XTERRA Beaver Creek Trail Runs – 5/10/20km
BEAVER CREEK RESORT, AVON, CO | JULY 19, 2015
8:00 am – 20K | 8:15am 10K | 8:20am 5K
Trail runs in Colorado can be a breathtaking experience in more ways than one, and the XTERRA Beaver Creek Trail Run is no exception. The course offers scenic views while taking runners along 2,400 feet of climbing in the thin Colorado air. It will also count as part of the XTERRA Colorado Trail Run Series, so 20km runners can earn valuable points toward a series championship.
There will be a 20km, 10K and 5K courses for the whole family to enjoy.
Event t-shirts are guaranteed for all athletes registering by June 30. Walk-ups and registrations after July 1 are not guaranteed a t-shirt. You must be present to receive awards.
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Note: 20km will be two laps of the 10km course.
This year’s XTERRA Beaver Creek Trail Run will hit the trails for 5K, 10K and 20K runs through aspen glades, along skyways and singletrack, returning to the base of Beaver Creek Village for the post-race party! There is an elevation gain of approximately 700 feet for the 5K, and 1,300 feet for the 10K. It will follow the same trails as the XTERRA Mountain Championship off-road triathlon.
Thursday, July 16 – Avon:
5:30-7:30pm Nottingham Lake open for community swim ($5)
Friday, July 17 – Beaver Creek Village:
2-8pm Late Registration and Packet Pickup
2-8pm Expo Open
5-6pm XTERRA University and Triathlon Race Briefing, presented by Paul Mitchell with XTERRA Pros Josiah Middaugh and Flora Duffy, and race director Chris Appleton.
Saturday, July 18:
6-7:30am Late Packet Pickup (Sorry, no day of race registration)
6:30-8am Transition Area Set-up (setup T2 first at Beaver Creek. Then bike to T1 or drive
to T1 parking and setup).
6:30-8am Body Marking at Nottingham Lake, Avon
7:30am T2 Closed for Sprint Athletes
8:00am T2 Closed for Championship Athletes
8:00am XTERRA Sprint Pre-race Briefing
8:05 am XTERRA Sprint Swim Warm-up
8:15 am XTERRA Sprint Race Start at Nottingham Lake
8:40am XTERRA Mountain Championship Pre-race Briefing
8:50am XTERRA Mountain Championship Swim Warm-up
9:00 am XTERRA Mountain Championship Race Start (waves TBD) at Nottingham Lake
9:30-2pm XTERRA Expo Open at Beaver Creek Resort
9:30-2pm XTERRA Trail Run Registration/Packet Pickup Open
9:45am First place Sprint Finisher Expected
10am-2pm Paul Mitchell Cut-a-thon, benefit for the Challenged Athlete Foundation
11:15am First XTERRA Championship Finisher Expected
11:30am Post Race Barbeque and Party
12:30pm XTERRA Kids Sprint – free (enter at XTERRA Registration)
1:00pm T2 Cut-off.
1:00pm XTERRA Mountain Championship/Sprint Award Presentation
Sunday, July 19 – Beaver Creek Village
7:00-8:00am XTERRA Beaver Creek Trail Run Late Registration/Packet Pickup
8:00am-12pm XTERRA Expo Open
8:00 am XTERRA 20K Trail Run Start
8:15am XTERRA 10K Trail Run Start
8:20am XTERRA 5K Trail Run Start
8am-12pm Paul Mitchell Cut-a-thon, benefit for the Challenged Athlete Foundation
9:30am XTERRA 5K Trail Run Awards Ceremony
10:00am XTERRA 10K Trail Run Awards Ceremony
10:30am XTERRA Kids Sprint – free (enter at XTERRA Registration)
11:00am XTERRA 20K Trail Run Awards Ceremony
Awards will be given to the top three in each age-group division. You must be present to receive your awards. Awards will not be mailed after the event.
East-West Resorts Beaver Creek
1, 2 or 3 bedroom condominiums offering 20% off two nights or more to XTERRA participants and guests. Includes Highlands Lodge, Highlands Westview, Ridgepoint Townhomes and The Ascent.
Information and rates: http://www.eastwestbeavercreek.com/Xterra-Beavercreek
Reservations: Rates good for reservations by PHONE only. Call: 855.424.5013
Note: Falcon Point only has 1-bedroom homes available.
RENTAL CAR DISCOUNTS FOR XTERRA ATHLETES
Join us for an exciting morning of XTERRA racing at XTERRA Beaver Creek. We are looking for people who have a few hours to spare to help with the event. Volunteer Check-In will be at the XTERRA Expo. All volunteers will receive an XTERRA crew support t-shirt, drinks, and lunch.
If interested please email or call the XTERRA Volunteer Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org or 808-521-4322. Hope to see you there!
Rick Kent and his team of photographers from Enduro Photo are the official athlete photographer of the 2014 XTERRA America Tour. Athlete photos will be available shortly after the race.
You can request to be notified when your photos will be ready at www.myxterraphotos.com.