Excellent event — very well-run. Event staff and volunteers were really amazing. Course markings were clear. Super beautiful terrain!! I’ve done the 30k (2015) and the 50k (2018). It’s incredible to see the 50m and 100m athletes!
Surface: Single Track Dirt, Rocky
Course: Centennial and Deerfield Trails
Elevation Profile: Constant ups and downs
Where: Sturgis, South Dakota
Average June Temp: High of 79 Degrees. Low of 53 Degrees
-Race Starts Friday 10 AM (Sturgis City Park)
-Elevation Gain and Loss: 16,779 ft
-Finishes: Sturgis City Park Map & Aid Station Info
-Point To Point from Silver City to Sturgis
-Bus Leaves Woodle Field Parking Lot 4:00 AM Saturday
-Race Starts Saturday 6 AM (Silver City Community Hall)
-Gain: 8,656 ft.
-Loss: 9,900 ft. Map & Aid Station Info
-Point To Point from Dalton Lake to Sturgis
-Bus Leaves Woodle Field Parking Lot 6:00 AM Saturday
-Race Starts Saturday 8 AM (Dalton Lake Road)
-Gain: 3,800 ft.
-Loss: 5,100 ft. Map & Aid Station Info
-Point To Point from Runkle Road to Sturgis
-Bus Leaves Woodle Field Parking Lot 8:00 AM Saturday
-Race Starts Saturday 9:00 AM (Runkle Road)
-11 hr Cutoff
-Gain: 3,381 ft.
-Loss: 4,641 ft. Map & Aid Station Info