Okemo Mountain Challenge 10 miler and 5k
Start: Saturday, July 28, 2012
Ludlow , VT 05419
Join us for the 2nd Annual running of the Okemo Mountain Challenge! Saturday, July 28, runners are invited to compete in a 10 mile or 5K race at Okemo Mountain in Ludlow, Vermont.
The featured 10 mile race starts at the base of Okemo Mountain and features 2 climbs to the mountain?s summit before returning to the base of the mountain. There is nearly 9,000 feet elevation change in the 10 mile run. The companion 5K race starts at the mountain?s base and ends the summit. 5K participants can take the ski lift down to the base of the mountain after they finish. The majority of both races will be run on grass and trails. The Okemo Mountain Challenge brings the spirit of adventure back on the Mountain this summer!
Post race party and entertainment- Runners will enjoy a band playing at the summit and another band playing at the post race party at the base of the mountain. After the race all runners (free) and their families (nominal cost) are invited to a post race cookout and with live music.
Aid Stations- 5 on 10 mile course. 1 on 5K course.
Race T-shirts - Given to all runners.
Information - (203) 481-5933 or www.jbsports.com
Awards Given to top 3 finishers in the following age groups (M & F): 12 and under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+