The race begins and ends at the new POPS in Forest City and the basically flat course is an entirely new route
Overall male and female winner get commemorative awards and
Awards for 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the following age groups-- 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and 70 +
There will be a separate GORUCK Rucking Division
There will be a one mile Go The Extra Mile walk from POPS on the rail trail after the race to include and honor local veterans.
There will also be a free concert after the race to celebrate Veterans Day
The course is totally new and still being approved a course map will be provided ASAP
WHEN: November 09, 2019
WHERE: POPS, Forest City, NC
MORE INFO: The event is slated to start at 9 AM on Saturday November 9. Early registration is $25 for adults and $20 for students and early registration rates end on Nov 1. After that rates go to $30 and $25 for students. Race day registration will be from 7:30 to 8:45 on race day.
No Photo stream available at the moment.
Keep your maps in a plastic bag to protect them from the rain and know how to use them. GPS units are great, but they are not substitutes for knowing how to use a map and compass.