Flagline 50kLast modified: September 24, 2014
SEPTEMBER 21 2014
For 2014 the Flagline 50k will serve as the USATF National Championship. All of you who are interested in being scored for the national championship must have a current USATF membership number. To obtain membership go to USATF. It is NOT required that you be a member to participate in the race. There will be separate results for the national championship.
To view pictures of the 2011 event go to Evan Pilchik photography via this LINK
Packet Pick up will take place on September 20tht at the Footzone of Bend from 2-6pm. Racers will be able to pick up packets at the Finish area located at Mt Bachelor’s West Village Lodge parking area beginning at 6:30am.
Where The race will take stage at Mt Bachelor’s Sunrise Lodge. Click HERE for directions to the mountain.
50k Course is a great mix of singletrack and dirt roads located in the high country here in Central Oregon. The course will have about 4000 feet of climbing and promises to impress and challenge all who participate.
High Alpine Half Starting and finishing at Mt Bachelor this new for 2012 course will not disappoint. Taking place on some really scenic sections of the 50k course runners will be treated to Hemlock forests, mt views, and some breathtaking alpine meadows. This course is not to be missed.
Aid Stations Aid stations will have Hammer Nutrition HEED with Hammer Gel at the last few aid stations. In addition to Hammer fuels there will be a variety of ultra favorites as well. Potatoes and salt, PB&J’s, licorice, and other stuff to temp the hungry runner near the end a long run.
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