Winter Solstice Relay 2018

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For the second year, we will be partying it up at Dahu Park from noon till sunset. Runners will navigate the classic 3.06k loop over Mount Bailusi, then circling the lake at Dahu Park and the Crescent Moon Bridge before a boardwalk sprint back to your team.

Beginning at noon, teams of two or four take turns rounding the course, alternating in relay-style racking up as many points as they can before the sun sets at 6:30 P.M. The teams with the most laps before sunset win.

One lap should take runners around 30 minutes to complete, and takes runners over vertical climbs, dirt paths, boardwalks, and grassy park trails.

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Click the image above to register
Registration open until November 25th, or until capacity is reached.

Late bird registration starts November 10th and does not guarantee a t-shirt.


Prizes for:

  • Top three pairs 
  • Fastest superteam of four people
  • After-party raffle winners
  • New_Icon.png King of the Mountain Award for the fastest lap of the day

Schedule of events:

11:00 – Runners arrive. Pick up bibs/gifts and get checked in to our race timing system. Please arrive early, as this takes a lot of time.
11:40 – Race briefing at run start. All runners must be present for the race briefing in order to participate.
12:00 – First runners begin their laps. Partners must remain on site and ready for when their teammate returns.
3:30 – Lunchboxes handed out.
6:15 – Runners cannot begin a new lap.
6:30 – Competition ends. After this time, no returning runners will be awarded points that contribute to their score.
7:30 – Official results available.
7:45 – Awards ceremony for top finishers. Lucky draw raffle for sponsored prizes.
8:30 – After-party at The Local. Free beers for top finishers.

Costs:

$800 per runner before Oct. 7th. $1000 per runner for late registration after that.

A portion of the registration fee and beer sales goes toward Brightside Project to help provide food and education to underprivileged youth.

Go the extra mile and run as a charity runner!

Visit pledgeit.org to find out how you can turn laps into cash for a charity of your choice. Run well, help those in need, and feel good about it.

Course:

What do you get for registering:

  • Entry to the race
  • Finisher singlet (final design will be posted soon)
  • Finisher medal (doubles as a magnetic bottle opener)
  • As well as snacks all day
  • 1 free craft beer from The Local (more for sale on site)
  • A donation to Brightside Project
  • An emotional support dog from Mary’s Doggies
  • Medical insurance and professional EMTs on-site

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Shirt subject to change up until the event.

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Please check OUR RULES section for technical information about the race.

 

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