The 5th Annual Caloosahatchee Ultra 50k and Keith Carlton Memorial 25k is run on an exciting 10.5 mile loop counterclockwise on varying terrain with beautiful views, rolling hills and some tough technical stretches in Caloosahatchee Regional Park. The course will run the perimeter of the North side along Green, Black and Blue trails.Tailwind Nutrition will be providing the electrolyte drink for all runners. There will be two fully stocked aid stations with all the regular goodies ranging from chips and pretzels to M&M's and Gummy Bears, PB&J, potatoes, and even bacon!! There will be a mini Aid Station out at the entrance to the Far East with at least water to help get you back to the Tree of Life A/S. Park has a no alcohol/no dogs policy so discretion is necessary.
Back again for 2017....pick your shirt style!!! Register before 11/15 and you can select what type of shirt you want. Men can have a singlet or the standard unisex tech shirt. Women can choose from singlet, v-neck or the unisex tech shirts. The tech shirts will be black with white ink while the singlets will be white with black ink this year.
Race starts in Parking Lot #3 and heads East along Sunburn Meadow, Light Bulb, and Wrots O Ruts to the Tree of Life-AS#1. Course then leaves AS#1 and heads out Three Bridges and South Lollipop Lane into Far East-Mini A/S. Traverse along Far East counterclockwise and return to Mini A/S. Leave Mini A/S along North Lollipop Lane and Tractor Lane returning to Tree of Life A/S#1. Lastly, leave Tree of Life A/S#1 headed North along Calcutta Ridge returning to S/F Parking Lot #3.
25K-2nd Lap will run half a lap along Sunburn Meadow and Wrots O Ruts to Tree of Life A/S#1 and then return to Finish along Calcutta Ridge.
Race cutoff-5:30pm (must begin final lap by 2:30)
Keith Carlton Memorial 25k
A portion of the proceeds from the race will go to the Keith Carlton Memorial Scholarship Fund at Desoto County High School. 25k Walkers welcome, you have 9 1/2 hours.
Local time: 4:44 AM