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Fox Valley Winter Challenge Trail Series Races 2019
2019


 
      Experience the awesome off road experience this winter
Register for ONE, TWO or all THREE Events
 
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5K
January 19, 2019 

Hickory Knolls Nature Area, St.Charles, IL


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8K
February 16, 2019 

Oakhurst Forest Preserve, Aurora, IL

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10K 
March 16, 2019

Fabyan East Forest Preserve Geneva, IL

NEW LOCATION:

Hickory Knolls Nature Area

3795 Campton Hills Drive, St. Charles, IL 60175  

 


Online registration closes March 15 at 5:00 p.m. 

Race Day Registration is onsite from 8:45 - 9:45 a.m.


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Register for all three events at once, to receive a schwag package consisting of:

Embroidered Fleece Blanket with carry handle (while supplies last) or Med. Weight Fleece Pullover Hoodie. 

 (First 150 registrants)

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All races at 10:00 am 

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REGISTER FOR ALL THREE EVENTS FOR ONLY $75.00

(regularly $120) thru October 31.

(Discount applied at checkout)

Registration fees

Trail Race 2 ONLY - February 16 Closed

Registration closed
    1. Closed
      Jul 24 – Jul 31
    2. $35.00
      Aug 1 – Oct 31
    3. $40.00
    4. Closed
      Feb 15 – Mar 15

Choose 2 Races Closed

Registration closed
  • Register for 2 Races

    1. Closed
      Jul 24 – Jul 31
    2. $70.00
      Aug 1 – Oct 31
    3. $80.00
    4. Closed
      Feb 15 – Mar 15

Trail Race 3 ONLY - March 16 Closed

Registration closed
    1. Closed
      Jul 24 – Jul 31
    2. $35.00
      Aug 1 – Oct 31
    3. $40.00

Race Series Closed

Registration closed
  • Register for all 3 Races

    1. Closed
      Jul 24 – Jul 31
    2. $75.00
      Aug 1 – Oct 31
    3. $90.00
      Nov 1 – Nov 30
    4. $110.00
      Dec 1 – Jan 18
    5. Closed
      Jan 18 – Mar 15

Trail Race 1 ONLY - January 19 Closed

Registration closed
    1. $35.00
      Jul 24 – Oct 31
    2. $40.00
      Nov 1 – Jan 19
    3. Closed
      Jan 19 – Mar 15

Race 1

Date:  Saturday, January 19, 2019

Location: Hickory Knolls Natural Area, St. Charles 

COURSE MAP 

Race Day Registration begins at 8:45 a.m. 


Details: This race is back again at the 131 acre property with an extremely diverse landscape environment featuring restored woodlands, wetlands, prairie and savanna.  A technical challenge, double track with a highest elevation of 876 feet.  

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All races at 10:00 am

Race 2

Date: Saturday, February 16, 2019

Location: Oakhurst Forest Preserve, 1680 Fifth Ave. Aurora, 

Course Map    

SITE MAP

Details: Traverse thru twenty acre woodlands with some rolling hills of single and dual track trails. 

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All races at 10:00 am

Race 3

Date: Saturday, March 16, 2019  

Location: Fabyan East Forest Preserve, Geneva

Course Map  

 MAP 

Details:  Perfect ending for trail run series. Expect rocks, roots, water or maybe ice and very uneven ground.  Be prepared to hurdle and duck some small logs/branches.  Single and double track trails with some switchbacks. 

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All races at 10:00 am

Packet Pick Up/Race Day Registration

Series and Race #1 Participants


Friday, January 18  4 - 8 p.m.

Salomon Factory Outlet

Chicago Premium Outlets

1650 Premium Outlet Blvd #548

Aurora, IL  MAP


You can also get your packet on race day beginning at 8:45 a.m. at the course. 

Awards

This event has no overall or age group awards.  

Register for all three events at once, and receive a combo schwag consisting of a Embroidered Fleece Blanket with handle (while supplies last) or Mid Weight Hoodie

Gear Check

IT WILL BE COLD.  WEAR YOUR GEAR!

Post Race Chow

How about some water, hot soup, and carb snacks?

Event Schedule

  • January 19 8:45 AM CST - Packet Pick Up

  • January 19 10:00 AM CST - Race Start

  • February 16 8:45 AM CST - Packet Pick Up

  • February 16 10:00 AM CST - Race Start

  • March 16 8:45 AM CDT - Packet Pick Up

  • March 16 10:00 AM CDT - Race Start

Contact Information

Event Location

Fox Valley, Aurora, IL, United States

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