Saturday, Apr 22, 2017 @ 8:00 AM
This Event Took Place Sat. Apr 22, 2017

50k - 25k

Nestled in the mountains of Southwest Virginia, Hungry Mother State Park offers a challenging network of trails. This 50K is two laps of a 15.6 mile course with approximately 3,500 feet elevation gain per lap. (The 25K will be one lap of the same course.) The park consists of some well-groomed as well as more technical trail sections.

Each participant will receive a high quality athletic event shirt, a goody bag from HAMMER Nutrition®, a free meal, a beer ticket, and a unique finisher award.

Each participant will also receive a unique art quality print commemorating this event from the letterpress workshop of The Henderson School of Appalachian Arts located right here in Marion, Virginia.
Please note: We cannot guarantee that participants who register after April 6, 2017 will receive a shirt, a finisher award, or an art print.

A Smyth County original, the Dog House Grill will be providing the food. Each participant will receive a BBQ meal including a sandwich, cole slaw, baked beans, and a drink.

Our top male and female will each receive $100 gift card from Altra®, and a prize package from BUFF®
Feel free to call or email us with any questions: 276-783-3161 or info@smythchamber.org

Aid Station Details and Cutoff Times

AID STATION DISTANCES
Start
Water 2.8
Clyburn Ridge Aid Station 5.5
Water 8.2
Molly's Knob Trail Aid Station 9.9
Water 11
Water 13.5
Start/Finish Full Aid 15.6 - End of 25k
Water 18.4
Clyburn Ridge Aid Station 21.1
Water 23.8
Molly's Knob Trail Aid Station 25.5
Water 26.6
Water 29.1
Finish 31.1
(All Aid Station/Water distances are approximate. See course map for details.)

CUTOFF TIMES
You will have 10 hours to complete the 50k and 5 hours for the 25k.

There will only be 2 on course cutoff times for the 50k.

-If you are over 5 hours on Lap 1 you will not be allowed to start Lap 2.
-If you have not left the Molly’s Knob Trail Aid Station at mile 25.5 which begins the tough climb up to Molly’s Knob by the 8 hour mark you will be required to continue straight to the Start/Finish area bypassing the climb up Molly’s Knob and the Raider’s Run/Old Shawnee Loop.

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Local time: 1:52 AM
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