2nd Annual Relay and Solo Run
Location--Start--Peppermill in Valentine,Ne. Finish--Tah Haah Zouka Park Norfolk,Ne.
Distance--191 miles (all on the Cowboy Trail)
Check in--Friday May 19 at 6:30-8:30pm
Check in Race Day--Trailhead on East C st. 5:00am
Start--shortly after 5:00am
Solo and teams up to 5 will run continuously until the finish in Norfolk.
Teams may switch as often as they like but must do in a safe location along the trail.
Mandatory check ins are at Johnstown,Long Pine,Stuart,O'Neil, Oakdale and Battle Creek.
39 HOUR CUTOFF! ANYONE ON THE COURSE AFTER 39 HOURS ARE UNOFFICIAL AND ON THEIR OWN!
Teams will be self sufficient and provide their own supplies but there are many places along the route to get food,etc.
Headlamps are required and must be used at night.
Runners must carry a cell phone or 2 way radio at all times.
Bikers are invited to ride along wit the runners after they run or just to tag along.
Fees--$70 per runner
Fees include--shirts,plaques,food,counseling fees after midnight!
THERE IS A 75 RUNNER LIMIT!!!
Team Example--Angry Cow had 5 runners and they switched every 3-4 miles unless someone wanted to go a little longer.
One of the other teammates rode the bike alongside the runner.
They did that for the whole 191 miles and with a few stops along the way to eat and swim made it in 32 hours!
For more info call Jim @ 402-432-3622
Thanks to Nebraska Tourism Commission and the Nebraska Game & Parks!