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Next Opportunity Events

Trail & Ultra Running In Kentucky & Virginia

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Big Turtle 50 Miler

Date(s):  2020 Dates TBA

Location:  Morehead, Kentucky

Distances:  50 Miles, 50K, 10 Miles

Why run it?:    A deceptively challenging out and back course along Kentucky's Sheltowee Trace with a start/finish line in the heart of the city!


War Hammer 100

Date(s):  June 8-9, 2019

Location:  Red River Gorge, Stanton, Kentucky to Wildcat Mountain in East Bernstadt, Kentucky

Distances:  100 Miles

Why run it?:    This ultimate endurance challenge tests runners who wish to be called "warriors" to battle the weather, the clock, the distance, and themselves.  102 miles along the Sheltowee Trace!


Breaks Ultra

Date(s):  September 7, 2019

Location:  Breaks Interstate Park, Breaks, VA

Distances:  45(ish) Miles

Why run it?:    The Breaks is an extreme trail running challenge with amazing mountain views, the deepest gorges east of the Mississippi River, and a river crossing you will never forget!


Rough Trail 50K/25K

Date(s):  November 9, 2019

Location:  Red River Gorge, Pine Ridge, Kentucky

Distances:  50K/25K

Why run it?:    The "must run" race of the Bluegrass State.  31 miles of beautifully brutal trails through the famous Red River Gorge.


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