Looking for a race that starts downtown, finishes at a local brewery, and is still 95% single-track???
The Runner's Flat 50K pulls it all together for you!
The 50K and 25K courses quickly hit the dirt for 15.5 mile loops on beautiful, fast singletrack along the Cedar River bottom.
Three aid stations per lap staffed by the best volunteers in the Midwest will keep you fueled and hydrated.
The 10K will hit the first and last sections of single-track through Huggy Bear and Wonderland trails and get you back to the start in time for the Kids Races at 10 a.m.
Oct 12 | 12:00 - 7:00pm -- Packet pick-up and Late Registration at The Runner's Flat (race HQ)
Oct 13 | 6:00 - 6:45am -- Packet pick-up and Day-Of Registration at The Runner's Flat (race HQ)
Oct 13 | 7:00am -- 50 kilometer race start
*50K Cut Off for 1/2 Way--3.5 hours.
Oct 13 | 8:00am -- 25 kilometer race start
Oct 13 | 9:00am -- 10 kilometer race start
Oct 13 |10:00am-- Free Kids Adventure Run start (1/2 to 3/4 mile total distance.)
Post-Race Party (New Location!)
Join us for a fun-filled afternoon at Single Speed in Waterloo. Bring your newly earned race day pint glass with and your first fill is on us along with lunch. We understand if your first pour is a Single Speed Victory Dance. You earned it!
Event is held rain or shine. Event will be delayed due to severe weather / lightning.
All event staging will take place at The Runner's Flat, 120 Main St., in downtown Cedar Falls. There is packet pick up the day before as well as the morning of. The Start/Finish area as well as the drop-bag tables for 50K participants is literally 20 yards from the back door of TRF.
All Post-Race festivities will be in the Start/Finish area street side of The Runner's Flat and Single Speed Brewing.
$500 to the Overall Winner of both the Male and Female in the 50K
Top finisher in each age group for all three races.
All Participants of the Kids Race
Raffles and Drawings (must be present to win.)
Race Hotel is The Blackhawk Hotel, 115 Main St., Cedar Falls, IA
When you call to make reservations, please tell the attendant that you're coming into town for the Endurance Festival, and you'll receive event rate.
Single Speed Brewing, Montage and The Brown Bottle restaurants are sponsors for our weekend and will be offering special pricing on specific dinner options. Just let them know that you're part of the 50K race weekend.