Where: Donald Park, Mount Horeb WI. Pop's Knoll entrance on HWY 92
Directions: 1945 HWY 92 Mount Horeb, WI 53572. Two miles west of Mount Vernon, 20 miles south west of Madison, 5 miles south east of Mount Horeb. Parking is limited at Pop's Knoll entrance, please car pool if possible
When: Saturday September 11th 2021. Race starts at 9:00am. Registration opens at 7:30am
Early Packet Pickup: Friday, September 10th, 4:00 to 6:00 PM,
Location: Movin' Shoes, 528 S. Park Street, Madison, WI
Course Description: The race course will remain the same in 2021, including both 5 km and 15 km options. The goal being to have an option for people new to racing and/or trail runs by offering a shorter distance race (5 km) and having a longer race for those looking for an extra challenge (15 km). As always there will be some prairie, some single track, some sand, some slick bridges, and of course some hills!
Distances: 5 km & 15 km (event will be chip timed by inFocus Timing)
Registration: Registration opens May 8, 2021. We are offering all registrants a $5 discount for registration between May 15, 2021 and June 15, 2020 ($35). Registration June 16, 2021 and after will be $40. There is a total capacity (combined 5K & 15K) of ~300 participants so make sure and register early. 100% of net proceeds donated to Friends of Donald Park. Funds earmarked for trail maintenance and repair
COMMEMORATIVE PINT GLASSES included in registration fee,
During Race: Energy drink, water and energy food provided at aid stations
Awards: Overall male and female in each 5 km and 15 km (SPECIAL LOCALLY CRAFTED AWARD). Age groups, top 3 in each age group, 10 year age groups beginning at under 20 (to 70+).
Cash payout if you break the course record:
$50 added to the pot each year. Both woman's records fell in 2019 so pot reset to $50. Neither men's records broke in 2019 so the pot is up to $100 for each the 5 & 15 km distance.
Post-race: (STILL TBD, hopefully a festivities if not grab and go snacks) Delicious homemade cookies, juice, fruit, coffee, kombucha, of course BEER and a new addition in 2021 Brix Cider