Mokelumne Ultra Marathon is back

 

Another awesome trail race through the wildflowers! Sponsored by

April 21st, 2012
6:00am
(8M starts at 8am)
Camanche Lake, California
Camanche Lake South Shore Staging Area

Register Now!

This event is limited to 100 runners, so register early!

COURSE

The out-and-back course runs along the Mokelumne River Coast to Crest Trail and winds along the Mokelumne River past California’s historic mining towns and old mines.  Drink in the beautiful scenic views of Camanche and Pardee Lakes, oak woodlands, gorgeous wildflowers, the “Longest Mile Trail,” and wildlife that often includes the majestic Bald Eagle.

Course Map

WEATHER

April sees typical temperatures in the 50s ⁰F and 60s ⁰F, with high humidity.

AID STATIONS

Aid stations will be located every 4-8 miles and will stock a variety of hydration and nutrition.

Aid station Miles Next Aid Crew Drop Bags
Start 0 4.1 X X
Lancha Plana Bridge
(8M Turnaround)
4.1 8.3
Campo Seco Staging Area
(Marathon Turnaround)
12.4 4.1 X X
McAfee Gulch
(50K Turnaround)
16.5 6.9
Gwen Mine Rd Crossing 23.4 2.3 X
Middle Bar Takeout
(50 Mile Turnaround)
25.7 2.3 X
Gwen Mine Rd Crossing 28 6.9 X
McAfee Gulch 34.9 4.1
Campo Seco Staging Area 39 8.3 X X
Lancha Plana Bridge 47.3 4.1
Finish 51.4 0 X X

PERFORMANCE RULES

  • Runners must wear their official race number on the front of their person, where it must be visible at all times.
  • Each runner must complete the entire selected course under their own power in order to be eligible for a finisher award.  Changes to a different distance are allowed provided they are communicated to an aid station as well as upon completion of the race.
  • Each runner must carry all their own food, fluids and other supplies needed for use between aid stations.
  • Runners may not accept aid from a support crew or any other source while on the course and in between aid stations and designated support locations, except in case of a medical emergency.
  • Any entrant who is unable or does not desire to finish the race must continue to the nearest aid station. The runner must relinquish their race number to the aid station captain and state their decision to withdraw.
  • Absolutely no littering.  Please respect the natural beauty of our trails and the rights of everyone to enjoy them.

RACE START & TIME LIMITS

  • 50M, 50K, and Marathon distances will start at 6:00am
  • 8M will start at 8:00am

13-hour time limit for all distances.  The course will close promptly at 7pm.

All times are local time (Pacific Daylight Time) on Saturday, April 21st, 2012

FEES

Online registration closes at midnight, Thursday, 4/19

50M  $70
50K    $50
Marathon    $50
8M     $35

If the race does not sell out, we will accept registrations at Packet Pickup Race Morning.  Entry fees increase $10 at Packet Pickup.

**You must register by Thursday, April 12th in order to be guaranteed a shirt and your requested size!

Register Now!

CAN I GET A VOLUNTEER?!

Volunteers are an essential element of any race, but especially for trail races.  And we have some of the best!  Interested in volunteering?  Let us know here.  In additional to a sweet volunteer tee (you know you want one!), we thank you with free entry into any ERT race this year.  And lots of hugs and kisses.

PACKET PICK-UP

Race Morning
Start/Finish Area
5:00-5:45am  (All distances)
7:00-7:45am  (8M)

RACE DAY

All participants will receive a technical shirt, a finisher award (upon completion of the registered event), and goodie bag.  Awards will be presented for the top men’s and women’s finishers in each race.

Each participant will receive a raffle ticket for entry to win one of the raffle prizes provided by Elemental Running and Training and its generous sponsors and partners.   Additional tickets will be available for purchase for $2 each or three for $5.

Winners must be present to receive all finisher awards and raffle prizes.  No awards or prizes will be mailed.

FINISH FESTIVAL

All spectators, crew, friends, and family are welcome to relax at the start/finish area and enjoy the atmosphere while cheering on their runners.  Plenty of food and beverages will be available, as well as a post-race barbeque.  Additional meal tickets are available for purchase for $7.

Donations will be accepted on behalf of the designated charitable beneficiary.

The festival area may include booths and displays by ERT partners, with product samples, demonstrations, and items for sale, so don’t forget to bring some cash.

Sponsorship opportunities are still available, so contact ERT today if you or your organization wishes to be represented at the festival.

TRAINING PROGRAMS

Train with Coach Jimmy and be ready for race day! Learn about coaching opportunities with Coach Jimmy.

RESULTS

Coming April 23rd!

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