WE ARE ARE BACK!
New Challenging Format! One Weekend
5K (actually 4 miles)
Dick Young Forest Preserve (Nelson Lake)
Hickory Knolls Natural Area
St. Charles, IL
Do One or Both Races
First 175 registrants guaranteed SWAG
Saturday, February 26
Trail Race - 5K (actually 4 miles)
Peaceful preserve with diverse woodland and prairie trails. Expect some roots, uneven ground, limestone and grass. Mainly double track.
Parking: THE ONLY PLACE TO PARK: Chapel St. Church, 1S455 Mill Creek Dr Geneva, IL It is approximately 1/3 mile to start and packet pick up across Main St. from parking. Just follow the Mid County Trail south after crossing Main St. MAP
Race start and finish are on the Main St. side/entrance of the preserve. DO NOT expect to find anyone if you go to Nelson Lake Road entrance. It's a long way from the race!
Sunday, February 27
Trail Race - 10K
This race is back again at the 131 acre property with an extremely diverse landscape environment featuring restored woodlands, wetlands, prairie and savanna. A technical challenge, double track with a highest elevation of 876 feet.
SERIES RACES (Registered for both 5K & 10K)
*You MUST register online for BOTH races at once to qualify for SCHWAG.
INDIVIDUAL RACES (Registered for 5K or 10K)
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