WHAT: Fat-ass ultra that skirts the edges of Lake Pontchartrain. The full lap is about 140 miles. Partial LaP options: 50mi, 100k, & 100mi.
Local time: 8:53 AM
WHEN: When it's really hot and really humid.
WHERE: Follow mostly paved roads in counter-clockwise direction around Lake Pontchartrain beginning at Mandeville Trail Head.
DRIVER: Each runner required to have minimum crew of one driver.
CHECK POINTS: There will be five checkpoints along the route that runners must obtain evidence of their presence and provide at finish.
--25.0 Railroad Tracks (22/51)
--56.5 Upper Guide Levee Rd (Parking Lot)
--78.5 Mid City Yatch Club
--99.5 Venetian Isles (Fort Macomb) Sign
--118 Railroad tracks (Front-Hwy11/Pontchatrain Dr-473)
AID/DROP BAGS: NO
CUTOFF: Runner's discretion.
FEE: Optional donation for WHEEL's TO SUCCEED.
COURSE: The following map is a SUGGESTED ROUTE. It's probably the easiest course to coordinate exchanges b/w runner and driver. As long as the runner makes the required checkpoints, ANY ROUTE is game. Runner responsible for any unforeseen consequences of chosen routes.