Local time: 4:18 AM
The Algonquin 50k:
Date: February 11th 2017
Distance: 50k, 31 miles
Cutoff: The cutoff time for this event is 8 hours (3pm)
The Course will be a modified out and back, the middle portion will be different going up and returning. This course is 95% trails. Some single track and some wider. It is completely flat, which should make for a relatively fast 50k. The race will begin and end at Milburn Landing area of The Pocomoke River State Park.
There will be well stocked aid stations every five to six miles with water, sports' drink, snacks, food, donuts and something hot to drink at the beginning.
Be prepared for cold, rain, snow, mud and possible frozen conditions.
There is no rain date. We will run in the rain, snow, and sleet.
There will be a few road crossings, be aware. Most crossings will have volunteers and the traffic is minimal to nonexistent in the area during February.
The Swag will include T-Shirts, Trucker Hats, and Ceramic Mugs for the finishers....
Awards for the top 3 men and top 3 women... And I mean big trophies!