The Cruel Jewel 100 mile event requires pre-qualification. You should have run ANY 100 mile trail race OR a qualifying 50 mile trail race. We want to be sure you understand the punishment you are signing up for!!
Cruel Jewel 100 is a HARDROCK Qualifier!!
Another reason you can't resist being a DUMAss!!
Cruel Jewel 100 and Cruel Jewel 50 are both UTMB qualifiers
CJ 100 is 4 pts, CJ 50 is 3 pts
The Cruel Jewel 100 is a 105.9 mile foot race deep with in the beautiful Chattahoochee National Forest of the North Georgia Mountains. It consists of 95 miles of trails, 11miles of mountain roads, and 20 aid stations. Along your journey from Vogel State Park to Blue Ridge and back, you will experience tough, and sometimes technical, single track trails, ferns and old growth poplar trees, steep ascents and even steeper descents, an historic steel bridge spanning the Toccoa River, the Dragon's Spine, lush green hardwood forests, rocks, roots and ridge lines ... all of which will be passed before you reach your final destination. And as a bonus we have thrown in 33,000 feet of gain and 33,000 feet of loss just to keep it interesting !!
Local time: 6:56 AM
The Cruel Jewel 100 is laid out for tough and experienced trail runners; therefore, there will be qualifications and requirements to be eligible for entry and strict cut off times at all aid stations put in place for your safety.
This event starts at NOON on FRIDAY, MAY 19 at VOGEL STATE PARK!!
Please see website for a list of qualifying races for race eligibility.