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The Last Race of the Winter Trail Series!

by Ascent Runs on 03/05/14

Our 5th and final Winter Trail Series race of 2014 is quickly approaching:

C-Hill, Run Hill, Ice

Saturday, MARCH 8th, 2014
Start Time: 9am
Start Location: Long Ranch Park (Corner of Longview Way and Bristol Place)

  • 5k and 10k distances. Signed up for all 5 races already? Great! Just show up;-)
  • Have you run a 2014 Winter Trail Series race? This race is just $20 at Ultra Signup.
  • Will this be your first 2014 Winter Trail Series race? It's just $40 and includes a sweet Patagonia tech shirt.
  • Student Discounts apply.
  • $5 Procrastination Fee on Event Day, so sign up today!
Register at Ultra Signup

SAVE THE DATES for the Winter Trail Series

by Ascent Runs on 09/05/13

Mark Your Calendars:

Cold Turkey Run - Nov. 23
Running with Rudolph - Dec. 14
Centennial Slug It Out - Jan. 11
Love Can Be Cold - Feb. 8
C-Hill, Run Hill, Ice - Mar. 8

All runs in the series are held on Saturdays and have a 9am start.
Ascent Runs' Winter Trail Series will soon begin registration online. Until then, mark your calendars!

Packet Pick-up and Mandatory Pre-Race Briefing TONIGHT!

by Ascent Runs on 08/09/13

12:00 - 6:00 PM at GENOA PARK

6:00 - 7:00 PM at GENOA PARK

(Genoa Park is located on Nixon St. in downtown Genoa, Nevada)

Missed the online Registration? Come on down BEFORE 6:00 PM and we'll get you set up.

Last Minute Sign Up?

by Ascent Runs on 08/08/13

Our Ultra Sign Up registration has closed. The Sign Up link at the top of our website has been replaced with a link to request registration via email. Send us your address. We'll send you a special invitation to register on Ultra Sign Up by end of day Thursday (it might be late).  Friday's mandatory race meeting is for packet pick-up, not registration. We will have few forms on hand for a few lucky runners.

Don't take a chance! Request an invite today and be prepared!

The MAD Countdown!

by Ascent Runs on 08/07/13

With just two more days before the Genoa Peak MAD-A-THON, we are eagerly putting the final touches on a truly MAD event, which promises a challenging course, stunning views and a satisfying finish!

The trail is ready, the support crew is ready, the timing system is ready...speaking of timing: Check out the new links at the top of our website, where you can see *almost* LIVE UPDATES on the MAD runners. We've also posted links to our results as well, which will update as the Only Half and Completely MAD runners cross the finish line. No data yet, but come race day...

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Winter Trail Series

August 9th, 2014
The Genoa Peak
Registration opens soon. 
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