The Arkansas Ultra Runner’s Association (AURA) and
The Northwest Arkansas Speed Association proudly presents:
Styx n' Stones
30 Kilometer Trail Run
(15K Option Also Available)
Devil's Den State Park
March 19, 2016
Exercise Your Demons
Please REGISTER below (registration closes on Friday March 18 at 2:00 pm)
Time/Location: 8:00AM. Day Use Pavilion.
Distance: Approximately 30K (18.6 miles). The short option is 15K (9.3 Miles).
Aid: There will be minimal aid. This may include water, sports drink and light food. However, you are encouraged to carry your own provisions. Water bottle highly recommended.
FEE: No fees. No frills. No wimps. No whining. Donations to help cover costs are appreciated. There will be a donation can at the sign-in table.
Ultra Trail Series: This race is part of the UTS. More information on the UTS
Timing: Please keep your own time and sign in at the finish. Results will be posted on www.runArkansas.com
Difficulty: This is a long race on difficult, technical trail.
Gaiters recommended: expect any combination of sticks, stones, boulders, mud, scree, grit, trail debris, rocks, sand, slippery rocks, roots, loose rocks…
Much of the trail is very technical. Don't plan to run a personal best here. Enjoy the great outdoors and exercise your demons.
Major climb the first two plus miles. Gnarly climb at ~13 miles.
Six hour time limit. Runners passing the 9-mile checkpoint after 10:50 AM will be required to stop at 15k. Assume the 30k will take nearly as long as a road marathon.
From the north, I-540 to the West Fork exit, right on Highway 170.
From the south, I-540 to the Winslow exit, Left on Highway 74.
Race Information: Mark DenHerder
Devil’s Den State Park trails http://www.arkansasstateparks.com/things-to-do/trails/search.aspx?parkid=4