The BLUE STEEL STAMPEDE 10K Trail Race, benefits the C.O.P.S. org. brought to you by PLOW ON Gum
Start: Sunday, October 6, 2013 @ 9:00 AM (EDT)
Baltimore , MD 21234
Registration Closing Date
Sunday, October 6, 2013 @ 12:00 PM (EDT)
. For those that are new to trail running and not sure what to expect, this will NOT be your normal little run down a flat crushed rock NCR type trail. To the more experienced types, this will be what you are looking for. The course will have flat/fast sections, rolling hills, minor stream crossing, fast descents, technical sections (ROCKS AND ROOTS) and HILLS, HILLS, and HILLS. Just remember ?What goes up..must come down!!?.
The mission of the BLUE STEEL STAMPEDE 10K Trail Race is to bring the awareness of the Concerns of Police Survivors ( C.O.P.S.) organization and the incredible support services they provide to the family members of Police Officers killed during the line of duty.
FROM WEST-From IS 695 "Inner Loop" take exit 29A to light and make LEFT onto Cromwell Brdg Rd. Park is 1 mile on left.Take the SECOND Entrance " Willow Grove"into the park.FROM EAST-From IS 695 " Outer Loop"take exit 29B to Cromwell Brdg Rd. to light and make left at Cromwell Brdg Rd. Park is 1 mile on left.Take the SECOND Entrance " Willow Grove" into the park.Google map:http://g.co/maps/rtfv2
SHIRTS/RACE Day Info...
Sign ups AFTER Oct.1 including race day registrations are NOT guaranteed to receive a race shirt. Shirts are ordered three weeks in advance and the total number of shirts is a estimation.Shirts availible while supplies last. Park will open at 0700 and race day reg. will start at 0730. Payment will be ONLY CASH or CHECK...No electronic payments( Visa/Mastercard) Post race food will begin at 10:15 and AWARDS at 10:45ish.. PLUS RAMDOM prizes so STAY till the end..
A complete course view is available on the race web site BSS10K.com. The course is right at a 10K and offers 1100 feet of elevation gain. Be READY....This course will throw everything at you...ROCKS, ROOTS,UPHILLS/DOWNHILLS,FAST SECTION and QUAD BURNING CLIMBS..ENJOY!!! There will be a 'water stop' at the half way point and post race food/FEAST!! Don't plan on setting your 10K PR with this course. Everything that you expect in a trail race is here.
**10-43 for L.E.Os***
*L.E.O.s,* please email me ( BSS10Kinfo@gmail.com) prior to signing up. I will send you a discount code to use when the registration process ask for a "DISCOUNT". I'll send it to your WORK email to make sure you are a L.E.O. This code is only good for this year and one per officer. If you know another officer who wants to run, have them email me. I want to have an count of how many L.E.Os run. If they/you don't email mail me ,you wont receive the discount and I wont know your a L.E.O. THANKS!
-Park will open at 7:00am-Prizes: Top 3 for Male and Female.Plus, each winner in each AGE GROUP( M/F) U-19,20-29,30-39,40-49,50-59,60+, TOP COP ( Must be a L.E.O.) to win this categoryALSO...Random prizes!!!!--This Event will be held RAIN OR SHINE!!!!!*** VOLUNTEERS**** will be needed to make is race GO!!!! Any runner that brings a VOLUNTEER with them this year(2013)... that runner OR volunteer will receive a $15 price brake for 2014. WE will work around your schedule on race day. If you can only do 1 hour than we'll make sure you only do that hour. What ever can be done; we'll take. Drop us a EMAIL at BSS10Kinfo@Gmail.com and yet us know if you can VOLUNTEER.<><><> Spectators<><><> There will be 3 spots along the course where family members can watch as theirs loved ones go by and make it back to the finish before the runner crosses.
$40.00 til 9/5/13;$45.00 til 10/4/13; $50.00 on Race Day