About the event
The Skyline Ranches Cross Country Run is a cross-country run/walk on the beautiful, private horse trails of the Skyline Ranches neighborhood just south of Elkhorn NE IS BACK! After taking last year off due to COVID, we are excited to return to the beautiful Skyline park and trails. This run has had many changes over the years, but some things have stayed the same... including - the course always getting harder, the original mission to raise money to give back to the community
Since 2012 there have been 1300 participants who have helped raise over $25,000.
The Skyline Ranches Cross Country Run is a G.O.A.Tz run!
Featuring individual 5k/10k,1/2 Marathon
There are also kids distances of .3 miles and .6 miles and a one mile that the entire family can walk or run.
Date: Saturday Sept. 4th, 2021
Location: Skyline Ranches Park - Omaha, NE
Start Times: 8:00 am - 1/2 Marathon & 10k, 8:10 am - 5k, 10:00 am Kids Run and Family Walk
Registration Opens 5
Registration Closes Wednesday Aug 25th, (12:00am) and will only reopen at packet pickup and the day of run if there is room.
T-shirt guaranteed if registered by Aug 20th
Skyline Ranches, Omaha, NE
| Field Limit is 150 runners and 25 kids | 98% Trail and 2% Road | Water stations | views of horses and forest!
The 5k/10k are single loops and the 1/2 marathon is 2 loops over wide well maintained cross country trail. The kids runs and walk are around a beautiful pond in a beautiful private park!
Skyline Ranches trails are mainly grassy and run through both beautiful forested areas and magnificent horse ranches. There are very challenging hills and fast flats. The trail is wide enough to accommodate many runners at the same time and very well marked to ensure no one gets lost.
The map for 1/2 marathon (two loops) and 10k (one loop) - https://www.runningahead.com/maps/f490727c277c4ce5b798cdc45e43dc33?unit=mi&map=roadmap
The map for the 5k - https://www.runningahead.com/maps/7457167ba5d7400f8a3a9ab94d8e95aa?unit=mi&map=roadmap
Goodies for all Runners
All runners who register and pay before Aug 20th get a poly/cotton blend (dri-fit) shirt guaranteed size request.
All runners in the 5k/10k and 1/2 Marathon get chip timing (kids runs are clock timed)
All distances (including kids) get custom finisher award f
All runners and spectators can enjoy the post-race food and drink
Packet Pick-up Saturday, Sept. 4th, 7:00-7:45 am at the Skyline Ranches Park pavilion.
Local time: 3:11 AM