Saturday, Mar 3, 2018

The Endurance Trials - Timed/Ultra

West City Park, 2232-2292 Old State Hwy A

Festus, MO 12hrs, 12hrs Relay, 6hrs Relay, 6hrs, 1hrs

This Event Took Place Sat. Mar 3, 2018

Race Event Details

WELCOME, Ladies & Gents
We are so very excited to announce the return of the Endurance Trials Timed/Ultra event!!!
Once again, the 3rd annual event will be held in West City Park, Jefferson County, Missouri.
The JCRC - Jefferson County Run Club proudly hosts this prestigious event.

Question: How far can you go in 12 hours?, 6 hours? or 1 hour?
Well,....Let's find out!

Walk, RUN or just Hang Out!
~Finisher's Medals Capped at 125 Runners, specific to: ~
•12-Hour (25 Runners/ Walkers max.)
• 6-Hour (50 Runners/ Walkers max.)
• 1-Hour (50 Runners/ Walkers max.)
Our 1-, 6- & 12-hour event is formatted primarily as an ultra-marathon,
in which a competitor runs/walks as far as they can within the given 1-, 6- or 12-hour period.

Course Description:
The Endurance Trials race course is a looped sub-1 Mile course with a slight elevation, located within West City Park, in Festus, Missouri. The course is an asphalt loop (.76-.77 Mile, elev. 11ft) nearly 90% flat,that circles its way around the Soccer/ Baseball Fields and a small Fishing Lake to 'that one hill', a relatively mellow hill, but after a few hours will eventually challenge you.

This is a open event that welcomes the entire Run Community, Nationwide
'ANY and ALL' Runners or Club Community affiliations are encouraged to spend the day running with us!!!
Come represent your Tribe!!

S.L.U.G.S, DailyRunClub, RedWhiteBlue, RoadWarriors, ArchCityRunClub, MORUNCO, IDIOTS, TERRAIN TRAIL, BellevilleRunningClub, STLFRONTRUNNERS, VeganRunnersClub, St.Louis Track Club, Big River Racing, so many.... and the awesome ever-growing list of teams continues....

Weather Conditions (speculative)

(AVERAGES) 51°/ 31°
Record High 78° - Record Low 7°
Sunrise 6:49 am - Sunset 6:13 pm
Moon-set 7:58 am - Moon-rise 8:17 pm
Whether its Sun, Rain, Snow, or a Hurricane - WE WILL STICK IT OUT!!!


In a 6-hour 'timed' event, some top runners can achieve 30 Miles or more, depending on conditions.
The top 12-hour runners will likely continue on beyond 50 Miles, possibly 70 or more.
Participants may have a crew to help them. Most participants will set up a camp-style setting with gear and supplies that they'll need, accessing it each loop somewhere near the START/ FINISH area.
Each member will complete a succession of mileage throughout their given amount of time specific to their registered race distance.

Registration includes:
Entry fee,
Professional disposable Bib Chip Timing,
Race t-shirt,
Custom Awards (limited)
Meal/ Aid Station Foods (available during and after the race)

Bring pretty much whatever you feel will help you through the day:
Canopy, Tent, Tables, Chairs, Families, Friends, Pets, Games for the kiddos, Heaters, Coolers, Radios...
It's gonna be an ALL-DAY affair.

5am - 12-Hour START
9am - 1-Hour START
11am - 6-Hour START

Sponsors/ Affiliations

Nutrition Sponsor: TAILWIND NUTRITION 'the official Electrolyte and proud sponsor of The Endurance Trials'
Food: Prepared by Missouri Pitfire - Mobile BBQ (Festus, Missouri)
Timing: Professional RFID disposable Bib Chip Timing - FINAL LAP Race Management (Collinsville, IL)

Local Sponsors:
THAI RAMA (Crystal City, Missouri)
Missouri Pitfire - Mobile BBQ (Festus, Missouri)
ATHLETICO Physical Therapy (Festus, Missouri)
Bonne Terre Family Dentistry (Bonne Terre, Missouri) (Matt Wenzel)
The Blue Owl Restaurant and Bakery (Kimmswick, Missouri)
CARSTAR of Arnold, Missouri (Arnold, Missouri)
Mary Catherine & Joseph Walsh (South Saint Louis, Missouri)
All-Weather Sewer Service (DeSoto, Missouri)
Saint Louis Bread Company (Festus, Missouri)
Twin City TOYOTA (Herculaneum, Missouri)
Ozarks Federal Savings and Loan (Festus, Missouri)

SWAG Contributors:
Main & Mill Brewing Company (Festus, Missouri)
Brittany Blissett & family
Tammy Moran Realtor - Coldwell Banker Realty (Herculaneum, Missouri
Albanese (Gummi Bears) Confectionary Group, (Merrillville, Indiana)

*Details will be progressing up until the day of the event - Stay Tuned

Event's current local time: 3:47 AM CT


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