General Race Info:
2017 Race Date:
Race Packet/Goodie Bag Pickup
What you get:
Saturday Aug 5, 2017 (always the 1st Saturday in August)
8:30 AM for both race categories, with "competitive class" queued at the front.
$30 - April 1 to May 31
$40 - June 1 to August 3rd Noon MST
$50 - In person only on Friday August 4th 4-6pm during packet pickup in Teton Village, if space permits (There WILL NOT be morning race day registration).
Online Registration opens April 1st, 9am MST at Athlete360.com, and closes Thursday August 3rd at Noon MST!! If space permits, you may register in-person on Friday August 4th from 4-6pm during packet pickup in Teton Village. There WILL NOT be registration on morning of race. The race will cap at 250 total entrants.
**Update Thursday August 3rd Noon: Online registration is now CLOSED. Your last chance opportunity to register is Friday August 4th 4-6pm in the Teton Village Commons area during packet pickup (West side of Teton Village Sports). You must do so in person (to sign the liability form). There will not be signup on race morning.
Two Categories: 1) Competitive Class (with age groups), 2) Non-Competitive Class
Both classes will start at the same time (8:30am); same course. Those wishing to hike may still enter the non-competitive class.
Participants may pick up race packet/goodie bag/T-shirt starting on Friday August 4th from 4-6pm near the Teton Village Commons area, or on Saturday August 5th from 7am-8am in the Teton Village Commons area (click here for Base Area Map). T-shirt size requests are only guaranteed for the first 200 at packet pickup, on a first-come first-served basis. We'll do our best to accommodate all size requests. Friday pickup provides best chances! No Raceday Registration!
The route is the same for both categories. Almost entirely singletrack up the Wildflower and Cirque Trails! Starts just outside the Teton Village Commons (near base of Aerial Tram) and ends atop the Aerial Tram. Distance is approximately 6.1 miles and gains over 4150' vertical (click here for Course Maps).
There will be cash prizes for overall male and female winners (3 deep), and cash prizes for age-group winners (10 year increments). Must be entered in the "competitive class" to be eligible for cash prizes. Payouts are as follows:
$1000 - 1st overall male/female
$600 - 2nd overall male/female
$300 - 3rd overall male/female
$50 - Age-group winners (under 20, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+)
$500 - Bonus cash for first person to break 1 hour to the top!!
The Award Ceremony will take place at 12 Noon outside on the Village Commons (click here for Awards Map). Raffle will follow. Also, as this race is the last leg of the Run to the Summit Series (Grand Targhee’s Wrun for Wray Hillclimb, Snowking Hillclimb, Rendezvous Mountain Hillclimb), there will be awards for the top overall series winners.
Thanks to our generous sponsors and donors, we have tons of raffle prizes! Make sure you stick around. Must be present to win. Also, donate an old pair of running shoes and receive a 2nd raffle ticket! Or purchase additional tickets for $5 each.
Besides a great workout and spectacular views, you’ll get: possible CASH prize payouts from the $5000 purse, a custom T-shirt (first 200 at packet pickup only guaranteed), a custom finisher medal, entry into the awesome post-race raffle, 3 aid stations (Casper Restaurant area, Bridger Restaurant area, top of Tram), a free tram ride down, dry change of clothes transported to the top of tram (if you'd like it), an opportunity to gain points in TCP&R's "Run to the Summit Series", and a post-race party in the Village Commons with 1 free beer (must be 21; while the beer lasts)!!
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