked racecourse, custom Race-T and goody bag for the first 200 registrants, hydration station, medical support, results/scoring and awards ceremony.

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Disciplines

  • Marathon  46 miles, all categories
  • XC 23 or 34 miles based on USAC category
  • Juniors   8-23 miles based on age  
  • 3-Person Relay Team 34 miles: three laps
    • *Team captain registers for the entire team

Licensing and Skill Categories

  • Pro Open
  • Cat 1 – advanced
  • Cat 2 – intermediate
  • Cat 3 – novice

Age Categories: Racing age is your age as of 12/31/19

  • 9-10
  • 11-12
  • 13-14
  • 15-16
  • 17-18
  • 19-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60+

Juniors can ‘race up in age’, meaning if they want to do a longer distance than their actual racing age category, they can enter into the age category above them. For example a rippin’ 12 year old can race in the 13-14 year old race. Or an elite 17 year old can race in the XC 19-39 race.

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Registration and Packet Pickup:

On-site registration is available, and check-in for all racers will be available at Bear Creek Lake Park on Friday afternoon from 4-6pm, and on Saturday morning from 6:00-7:30 am, and again from 10:30-12:45 for afternoon racers.   Check-in and Start/Finish is at Pelican Point.