Thursday, November 21, 2013

Backroads Freeforall 50k - Friday, Dec 20, 2013 - 7 am - near Appomattox, VA

BACKROADS FREEFORALL 50k - Friday, Dec 20, 2013 - 7 am - near Appomattox, VA

**11, 13.2, 15, 22, 26.5, and 31 mile options available!**
Welcome to the Backroads of Spout Spring, VA. Between Lynchburg and Appomattox.
Perfect for a long run, marathon, or ultra distance!
A course MAP and TURNbyTURN directions will be emailed to you.

The COURSE consists of two loops: modifiable to measure 11, 13.5, or 15.5 miles each.

LIMIT: 30 runners!!!
CUTOFF TIME: 7 hours
ELEVATION GAIN: 1090 (*it will feel like more!!)
SURFACE: paved road with shoulders to run on

Complainers will not be tolerated. Joyful ultrarunners are preferred.
Carry your own water and fuel.
Refill at your car at miles 11 and 22.
Crews are welcome.
Pacers on foot / bikes are welcome.
Dogs are also invited.

By entering THIS event, you agree not to hold volunteers or directors responsible for injury.

WARNING: You may see dogs, hunters, fast-moving trucks, rednecks, cows (in fence), and other human and nonhuman wildlife.
NOTE: You will also see beauuuuuutiful farms, rolling hills, lovely fields, a gorgeous wedding lodge, and friendly people.

Enjoy the run as an introvert or with a friend. Write down time at the end. Watch clock and clipboard may be unmanned at any given time.

RACE begins at the corner of Hummingbird Lane and Marston Street. Email for Start directions and course map and turn directions. Don't arrive too early.
SEND emails to: Becky at to sign up BEFORE Dec 16!!! Include: Name, City, Age, Distance, Emergency Phone #, Estimated Finish Time.