11th Annual Race: Saturday April 8, 2017
General course description:
The 50K Solo and 50K Relay races will consist of 5 laps, and the 100K Solo will consist of 10 laps of the same 10K loop. This loop is Madison's most popular 10K race course, which takes runners along the shore of Lake Wingra, through scenic neighborhoods, and through the University of Wisconsin Arboretum. The entire course is pavement or sidewalks.
Race Start Times
100K Solo: 6:30 AM
50K Solo: 8:00 AM
50K Relay: 8:00 AM
The course will be open for 13
hours, and will officially close at 7:30
Permanent mile markers are in place. About half of the course is flat and the other half has gentle hills. There will be two aid stations per 10K loop - one at the start/finish area and the other near the 5K mark.
Elevation info: The course has a total ascent of 86.8 ft and has a maximum elevation of 994.65 ft.