The Northern Berks QUAD is a three-season four-event regional competition to promote physical fitness and cross-training as part of a healthy lifestyle and to highlight the outdoor recreational opportunities in the northern Berks County area. Each event includes an extreme course for the avid fitness enthusiast and a shorter family course for the more casual athlete. The 2013 QUAD Games include the following races: Saturday April 13, 2013 - The Bartram Breeze 10K Road Race and 2K Family Road Run at the Kernsville Dam Recreation Area, Tilden Township. This year we will also offer a 5K version of the Bartram Breeze that will not count towards the QUAD Games.Saturday May 18, 2013 The Mad Dash 5-Mile Trail Race and 2.5K Family Trail Run at the Hamburg Reservoir, Reservoir Road, Windsor Township. Sunday July 28, 2013 The Dutch Country 15-Mile Bicycle Race and 5-Mile Family Fun Bike Ride at the Blue Mountain Academy, Tilden Township. Sunday September 29, 2013 The U Can DU It Sprint Duathlon and the Family Mini-Duathlon at the Tilden Elementary School, Tilden Township. For all races, registration opens at 8:00 a.m. and the races start at 9:00 a.m. All participants are welcome. Pre-register or show up on race day. Give any of the races a try or sign up for all four. Prices: Extreme QUAD Games - $60 (includes all four races plus a free tech shirt) Family QUAD Games - $20 (includes all four races and a free 50/50 shirt) Individual Extreme Races - $15Individual Family Races - $5Tech shirts - $15 each50/50 Race T-shirts - $5 each Prizes: Extreme QUAD Games - $25 for fastest male and fastest female, prizes for 2nd and 3rd fastest male and females and goodies for all who complete the QUAD. Family QUAD Games - fastest male and female, and goodies for all who complete the QUAD. Individual Extreme Races - $25 for fastest male and fastest female, as well as for 1st, 2nd and 3rd for males and for females in six age categories. Individual Family Races - fastest male and fastest female, as well as for 1st place for males and for females in five age categories. All proceeds benefit Blue Mountain Wildlife, a certified 501(3)C non-profit organization and the stewards of the Kernsville Dam Recreation Area. For information and updates check our website: www.bluemountainwildlife.com and click on the QUAD Games tab.