Details

Race Week Updates

  • Race day pricing has been removed and a $5 discount for those that do not receive a t-shirt. Simply select "none" at checkout. We have done this to off-set higher gas prices as of late. ($10+ total savings of normal race week pricing)
  • Make sure to check the Race Guide for updates during the week of the race. 

Overview

Two tough trail races to pick from: 5K, 10K or both. Save 10% by doubling up on events. Finisher medals for all. Awards for the top 3 male and females. 

Perks

  • Event swag(T-shirt)
  • Finisher medals for all
  • Custom awards for podium

Distances

  • 5K
  • 10K
  • 15K (Double Up: If you expect to finish the 5K within 1 hour.)

Disclaimer: Being a trail run, expect +/-500 meters discrepancy from stated distances. Course distances and details are subject to change based on changing trail conditions/weather. 

Registration Fees

All events us a tiered pricing based on a base fee. The most current pricing is listed at registration.

  • 5K
    • Base fee is $25/person
    • Day of fee $30/person
    • Youth 16 and Under: $16/person
  • 10K
    • Base fee is $35
    • Day of fee $40/person
    • Youth 16 and Under: $16/person
  • Both (10% discount for bundling race. Subject to change.)
    • Base fee is $54
    • Day of fee $63/person
    • Youth 16 and Under: $25/person

Notes:

  • Registration fees increase overtime until they reach a base fee. So register early.
  • Friday prior to the race starts late registration.
  • Price increase dates subject to change based on demand.
  • All registrations subject to Runsignup Fees and sales tax based on your jurisdiction.

Awards

  • Finisher medals for all
  • Top 3 male/female in each race.

Logistics 

  • Location: 1200 State Hwy 3189, Nancy, KY US 42544
  • Staging: Staging is at shelters #1/2 at Pulaski County Park.
  • Starting Line: The starting line is in front of Shelters #1/2 in the parking lot.
  • Finish Line: The finish line will be at the top of Finisher Hill under the tent by Shelters #2.
  • Packet pickup: Packet pickup is at Shelter #2. Left at the first stop sign in the park. Follow the yellow "Special Event" signs.
  • Parking: By shelters #1/2 and the playground area. Left at the first stop sign in the park. Look for parking signs.
  • Fueling/Hydration: This will be a self-supported event. Pack in your water and energy needs. This is part of the adventure.
  • Course Markings: Course will be marked with white special event course marking flags and yellow/black signs posted at major intersections.
  • Checkpoints: There will be manned checkpoints along the course. If you wish to withdraw from the event, please notify race staff at any checkpoint or race HQ.

Race Day Registration

We understand wanting to wait for race day. We offer online registration up until 10 minutes prior to the start of each event. Registration must be completed online as we do not offer paper registration except under pre-arranged circumstances. Please reach out to us if you have a specific need that won't allow you do online registration.

Course Description

Both races start on the pavement near shelters 1/2. 90% of the race is on trail. Trail varies from smooth to rooty, with a few muddy and washed locations. Both course will have a creek crossing near the end with ankle deep water, weather depending. Mostly in the woods. Both events finish at the top of "Finisher Hill" at Shelters 1/2.

Interactive Course

Important Links

Race Guide 

Important Dates/Schedule Of Events

  • March 12th 11:59PM - T-shirt deadline. Any registrations past this date likely won't receive a shirt.
  • March 18th 12:00PM - Race Day Pricing Starts
  • March 19th 07:45AM - Bib Pickup Starts (Shelter #2)
  • March 19th 08:50AM - Online Registration closes
  • March 19th 09:00AM - 5K Race Starts
  • March 19th 10:00AM - 10K Race starts

Suggested Gear

  • Trail Shoes: Trail varies from hard pack to root. It does become slick during rain events.
  • Cell Phone: Starting in 2022 we are going to request that racers carry a cellphone for emergency purposes.

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