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Jade Belzberg Wednesday, 23 April 2014 07:56 TWEET COMMENTS 214

10 Quirky Summer Trail Races (+ Win NATHAN pack!) - Page 7

 

7. Try an Elimination Race

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Photo courtesy of Tyler Childs

This quirky course, a hybrid of “a traditional trail race and a Ski Cross race,”  as explained on the website, is a short 1.4 kilometers long. But don’t be fooled–this isn’t an easy race. Designed to bring runners “back to the most primitive form of racing,” participants will advance depending on how they fare in five “heats,” each a heart-pounding, quad-busting 110 feet up the course’s single hill. Awards, including cash prizes, will be announced following the five heats. Spectators are welcome and encouraged!

 



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