Race Day: Sunday, July 29, 2018
The Escarpment Trail Run is open to the first 275 applicants who meet the qualifying standards. At least one of these standards must have been met after August 1 of last year.
Anyone who completed the previous year's Escarpment Trail Run in 6 hours or less.Anyone who completed a half-iron man triathlon competition in 6 hours or less.Anyone who completed a full iron man triathlon in 13 hours or less.Anyone who completed a 50 miler in under 10 hours, a 50K under 5 hours, or a marathon under 4:15. Add 1 1/2 hrs. for a trail race.
If you do not meet the qualifying standards above but have run a technical trail race of 20 miles or longer (ie. a distance not specified above) within double the time of that race's overall winner, you are eligible to submit an application. Acceptance is pending our review.
NO ONE UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE.
Fill out the preliminary application form below including your qualifying event (name of race and finishing time). Upon acceptance, you will receive a registration coupon code that will allow you to register online at ZippyReg.com. Without that coupon code, you will NOT be able to complete registration. Final registration, payment for the race entry fee, and the bus registration/fee (prior to race from finish area to start), will be done during the online registration process. The entry fee is $65. NO REFUNDS! The fee for the optional bus ride from the finish line to the starting line is $10. NO REFUNDS!
The Escarpment Trail Run is a very arduous, highly technical, single-track trail run; with nearly 10,000 feet of elevation change over the 18.6 miles. It crosses no roads requiring all aid stations to be backpacked into the trail. Qualifying standards are set in place assuring organizers that runners has a reasonable chance of finishing within 6 hours.
If you are accepted, you will get your confirmation and registration coupon code sent to the email you indicate below.
Email EscarpmentTrail@aol.com with any questions or visit our web site at www.EscarpmentTrail.com or our Facebook site by searching “Escarpment Trail Run”.
This event is sanctioned by USATF.