Apologies to those of you receiving this message multiple times due to being in other discussion groups that I will post this in
Registration is now open on RunRace.net !
Northwestern PA - Titusville PA / Oil Creek State Park - birthplace of the oil industry in 1859
50K - initial limit of 75 runners
50 miles - initial limit of 75 runners
100 miles - initial limit of 100 runners
We MAY allow more entries as overflow parking details are worked out over the upcoming months, but this is not guaranteed.
Come a few days early and enjoy the local sights such as Niagara Falls (only 3 hours away), the local Erie casino with its 2,000 slot machines, the beautiful Erie indoor water park Splash Lagoon, Presque Isle State Park in Erie, Drake Well Museum, and the spectacular Oil Creek & Titusville Railroad train ride through the park to see the gorgeous autumn colors (note - these train rides sell out months in advance, so plan accordingly) .
Dates / times:
Oct 9, 2009 - pre race dinner / meeting
Oct 10 beginning @ 5 AM - staggered start of 100, 50 & 50K races
Oct 11 @ 1 PM - 50 & 100 mile races officially end / start of 100 mile awards ceremony (a heavy and high-quality finisher's buckle to all finishers, awards to the top 3 males and females in each race).
See you in October in "the valley that changed the world" - the birthplace of the oil industry in 1859.
Tom Jennings, Race Director
Oil Creek 100 Trail Runs - OilCreek100.org / OC100.org
50K, 50 & 100 mile trail races
RRCA's 50 & 100 mile PA Trail Championships
A nonprofit 501(c)3 organization for the betterment and promotion of Oil Creek State Park, the entire Oil Region, PA's natural resources, and long distance trail running