The first annual S'more Adventure Race will be held on September 30th, 2017 at Camp Shady Brook, near Deckers, CO! Each team of 4 will race in a variety of endurance disciplines, including orienteering/navigation, cross-country running/hiking, mountain biking, paddling and other challenges! Runners can look forward to a large vendor area with interactive booths and a food truck fest. Be prepared for an amazing day!
Teams: Each team will consist of four athletes. Team categories: male, female, and coed.
Limited Space: Space is limited to the first 50 teams so register now!
Awards: Awards will be given to the top three teams in each division.
Swag: Details coming soon.
Lodging: Come stay at Camp Shady Brook the night before for $50 per person. Includes dinner and breakfast.
Please add ALL FOUR team members to this transaction by clicking 'Add Another Participant' at the bottom of the registration page and selecting the "Team of 4" sub-event. The discount will be applied at check out to total $400 for the team!
Lodging includes one night stay, dinner and breakfast.
Please add ALL FOUR team members to this transaction by clicking 'Add Another Participant' at the bottom of the registration page and selecting the "Team of 4- Corporate Cup Division sub-event. The discount will be applied at check out to total $400 for the team!
The event organizers will add you to a team before race day
Supplied Gear: Canoes, paddles, PFDs, race maps, race passport, and rules of travel. First aid kits will be available at the check in points as well as the first aid tent in the vendor village.
Mandatory Gear: Bring other equipment as appropriate to get through the event. During the race each racer must have the following equipment:
While biking each racer additionally must have:
On sections of the course there will be points where you can drop your bike outside of a transition area. You may want to bring a lock to secure your bike in these situations. A bike lock is not mandatory.
S'more Adventure Packet Pickup and Race Day Info!
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Packet Pickup and On Site Registration Options:
Details coming soon.
On Site Registration:
We will have on site registration, September 30th at Camp Shady Brook beginning at 6:30am.
Race Day Info:
Start Times: 8:00am with waves following every 10 minutes.
Where: Camp Shady Brook
Parking: Parking attendants will be onsite to guide you. Please carpool.
* Teams must stick together and everyone completes all checkpoints.
Awards: Presented immediately following the race to the top teams in each division.
From Colorado Springs:
(Approximately 70 minutes) Take highway 24 west to Woodland Park, at Woodland Park, take a right on Highway 67 North towards Deckers. Stay on Highway 67 for approximately 23 miles, at Deckers, take a hard left onto Y Camp Road (dirt road). The road dead-ends at the camp parking lot.
(Approximately 90 minutes) Take Highway 285 West to Route 126 at Pine Junction, Turn south (left) onto Highway 126/S. Pine Valley Road towards Deckers. Stay on Highway 126 for approximately 25 miles, in Deckers, take a hard right onto Y Camp Road (dirt road). The road dead-ends at the camp parking lot.
The S'more Adventure Race is a sanctioned United States Adventure Racing Association (USARA) event. Your registration includes a one day membership to USARA and an additional USARA waiver will need to be signed at packet pickup or on race day.
USARA Racer Benefits:
September 30 6:30 AM MDT - Packet Pickup and Onsite Registration
September 30 8:00 AM MDT - S'more Adventure Race Starts
September 30 12:30 PM MDT - S'more Celebration Begins