Trail Run

A 5 mile trail run held at the Gamehaven Scout Reservation (GSR), running on the trails of the camp. The trails are predominantly grass with two water crossings and a couple of bogs. There will be a water stop at the midway point of the race. The address of the scout reservation is 5015 Simpson Rd SE, Rochester, MN. It is located 3.5 miles south of Mayo High School on County Road 1, (11th Ave SE). If you are traveling on Highway 52 take the County Rd 1 exit and turn south. It is 1.5 miles south of Hwy 52. The camp is on the right hand side of the road. A 2 mile family fitness walk will start with the runners and finish at the Pavilion. A water crossing is optiona

Friday, November 9, 2012

Record high temps forecasted

Near record highs tomorrow....with slight chance of a T-storm :)
The forecast:Details for Saturday, November 10 
Widely scattered showers or a thunderstorm early. Then partly cloudy. Near record high temperatures. High 69F. Winds SSE at 20 to 30 mph. Chance of rain 30%.

We're off to set up the course. then over to the Running Room for packet pickup and registration.

Don't miss your last chance to race in shorts :-)

Thursday, November 8, 2012

Starting guns

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Here is a short video of us testing out our starting equipment. I'm using a little extra black powder for the start of the race.

Monday, November 5, 2012

Packet pick up and registration

To avoid huge long lines on race day. We ask anybody that can, to pick up your packets or register at the Running Room store on Friday from 5:00PM to 8:00PM.
You can still register and pick up your packets on race day if you can't get it done Friday.
The Running Room is located at 711 South Broadway.Running Room Map

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Things are picking up !

Views on the blog and Face book are starting to spike and registrations are starting to pour in we've already surpassed last year with 11 days to go. As of right now we have six states represented in the race. Sign up today and join the fun :-)