Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Race Schedule 2014

Monday - Jan 13, 2014
Registrations must be in the mail (postmarked).


Thursday - Jan 16, 2014 (registration closes)
Online registration closes at 11:59 PM


Saturday - Jan 18, 2014 (Travel and Check-in Day)
9:00 am - 10:00 pm Sundown Mountain Open (downhill sking and snowboarding)
8:00 am - 4:00 pm Trail Inspection and Private Trail Pre-ride (Final Course Marking & Determination)
9:00 am - 4:30 pm Bald Eagle Watch
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Racer Check-in, Packet pickup, Race Number, Route maps, available, etc.
06:00 pm - 10:00 pm Free Winter Racing Seminar (Symposium at Best Western Plus) Food, Drinks & Gear Swap (bikes, skis, clothing, gear, etc.)


Sunday - Jan 19, 2014 (Race Day)
7:30 am Race Headquarters Opens (3100 Dodge Street, Dubuque, IA 52003)
7:30 am - 9:00 am Check-in (prior approval requested)
9:00 am Cutoff for finish line drop bags
9:00 am - 8:00 pm Sundown Mountain Open (downhill sking and snowboarding)

9:05 am SHARP Prerace meeting (runners and skiers) - Symposium Room
9:20 am SHARP Bus LEAVES for Dyersville (Ultra & marathon runners and skiers only)
9:30 am SHARP Buss LEAVES for Fishpond Road Trailhead (Half Marathon runners and skiers only)
9:35 am Prerace meeting (Bikers) - Symposium Room
9:55 am Race Staging

10:00 am Start & Poker Tour Start
11:15 am Half Marathon Finish Line staffed in Durango (Durango Depot - aka the Handle Bar)
12:30 pm Finisher Return Shuttle (first run)
1:00 pm Marathon Finish Line staffed at Eichman's Bar and Restaurant (BP Station Hwy 52)
2:30 pm Finishers Return Shuttle (second run)
3:00 pm Ultramarathon Finish Line staffed at the Dubuque Driving Range (North of Dubuque on Hwy 52)

3:00 pm Biker Finish Line and Race Headquarters open
4:00 pm Free Massages at Race Headquarters begin
4:30 pm Finishers Return Shuttle (third run) - Additional shuttles are coordinated on an as needed basis.
6:00 pm Food and Drink service starts at Race Head Quarters
9:30 pm Awards Ceremony Starts
10:00 pm Recommended cutoff for all racers
11:00 pm Race Headquarters Closed


Monday (MLK Jr. Day) - Jan 20, 2014 - (Travel Day)
10:00 am - 9:00 pm Sundown Mountain Open (downhill sking and snowboarding)
10:00 am - 3:00 pm Trail Cleanup Ride (Free Food & Drinks)

Grace and John are at it again...