April 18, 2020

Countryman Challenge 5K Obstacle Race 2020

April 18, 2020 West Mountain Ski Area • 59 West Mountain Rd. QueensburyNY  12804 View Map Organized by West Mountain Racing

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April 18, 2020
Saturday

West Mountain Ski Area

59 West Mountain Rd. QueensburyNY  12804
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Join us this April for West Mountain's Popular Countryman Challenge 5k Obstacle Race and After Race BBQ 2020 that will be held on Saturday, April 18th at 1pm! Individuals and Teams (4-6 people) are Welcome to compete for unbelievable prizes!

 

 

When: Saturday, April 18 at 1pm. 

Who can participate in the 5K: Individuals and Teams of 4-6 people Can Register at active.com (ages 7 and over) 

Who can participate in the Mini Obstacle Fun Race before the Main Race: Children ages 6-11

What is it? The Countryman Challenge 5K Obstacle Race is a unique 5K obstacle race that uses mountain and ski equipment (such as b-net fencing for the bnet crawl and race poles for the SL forest) and natural elements making this a one-of-a-kind event! The Mini Obstacle Race is just a scaled down version of the Main event. 

Registration/Check-In will take place in the Main Lodge from 11:15-11:30 for the Fun Race and 11:15-12:30pm for the Main Race.

Additional Information: This main course is fun and challenging for everyone and competitors can walk it, hike it, run it or do a combination. You do not need skis for this competition. It is all on foot. What to bring: Water bottle, change of clothes and shoes for the after party.

Included in Main Race Fees: Take home bag with a Kind Bar, bottled water, West Mountain Neck Gaitor, a BBQ meal ticket (one per registrant), and one beer ticket for competitors 21 and over.

Included in Fun Race Fees: Take home bag with a Kind Bar, and a bottled water. BBQ tickets are not included with Fun Race and are sold separately for $10 per person.

Main Race Fees: Youth Individual (7-17 years old): $30 by 10am on March 15, $35 by 10am on April 1, $40 by 10am on April 13, $45 after 10am April 13. Adult Individual (18 and over): $35 by 10am on March 15, $40 by 10am on April 1, $45 by 10am on April 13, $50 after 10am April 13. Teams of 4-6 people: $130 by 10am on March 15, $150 by 10am on April 1, $170 by 10am April 13, $190 after 10am on April 13.

Fun Race Fees: Fun Race Fee: $10 for children (ages 6-11). Register online or at race registration. BBQ tickets are available for $10 online or at race registration. 

Prizes for the Fun Race Ages: 6-8 (girls and boys) 9-11 (girls and boys) Top three overall girls and boys in each age group: 1st place wins a youth/teen full privilege season pass, 2nd place wins A six pack of anytime lift tickets, and 3rd place wins a six pack of anytime 2-hour tubing tickets.

Prizes for the Main Race: 7-11 1st place wins a full privilege youth season pass, 2nd place wins a 6 pack of anytime lift tickets, and 3rd place wins a six pack of anytime 2-hour tubing tickets. Age Group: 12-18 Age Group Individual Male and Female: 1st place wins a full privilege teen season pass, 2nd place wins a 6 pack of anytime lift tickets, and 3rd place wins a six pack of anytime 2-hour tubing tickets. 19-30 Age Group Individual Male And Female: 1st place wins one adult full privilege season pass, 2nd place wins a six pack of anytime lift tickets, and 3rd place wins a six pack of anytime 2-hour tubing tickets. 31-45 Age Group Individual Male and Female: 1st place wins one adult full privilege season pass, 2nd place wins a six pack of anytime lift tickets, and 3rd place wins a six pack of anytime 2-hour tubing tickets. 46 + Age Group Individual Male and Female: 1st place wins one adult full privilege season pass, 2nd place wins a six pack of of anytime lift tickets, and 3rd place wins a six pack of anytime 2-hour tubing tickets. Top Three overall Teams: 1st place (each member) wins 12 4-hour anytime lift tickets. 2nd Place (each member) wins 8 4-hour anytime lift tickets. 3rd place (each member) wins 4 4-hour anytime lift tickets.

Additional Information: This course is fun for everyone and competitors can walk it, hike it, run it or do a combination. You do not need skis for this competition. It is all on foot:)

What to bring: Water bottle, change of clothes and shoes for the after party

 

Mail-In Form for Check Payment/Waiver: available at westmtn.net or the front desk at West Mountain. 

Registration/Check-In: Day of registration will take place on Saturday, April 18 in the Main Lodge from 11:15am-12:30pm for the Main Race and 11:15-11:30 for the Fun Race. Online registration is available at active.com.

We welcome children ages 7 and over to participate in the main event. Younger children are welcome to register at the discretion of a parent. Please email sara@westmtn.net if this pertains to your child.

Sponsors include: North Country Subaru, Price Chopper, West Mountain Racing, Driscoll Foods, Kind Bar, and Northway Brewing Co.

Event Benefits: Double H Ranch and West Mountain School

     

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We have plenty of parking for your convenience. Please come dressed and prepared to run, climb, crawl and jump, and possibly swim? That's if you fall off the leap pads (tower pads) into the frozen slush pond. 

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