The Cougar Trail Half Marathon is brought to you by Dirt Devil Racing.com ... please be sure to visit the www.DirtDevilRacing.com website for complete race details, course description, photo gallery, and other general information.
Course: The San Pasqual Trail is part of the Sea to Crest Trail that connects historic Julian to the San Diego Coast at Del Mar. The San Pasqual Trail winds through orange groves and other farms on a mix of single and double track trail. The trail eventually rises 356 feet winding over Cougar Mountain offering sweeping views of the valley Runners will glide down the opposite side of Cougar Mountain exiting at Puma Pass and continuing on flat trail for another mile before getting to the final aid station and turn-around point. The San Pasqual Trail connects to the Mule Hill trail that offers runners, hikers and bikers the ability to access the North Shore of Lake Hodges.
Prizes: All Half Marathon finishers receive a super unique finishers medal and moisture wicking race logo shirt. If you run all 4 Half Marathons in the 2013 Animal Series your final medal will be the interlocking medal required to complete the MEGA SUPER MEDAL.
Be sure to sign up early ... as this race WILL SELL OUT a month in advance. Last year's Waiting List was almost as long as the number of runners who participated.
Great race schwag ... beautiful course, perfectly marked ... fun race staff ... awesome Finisher's Medal, and an awesome post race party ... are just a few reasons to come run the Cougar Trail Half Marathon!
Event schedule and times
Race Start Time: 7:00 am (PST)
Mandatory Race Check-in begins at: 6:00 am
ALL Racers MUST be checked in by 6:45 am
Race Parking Lot opens at: 5:45 am