Blue Mountain Resort, 1660 Blue Mountain Drive, Palmerton PA. Race starts and finishes at Valley Lodge. Registration/number pick up same location beginning at 9 AM, race at 10 AM. Great for spectators!
Details/Course: A two-part epic full ascent and descent trail race on the highest PA vertical. "What Goes Up" (Part 1) will start at 10 AM and will take you from the Valley Lodge to the summit of the mountain and over to finish at Slopeside. Racers will gather for the next start at 11:15 AM. "Must Come Down" (Part 2) will start at 11:15 AM and will start from Slopeside and finish at the Valley Lodge. Awards ceremony will be at 12 PM at the finish in the Valley. There will be a cutoff time for What Goes Up racers. No frills race, light refreshments, instant results, held rain or shine! ENTRY DOES NOT INCLUDE A TANK BUT TANKS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR SALE THAT DAY. No refunds or mailed awards.
What Goes Up Must Come Down Awards: 1st overall male, nonbinary and female for ascent and descent, Champions of the Mountain will be crowned based on their placement in each race. EX: If John finishes 3rd in What Goes Up and 5th in Must Come Down, his combined score will be 8. Racer with the lowest combined score will win. Ties will be broken by referring to time of each part and adding them together for total time. 1st male and female age groups under 19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50+
Local time: 1:34 PM