The Finger Lakes Fifties Trail Race consists of a 25K, and ultras of 50K, and 50Mile trail races taking place in the Finger Lakes National Forest, Hector NY. All three races will use the same loop course, starting and finishing at the Potomac Group Campsite. The course is a 16.5-mile loop covering single-track trails (85%), grassy pastures (5%) complete with grazing cows and cow pies, and dirt and paved roads (10%). There is 1292' of climb per loop. 25K runners complete 1 loop, 50K race covers 2 loops, and the 50 mile race completes 3 loops plus a "baby loop" covering about a half mile. 50K and 50Mile races start at 6:30am and 25K race starts at 8am. Runners will encounter 6 aid stations on the course including the finish area – The Living Room aid station (there are 5 aid stations, but runners will hit the South Beach aid station twice making it 6 stations per loop).
Local time: 6:30 AM
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If you register and then need to withdraw your registration and do so by March 1, 2014, you will receive a refund of $65 if you registered for the 50K or 50M, and a $35 refund for the 25K. Registration cancellations between March 2 and May 1, 2014, will be given a 50% refund ($40 for the 50K and 50M registration, and $25 for 25K). No refunds will be given after May 1. NOTE: Refunds will only be for the race entrance fee; refunds will not include the Ultra Signup administration fee. If after May 1 and you decide not to run the race, please notify the race director (Steve Shaum) at email@example.com so a person from the waitlist can be added to the race.