Marshall Mangler 50K
Marshall Mangler Trail Race, Saturday, Nov 1, 2014 Distances: 50K, 25K, and 5m START and FINISH: North Park-Ice Rink, Allison Park, PA. (map) Saturday, November 1, 2014, 7:00am (8 hour limit) PACKET PICK-UP: Thursday, October 30th and Friday, October 31st, 2014 at Elite Runners and Walkers (Robinson location) or Saturday, November 1, 2014 from 6:00am to 7:00am at North Park-Ice Rink. Race packets will not be mailed. COURSE DESCRIPTION: Loop courses with rolling hills entirely within North Park, Orange (Golf Course) and Red (North Ridge) Blazed Sections. Approximately 98% trail and 2% asphalt. The course features challenging and aggressive trail with minimal, but some, pavement. The course will be well-marked with few creek crossings and will have well-stocked aid stations. Trail Maps: 50K 25K 5 mile AID STATIONS: Approximately every 4 miles stocked with water, sports drink, soda, pretzels, potato chips, PB&J, candy, and gels. In an effort to minimize paper waste, all participants are strongly encouraged to carry a water bottle. WHAT YOU GET: a long sleeve technical shirt and hooded Sweatshirt (50k only) for all early registrants; well-stocked aid stations; friendly race volunteers. If there are any shirts left after registration you may exchange for a different size then. *Packets guaranteed for first 100 in each race only. AWARDS: Top 3 male and female; Top Masters awards and 10 yr age bracket awards. (50k-Top 3 and Masters only-Male and Female) You’ll receive a glass with the Mangler Logo on it and a Gift Certificate to Elite Runners & Walkers. Volunteers: If you’re not running, why not come out and help at this inaugural event? Even if you prefer hiking or biking to running, we can use people to sweep behind the racers or be a smiling face at an aid-station. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you’re interested. Thanks for your support! Proceeds benefit: Operation Troop Appreciation *Thanks to you, we have donated over $15,000 in 4 years to OTA!! Timing by: Elite Runners Race Management FEES: 50k – $60 until September 30; $70 until October 30; $75 raceday; 25k – $30 until September 30; $35 until October 30; $40 raceday; 8k – $25 until September 30; $30 until October 30; $35 raceday. Download an application today or register online today!