Saturday, May 12, 2012


Almaden Quicksilver County Park

San Jose , CA 50km , 50m , 25km

This Event Took Place Sat. May 12, 2012

Registration INFO 100K & 50K

Event Sells Out Every Year:
- Event Capacity 300 (Total 100K & 50K)
- No Race Day Registration
- 100k: $125 ($140 after April 9)
- 50K: $95 ($110 after April 9)
- BEST POST RACE BBQ in ULTRA (samples of last years items included Beef Wellington & Lobster)

- 12,000+ Feet of Elevation Gain
- 4:00 am Start
- 17-Hour Time Limit
- Jacket for 100K Finishers
- Ultra Grand Prix Event - PA/USATF

- 5,540+ Feet of Elevation Gain
- 6:00 am Start
- No Time Limit - Medal for 50K Finishers
- Course Records - Leor Pantilat 3:30:10 and Kami Semick 4:17:15
- Ultra Grand Prix Event - PA/USATF

Join us for the 31st edition of the race on May 10, 2014

Race Fees Go Up April 9th.

50K and 100K Description

The 50K and 100k races are run on scenic, hilly trails and fire roads. You will run through peaceful oak forests, wide-open meadows, and along ridges with spectacular views of the Santa Clara Valley and the Santa Cruz Mountains. Although the course is very challenging, the friendly aid stations and beautiful scenery make Quicksilver an excellent choice for a first trail ultra-marathon. The outstanding post-race barbecue is a fitting reward after you’ve met the challenge.

Local time: 3:18 PM


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Pierre-Yves Couteau
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