Parking Lot Coordinates
We highly suggest getting Google Maps even just for the weekend if you haven't been here before. Plus in the following coordinates and it should take you directly to the parking lot:
WHY BURCS? Since 2013, BURCS has been putting on quality distance running events throughout western Massachusetts with profits going to charities and non-profits. We are one of the races doing good for others and giving back to our community. Run 1 lap or 100+. And have a tangible impact on our community.
Local time: 11:30 PM
DATE: JULY 8-11, 2022
EVENT TIMES: 72 HOUR and 100.7 MILE start at 12pm on 7/8/22. 48 HOUR starts 12pm on July 9, 2022, 24 HOUR starts 12pm on July 10, 2022. 12 HOUR starts 7am and ends at 7pm on July 9, 2022. All other events (24, 48, 72 HOUR, and 100.7 mile) end at 12pm on MONDAY JULY 11.
LOCATION:Notchview Ski Lodge, 83 Old Route 9, Windsor, MA 01226 **Note** GPS may need to use the following address/coordinates: 2241 Berkshire Trail Dalton, MA 01226( 42.504909, -73.037470)
COURSE DESCRIPTION: A beautifully groomed 1.9 mile (approximate) perimeter loop trail that winds around Notchview in Windsor, MA. You will pass the aid station each lap and there will be access to bathrooms and running water. Additionally, there will be an area to set up personal aid stations as needed. Slight (though some say "substantial") .2 mile incline at the start of each lap, followed by rolling 1 mile alternating single track and double. It follows a xc ski perimiter loop, and grass could be somewhat long in the field, though generally is groomed well!
COST/AID STATION: Registration includes all medals, buckles, awards. Money will be split between costs (portas, insurance, etc), Donation to Notchview, and a donation to local non-profits (Trustees and Animal Shelters). Reminder: We will provide what we can as per COVID19 guidelines. Coffee, pizza, pre-packaged snacks, etc, gatorade. Please plan to bring things you absolutely must have. Due to covid restrictions we will have a limited aid station with prepackaged things. DONATIONS TO GO TOWARDS NOTCHVIEW TOWARDS THE UPKEEP OF THE TRAILS AS WELL AS A LOCAL ANIMAL SHELTER, SONSINI ANIMAL SHELTER. NO REFUNDS FOR THIS EVENT. Your registration goes to charity if you cannot make it.
TIMING: We will start together at 12pm (7am for 12 hour race). MCM will be on site with chip timing for the duration of the event. Check in starts 1 hour before your event. Please ask to find a designated area to place a tent if you care to. 10' x 10' is preferred. Nothing larger. You may also elect to nap in your car in the parking lots.
CONTACT INFO: Benn Griffin, Resident "Fat Ass" . (518)435-5590, or by e-mail at email@example.com
AWARDS: Unique finisher's award. Top 3 in each event male and female. 100.7+ mile buckle for all finishers of at least 53 laps. Note: NO REFUNDS OR DEFERRALS. IF YOU FAIL TO SHOW, YOUR ENTRY FEE WILL BE DONATED TO LOCAL NO KILL SHELTER AND THE TRUSTEES OF RESERVATIONS.