Timed Events, 4 mile and 100 mile
All events will start at 8:00 am Saturday October 10th. The 100 mile relay and 100 mile individual races will have a 30 hour Limit!! For the relay, you can have a 4, 6, or 8 person team. Each lap will count as one lap, no matter how many people from your team run the lap. Each participant will receive a medal for participation. But awards in the timed events, 4 mile, and 100 mile individual will be top three overall. And the relay will have one award to the fastest team.
Allisons' woods Halloween Hobble, is located just north of Statesville NC. It is a 4 miler, 6 hr, 12 hr, 24hr, and 100 mile endurance run. This will be a fun race For beginners and veterans alike. You will have 30 hours to complete the 100 mile event, this is going to be a great running weekend and costume contest extraviganza!!!
The Course will be in Allison's Woods which is a private property. It will Be a 4 mile Loop course, which will take place on service roads. It runs mostly through wooded areas around a pond, and you will cross over an Air plane strip at the start and finish. This Course is ever changing, from huge Bamboo forests, to beautiful change leaf colors, and an old Farm. This property has been in the Allison family since the 1700's, it is a real run through this families rich history! Each lap has a little over 300ft of gain, and in the 100 Mile you can plan to gain a little over 9000ft. We plan to have the course USATF certified before the race!! We will have one main Aid station at the start finish Area, and will have water stops on the outer loops. You will never be more than about a 1 mile from the main Aid Station.
There will be a number of Porta Johns set up at the start finish area, in which you will never be more than a mile away from.
SInce this is a Halloween themed race we will be having a Costume contest. As we get closer to the race we will post more on prizes for best Costumes!!
Camping and Hotels
Camping will be allowed on grounds in three different locations on Friday and Saturday night. Two of which will be on the side of the Landing strip. And one of which will be in a wooded area beside the course. We will have places designated for camp fires in those areas!! Also the Allison's Woods Outdoor Learning Center has a deal worked out with the Red Roof Inn of Statesville NC. If you call to book a room with the Red Roof Inn just mention the Outdoor learning Center and they will give you a discount. The Hotel is about 20 Minutes from Allison Woods
Local time: 7:14 AM