The Longest Night

The Longest Night
Saturday, Dec 16, 2023 at 6:00pm
Lakewood Nature Preserve
220 Lakewood Dr

The Preserve at Lakewood is a 120-acre parcel of land which features forest land, rolling grass trails, parking for 150, and of course, The Sustainability Education Center. The land is home to countless plant and animal species. Upon visiting, you can see red cedar and maple, hickory and flowering dogwood trees, white-tailed deer, eastern cottontail, woodchucks, box turtles, various types of mockingbirds, woodpeckers, blue jays and more. 

This style of race is a bit different than most! You have a set number of laps to complete your race distance but you also have a set period of time you must complete each of those laps. Each lap you will be given 25 minutes to complete the 1.5 mile cross country style course at the preserve (wide grass paths). If you finish the loop in 10 minutes than you have 15 minutes to hang out by the fire! The race stage is set on an old farm that with a large barn in an open field for parking and camping. If it gets too cold or rainy feel free to bring your gear and hang out inside the barn with the rest of the crew who will be doing laps with you, ringing the bell, and watching the moon set and the sun rise as we bring in all of our amazing finishers!

Event Schedule:

50miles (34 Laps) - Saturday at 6:00pm

50k (21 Laps) - Saturday at 11:25pm

Marathon (18 Laps) - Sunday @ 12:40am

Half Marathon (9 Laps) - Sunday @ 4:25am

10k (4 Laps) - Sunday @ 6:30am

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