NOT just for veg heads! ANYONE can join us for the inaugural run of this yearly vegan ultra! Check out the gorgeous single track course in the beautiful Berkshires as well as sample some awesome vegan race and recovery food and learn about the power of a plant based diet to slow climate change, preserve our ecosystems, decrease animal suffering and feel vital and alive in your running! All profits go to Farm Sanctuary a leader in the world of vegan education, legislation and sanctuary.
Date: June 14, 2014 Saturday
Local time: 8:43 AM
Time: 7:00 AM start 6:45 AM Pre race briefing.
Time Limit: 8 hours
Location: Pittsfield State Forest, Pittsfield, MA
Trail: Single track, gorgeous, moderate +, 6 loops, 12,000 feet of elevation gain and loss.
Aid Stations: 2, 1 at the start/finish, you will loop by it every 6 miles. The second will be about half way around.
Contact: Ana M. Wolf Co Race Director firstname.lastname@example.org
Awards: Every finisher will receive a medal.
Race Series: This is the first race in the BURCS (Berkshire Ultra Running Community for Service) Race Series. If you also complete the Sweltering Summer 8 and the Hancock Shaker Village 50 you will be a "BURCS Badass!" Officially! and get a Custom Designed Buckle to prove it awarded at the end of the HSV 50!
Pre registration on Friday June 13, 3-5 pm and Saturday June 14 form 6-6:30 am