Oakridge Triple Summit Challenge
Now a part of the Trail Runner Trophy Series! For more details go to https://trailrunnermag.com/trophy-series
Join us in scenic Oakridge, Oregon for the 2nd running of the Oakridge Triple Summit Challenge Stage race. This is an epic trail stage race Located in the Pacific Northwest’s Capital of Mountain Biking, Oakridge has nearly 500 miles of densely forested trails. Truly a trail running and mountain biking paradise! Come compete on one, two or all three amazing mountainous trails equaling a total of 36 miles of racing!
Do not miss this opportunity to experience this unique event. King and Queen of the mountain will be awarded as well as the fastest overall time between the three events. Come join in on the excitement, and experience the beauty that Oakridge has to offer.
This option is for all three days. You will be eligible for the overall prize awards given to the top three male and female finishers for the entire stage race, as well as king/queen of the mountain awards. You will also be eligible to receive a Trucker hat from Run Territory Co. awarded to the top 10 overall male/female finishers from all three days, and some Oakridge Triple Summit Challenge socks for the 11th-15th place finishers.
Triple Summit: There will be customized medals for the top three male/females in each of the stage races. There will be an King/Queen of the Mountain award given to the first male/female to summit the mountain of each stage race. There will be Trophies given out to the fastest combined time male/female. They will also win a free pair of Altra Trail shoes, and will be invited back to next years race for free! The fastest male/female combined ascent time for the three races will receive a King/Queen of the Mountain trophy.
Top 10 male/female Triple Summit Challenge competitors will receive a Oakridge Triple Summit Challenge Trucker Hat made by Run Territory Co.
Raffle: There will be tons of fun items being raffled for all of the runners. Must be present to receive item.
After each race there will be free snacks and drinks for the runners. After Saturdays race we will have vegan burgers and brats on the grill provided to the racers. After the races on Sunday there will be pizza provided. Enjoy!
Packet Pickup will be Thursday, September 6th from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at RunHub Northwest in Eugene, Oregon.
If you cannot make it to RunHub then you can receive your bib numbers at each race site before the race start.
Parking will be limited in all three races. It is highly encouraged to carpool to the events. Thanks!
There are a handful of places you can stay at in Oakridge that will provide you a nice sleep, great experience, and will not break the budget. Here are a few options, and please visit back later with possible discounts to lodging.
47365 1st Street, Westfir, OR 97492
Oakridge Lodge & Guest House
48175 East 1st Street, Oakridge, OR 97463
Best Western Oakridge
47433 Highway 58, Oakridge, OR 97463
There are also many campsites you can take advantage of for camping right next to the race!
Oakridge RV Park
48229 Highway 58, Oakridge, OR 97463
Casey's Riverside RV Park
46443 Westfir Road, Westfir, OR 97492
Want to be at the race when you wake up and on a budget? Sleep in your tent for free at the first stage race site in Westfir. Please, NO FIRES, and cleanup after yourself. Thank you!
Please contact me if you would like to volunteer. Every volunteer will receive a free customized Oakridge Triple Summit Challenge T-shirt, food and snacks. Thanks!
Local time: 11:54 PM
There are many fun volunteer opportunities. This year we are going to try to cover each mountain, so if you enjoy yelling loudly, ringing cowbells and listen to loud music we want you! Free food after eah day provided to all who volunteer.