Saturday, Dec 15, 2018 @ 8:00 AM

Monadnock Ultra

108 VanDyke Road

Kings Mountain, NC 50K

This Event Took Place Sat. Dec 15, 2018

Crowders Mountain

We are back for the second year, and all the "fun and games" are over! We are here to bring you the full version of what everyone ran in 2018. It will incorporate the entire trail system of Crowders Mountain. Both mountain peaks will be summit-ted. You get a nice beautiful view of the lake too. This race is more than a race, it is a celebration of one of the most iconic trail systems right here in the Charlotte area. To finish the 100 miler, if you reach 90 miles at the 30th hour we will let you continue on to the finish. For the 50 mile it will be a 30 hour cut off. For the 25 miler it will have a 30 hour cut off. The buckle and medals will also be extremely special for anyone who is able to finish.

ELEVATION

25 Miler - 4,000ish in Gain
50 Miler - 8,000ish in Gain
100 Miler - 16,000ish in Gain

Aid Stations

We will have 4 aid stations on course:

Boulders Access - The 161 Aid Station - Sparrow Springs Access - Linwood Access
On all road crossings (4) We will have water to refill to help get you to the next Major aid station.


Major Aid Station Food:
All aid stations will have basic food choices:
Pickles wrapped in Bacon, Cereal, Gummies, Salt Pretzels, Candy, Fruits
Hot Food during the race will include: Hot Bacon, Soup, Probably a surprise or two

Drink Choices:
Tailwind and Water
Soda - Mountain Dew, Coke, Ginger Ale

Gear / Pacers

Trekking Poles are completely ok to use. Just don't poke anyone eye out.

Pacers are fully allowed only for the 100 miler after 50 miles.

What is a Monadnock Exactly

An inselberg or monadnock ( /m?'nædn?k/) is an isolated rock hill, knob, ridge, or small mountain that rises abruptly from a gently sloping or virtually level surrounding plain.

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