WELCOME TO 2023 CIRQUE DU GRIFFITH PARK
We know you have many races to choose from and we thank you for supporting this amazing event in beautiful Griffith Park. Whether you're a beginner running your first ultra, a 100-mile hopeful or a competitive pro, we promise to give you a safe and professional race experience. Trail Run Events brings you 20-years of awesome races in beautiful places and Cirque is our crowning glory!
ABOUT THE EVENT
**NEW FOR 2023**
We have added a 3-Hour Event for friends and family to participate.
Join us at Crystal Springs Picnic Area for 3, 6, 12, 24 hours & 100-miles of running on the USAT&F Certified Course on the dirt equestrian path around the beautiful Harding Golf Course. How far can you run, jog or walk in 3, 6, 12 or 24 hours? You keep going and we will calculate your mileage for you. Timed ultra marathon races are super fun because you always have someone to run with on a flat course and with support every 2.43 miles, the miles will add up!
In addition to our timed events, we present a 100-Mile Run that is user-friendly for everyone! You know you want that buckle and we will help you get it!
Men's and Ladies' Dri-Fit Race Shirts
100-mile finishers will be awarded the Customized Belt Buckle
All other runners will receive a Personalized Finisher Award showing your name and total mileage run
One aid station serving soup, coffee and hot chocolate beginning at 8:00pm
Set up your own "pit stop" on the grassy picnic area USAT&F 2.43 miles certified loop course
Approximately 72' gain and loss per loop
Computerized Chip Timing
100-Mile Race with 30-hours to complete
Full access to Crystal Springs Picnic Area for your private use - BYO picnic and BBQ
Activities for your non-running friends and family - LA Zoo, Griffith Park Pony Rides & Carousel, hiking, cycling, Hollywood Sign, Golf, Travel Town, Autry Museum. Close to Hollywood and Griffith Park Observatory.
Runners who paid for 2021 or 2022 will automatically roll over to the 2023 event. Please log in to your UltraSignup account and update your information including your new age for race day and address and phone number if they have changed.
Trail Run Events has a firm NO REFUND policy.
100-Mile Run starts at 7:00am
24 Hour Run starts at 7:20am
12 Hour Day Run starts at 7:40am
6-Hour Run has a relaxed starting time between 8:00am and 1:00pm
3-Hour Run has a relaxed starting time between 8:00am and 5:00pm
12 Hour Night Run starts at 8:00pm
Pre-registration is online only. We do not accept mail-in registration.
Race day registrations are available until 15-minutes before each race start time.
Shirts and shirt sizes are not guaranteed for runners who register after February 15.
Race management reserves the right to refuse entry to anyone, for any reason.
Runners must be at least 18 y/o to run the race.
Online registration will generate an email to you. Please check your SPAM folder if your email does not arrive.
Race Day Registration will be available if the races do not sell out.
**Due to the cost of permit fees, we will not be able to issue comp entries for this event.
No Refunds; All Sales Are Final
RUN FOR DAWG SQUAD
The Dawg Squad is a non-profit 501(c) 3 corporation established according to California laws for public benefit. They provide medical attention, training, rehabilitation, loving foster and permanent homes for at-risk animals who are homeless or have been abandoned and are in need of medical care. The have proudly rescued and placed over 1,800 animals in loving homes!
Please consider taking pledges from family and friends to support this worthy cause. All pledges are tax deductible for the donor.
Please check out their website: http://dawgsquad.org
Please direct your donations to https://fundly.com/dawg-squad
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EVENT CANCELATION DISCLAIMER
Trail Run Events is optimistic that this event will happen in 2023. However, it is important to understand and agree that everything is fluid and unforeseen challenges and changes may happen in the future.
Local time: 10:10 PM
Trail Run Events is constantly monitoring, educating and interacting with our local, state and national health care officials, permit holders and venue property owners regarding COVID19, wild land fires and Safe Trail Running and Racing.
With the current social, medical and legal instabilities, it is impossible to guarantee that this event will happen as planned and may be canceled due to heath hazards or by permit revocation through no fault of Trail Run Events.
Trail Run Events will conduct this event only if safe and legal as described by the CDC, state and local authorities.
Trail Run Events, CA State Parks, MRCA and the venue property owners reserve the right to amend and or cancel this event at anytime.
TRAIL RUN EVENTS has a strict NO REFUND POLICY. In addition to no refunds, there are no bib transfers or deferrals to another year. In the past, exceptions have been made to this rule in the past however this does not imply or guarantee the same will happen in the future.
As runners, we are part of a great community committed to health and wellness and together we will get through this. Thank you for your patience, understanding and continued support.