Saturday, Apr 27, 2013 @ 6:00 AM

FlatRock 101

Elk City Lake

Independence , KS 101 Kilometers

This Event Took Place Sat. Apr 27, 2013

ENTRY:


2ND ANNUAL FLATROCK 101K ULTRA TRAIL RACE
  • UNIQUE, DATE SPECIFIC BUCKLES FOR "ALL FINISHERS!"
  • MEN'S & WOMEN'S SIZED TRI-BLEND TECH SHIRTS (50% Polyester, 25% Rayon & 25% Cotton). Guaranteed sizing only to entrants registered by March 30, 2014.
  • PRE & POST RACE MEALS
  • EVENT SPECIFIC RACE BIBS
  • COMPLIMENTARY RACE PHOTOS
  • UNPARALLELED AID STATIONS
  • EPIC FINISH LINE!!!
  • LIMITED TO 125 TOTAL PARTICIPANTS
$145 THROUGH MARCH 23, 2014.

$170 FROM MARCH 24, THROUGH APRIL 23, 2014.

NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION, REFUNDS, DEFERRALS OR CARRYOVERS TO FUTURE EVENTS (Please DO NOT contact us and ask us to make an exception to this rule, as we will not respond to any requests of this nature).

START & TIME LIMIT:

6:30 AM start; 24-hour time limit. Cutoffs at approximate distances are; 4 hours & 30 minutes at 25K, 10 hours at 50K, 16 hours & 30 minutes at 75K and 24 hours at 101K.

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

Elk River Hiking Trail. Accurately measured forest trail winding through unique limestone bluffs, rock formations & picturesque vistas. Mostly single-track, double out & back, very rocky, no long hills.

AID STATIONS:

19 Aid Stations; 11 fully-stocked with water, electrolyte drink & snack-type foods, including soup and sandwiches; 8 aid stations water only. Approximate distance between aid stations is 3.5 miles with no distance greater than 4 miles between aid stations.

CHECK-IN (Staging Area):

Race headquarters will be located in the Outlet Channel Group Shelter (north side of the Elk City Lake dam). Packet pick-up will be held from 2-5 PM on Friday evening April 25th, 2014. Immediately followed by a pasta, meatballs & salad dinner. Late packet pick-up Saturday Morning, April 26th, 2014 from 5-6 AM. Map to staging area can be found by clicking the link below:

POST-RACE:

Breakfast type food, biscuits & gravy, eggs, sausage, hash browns, etc., will be served to finishers throughout the night and on through the finish of the race Sunday morning. 

AWARDS:

Personalized, date specific, first overall male & female award plaques AND customized, date specific, belt buckles guaranteed to ALL finishers.

LODGING:

Campsites (with & without electricity) & showers are available near starting line (Army Corps of Engineers/620-336-2741). Motels in Independence are approximately 7 miles away (Independence Chamber of Commerce / 620-331-1890).

MEALS:

All entrants are entitled to 2 scrumptious meals...the pre-race pasta dinner on Friday evening & the post-race breakfast throughout Saturday night and into Sunday morning. Entrants meals are included in the cost; additional guests are $10 each for either meal.

MAP & COURSE PROFILE:

There are several different ways to get to the Outlet Channel Shelterhouse (Staging Area) depending upon which direction you are coming from. Please click on the link below to open a Google Map where you can get specific directions to the Outlet Channel Shelterhouse.  If you have never been to FlatRock before we highly recommend allowing a little extra drive time, especially if you plan on driving in the morning of the race.

Map to FlatRock 101K Staging Location  

For a profile of the course please click the link below and remember you will be doing this twice for the 101K:

PHOTOS:

FREE runners photos provided by our very own "in-house" epic photographers and uploaded to:  EpicUltraPhotos.com

CONTACT:

Eric Steele

E-Mail:

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Local time: 10:45 AM
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