Possum Trot XIX Weekend
November 17 and 18, 2018
Photo credit: Pete Curtis
Saturday: Park University sprint, Parkville MO
A campus sprint with an underground component!
May want to wear a headlamp; NO SPIKES due to polished concrete floors
2 Courses: Short sprint (~1.5k) and Long sprint (~3k)
Sunday: Lake Jacomo Possum Trot: (Native Hoofed Animal Enclosure, Lees Summit, MO map)
SATURDAY Nov 17th, at Park University and Parkville Commercial Underground
11:30 Registration begins
12:00 First start
13:00 last start and registration closes
14:00 courses close
SUNDAY Nov 18th, at Lake Jacomo
7:45 Possum Trot and Short Possum Trot Registration begins
8:45 Pre-Race meeting and Count Down
9:00 Possum Trot and Half Possum Mass Start
9:10 Beginner & Moderate (orange) course Registration & Starts (Last start 10:30 a.m.)
~11:30 Awards shortly after 3rd place Long Possum finish
14:00 All racers must report back to finish
Saturday Sprints and Sunday Beginner/Intermediate Fees:
$10 standard entry, $6 OUSA members, no late fee
Possum Trot XIX Fees:
$24 entry ($20 for O-club members).
$2 E-stick rental
Fees for Possum Trot XIX and Short Possum include Chili lunch.
+$5.00 late fee if registering after November 14, 2018.
Deadline is Wednesday, November 14, 2018.
Register by this date to avoid late fee of $5.00 and to guarantee a pre-marked map.
Register for both Saturday sprints and Possum Trot XIX at: https://goo.gl/Ehtu9j
List of registered runners
Please visit the Possum Trot XIX Facebook page page for useful information, discussion, and photos. Share that you are racing with your friends.
Course Setter Notes
Special Possum Trot (and Half PT) Rules
There will be no ‘team’ registration or awards; however, since following is allowed, informal teams are perfectly allowable. Follow your friend!
Possum Trot Awards:
1st place Full/Half Possum Trot male and female wins the coveted Dead Possum!
2nd place Full/Half Possum Trot male and female wins a can of Creamed Possum. (Yum!)
3rd Place Full/Half Possum Trot male and female wins Vegan Jerky (Now with less Possum Meat!)
Finisher medals for all Full Possum Trot and Half Possum Trot racers
Chili and snacks available at the finish line for Full and Half Possum finishers.
Vegetarian chili available on a limited basis for those who request it ahead of time.
Directions to Saturday Sprint
Directions to Possum Trot XIX
Co Meet Director and Registrar: Eric Shumaker 785-979-8725 firstname.lastname@example.org
Co Meet Director and Registrar: Dick Neuburger
Course setter: Mike Shifman, Paul Clatterbuck
Course vetting: Paul Clatterbuck, Dick Luckerman
Refreshments: Nick Hockman and Reta Roe
Results: Mary Jones
Awards: Reta Roe and Eric Shumaker