Sunset 6/12/24 Hour Endurance Run
Friday and Saturday November 28 –29, 2014
Tentative details are shown below.
Sunset Lake, Benton
(see directions below)
The 24 hour run will being at 7:30pm on Friday, November 29.
The 6 and 12 hour runs will begin at 7:30am on Saturday, November 30.
Check-in will be 30 minutes prior to the start time of the event you are running.
The course will follow a one mile paved loop around Sunset Lake
(The actual distance is 1.015 miles.)
There will lighting on part of the trail loop after dark
it is recommended that the 24 hour runners bring a flashlight or headlamp
unless they are comfortable running in the dark.
None (donations will be gladly accepted to help offset costs)
No Fees, Few Frills
Water will be provided along with some snack foods, chips, soup, and soft drinks.
Runners are encouraged to bring a water bottle and/or another personal container marked with their name to use for liquids to minimize the use of disposable cups to avoid unnecessary trash.
We will have Overall,Masters, Grand Masters, and Senors male/female first place (only) awards for each event.
No DNFs – Runners will be credited with the total number of miles completed regardless of how long they run. Runners may stop at any time they decide they have had enough fun! However, runners who change to a different run category will not be eligible for an award.
Runners are welcome to bring someone with them to help count laps or just cheer them on.
Click Here for Entry Form (Pending)
Although there is no entry fee, advance registration is encouraged so that we will have some idea of the number of people to prepare for.
This form may be submitted by e-mail.
There will be a waiver to sign on race day.
Directions - Map
From westbound I-30, take the Sevier Street exit (Exit 116), cross the bridge, turn right and go down to the frontage road. Turn left on the frontage road and go just over 3/10 mile west. You will pass Holland Chapel Church and the Saline County Fairgrounds. Turn left on Fairfield Street which is just past the fairgrounds. Approximately 2/10 mile past the National Guard Armory the road will turn right and take you to Sunset Lake.
From eastbound I-30, take the Sevier Street exit (Exit 116). Bear left on the frontage road Turn right on to Fairfield Street which will be the first right after you enter the frontage road. Stay on Fairfield Street to Sunset Lake.
Questions may be referred to Pete Ireland.