October 18, 2014 HAUNTED HALLOWEEN OBSTACLE RUN
Haunted Halloween Obstacle Run at Shale Hill Adventure Farm in Benson, VT – 5K OR 10K with over 50 obstacles and challenges to get your SPOOK ON as you dash through the woods evading the GREAT PUMPKIN! Or, perhaps the headless horseman….oooooooo…..BOO! Capes not permitted on course, but feel free to wear them for picture opportunities before or after the race. 2 Heats: 5:00pm and 5:15pm only. Chase down the ghosts, pick up candy along the way and have a great time! Headlamps suggested as it gets close to dark!
Join us for an after-party bonfire and Pot-Luck supper. Please contact Jill or Rob at firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know what you can bring (plan on making enough for 20 people). Spectators have a small fee to cover liability and can join in as long as they bring a dish to pass! Please register for after-party (participants & spectators). BYOB by the campfire! And make sure you bring a change of “costume” and shoes for apres-race! Finisher medals and T-shirts for all participants! Great local prizes for Men’s, Women’s and Master’s (50+)! And a prize for BEST COSTUME!
4 WATER STATIONS ON COURSE & WATER, BANANAS & THOMAS DAIRY’S FAMOUS CHOCOLATE MILK FOR ALL PARTICIPANTS (LIMIT 1 PER PERSON.) INSURANCE & AFTER-PARTY INCLUDED IN REGISTRATION FEE. PARKING IS FREE! SPECTATORS (ADULTS & YOUTH) ARE $10.00 ** PAY AT THE DOOR **
THE 3rd ANNUAL 8 HOUR BENSON POLAR BEAR OBSTACLE CHALLENGE – SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2015
The 3rd Annual 8 Hour Polar Bear Obstacle Challenge is coming up FAST on Saturday, February 7, 2015. Use the codes for additional discounting: ORTC10FROSH (10% off) or MIL15FORSH (15% off Military w/ valid ID presented at registration only.) Last year we had a great race with over 100 participants braving the morning chill, ice, and snow covered obstacles. Deanna Blegg, professional OCR and Adventure Racer from Australia was our guest and gave a wonderful talk the night before about her life and achievements while overcoming adversity living with HIV. Truly a remarkable and talented athlete to be reckoned with!
And, for the second year in a row, ICEBUG USA, Swedish designed traction footwear, is our title sponsor bringing the heat to our PARTY TENT! Sign up EARLY to get the best rates. Variable pricing structure implemented!
So is a 10K+ and OVER 65 obstacles and challenges, trail running, hills, mud, ice, and snow right up your alley?! Do you think you are up for the ULTIMATE challenge in the middle of winter?? All the bragging rights go to the person who can COMPLETE the most LAPS on this incredible obstacle course in 8 hours! Only the tough and hardy will beat the odds in our never ending loop of physical and mental challenges!
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