ANYONE is welcome to join us Saturday June 20, 2015 for the VEGAN POWER 50 K and 25 K! This year the 25 K is new and will start at 10:00 AM with a pre race briefing at 9:45 AM. 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 Catskill Animal Sanctuary a local leader in the world of vegan education, farmed animal sanctuary. This year we have the "Ski Lodge" reserved on Friday and we will have reg there form 3-5 PM, followed by casual potluck or bring your own food and speak Kathy Stevens from the CAS to remind us why we are running!
Date: June 20, 2015 Saturday
Local time: 1:49 PM
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.
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 BURCS BADASS 50 you will be a "BURCS Badass!" Officially! and get a Custom Designed Buckle to prove it awarded at the end of the last race in the series!
Pre registration on Friday June 19, 3-5 pm at the Ski Lodge and Saturday June 20 from 6-6:30 am