Local time: 12:55 PM
The Elephants Perch present, Legends Never Die.
A Trail race, that takes place on October 2nd The inaugural race is sure to challenge all. With Half Marathon and Full Marathon distances.
Over $1000 in prizes are up for grabs Thanks to our great sponsors we have some amazing prizes.
First place in each event receive Running pants from Lululemon valued at ($128)
Spot prizes including a free stay at the luxury Limelight Hotel. Winners must be present at 5pm at after race function.
The course follows the beautiful 13.1-mile single track loop trail from Oregon Gulch. Along track will be exploding with color from fall foliage. The majestic mountain views are sure to take your breath away. Heading south along the river towards Chocolate Gulch and up the mountain along the Oregon-Fox connector, with a race high point of 7,600 and 2,172 ft vertical gain.
If once is not enough, those that want an extra challenge can run or hike another loop to complete the Full Marathon 26.2 miles with 4,344 ft vertical gain.
Visit webpage for more information https://legendsneverdiemarathon.com
Registration is open, the first 15 athletes to bring their registration to Lululemon Ketchum will receive a pair of athletic socks.
The Bus will leave Bigwood School opposite YMCA parking lot at 8:00am there is limited parking at Oregon Gulch so all runners must board the complementary bus wearing a mask.
Start/ Finish at Oregon Gulch. There is a bathroom at the Trail Head, Aid Station and First Aid,
Start time 8:30am
Aid stations at mile Aid stations Mile 4.5, Mile 10, Mile 13.1, Mile 17.5, Mile 23, Mile 26.2 Providing energy food, Support and H20. Thanks to Atkinsons Market, Tailwind and Wasatch Nectar.
CREWING IS PERMITTED ON LAST 3 MILES OF THE COURSE ALONG OREGON GULCH TRAIL TO FINISH LINE.
Race Photos will be taken at mile 5 by Smiley’s Mountain Photo
Runners will receive free event T-Shirt and winner will receive a unique award.
Mountain Mobile Medicine will be providing medical aid at the start finish / line. They are also offering IV hydration as well as wound care. Our goal is to raise money for Higher Ground, 10% of proceeds will be donated to this worthy cause.
Race briefing Oct 1st, 6pm at Limelight Hotel
After race function Oct 2nd, 5pm Athletes & Supporters are invited to celebrate at Limelight Hotel Ketchum.