Hinson Lake 24 Hour Ultra Classic
Saturday Sept 26th, 2015-Sunday Sept 27th, 2015
Hinson Lake, Rockingham, North Carolina
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event will be electronically timed. All participants will be issued a
bib/chip which must be worn at all times to guarantee that all completed
laps and splits are recorded. This is the first time for electronic timing
at this event and every effort will be made to prevent runners from having
laps recorded in error. There will be a chute for runners only and if you
will be taking a break, you will be asked to steer clear of the lap counting
area. More to follow.
The course is the 1.5032 mile inner loop that circles the lake. It is a
certified course with certification code NC14103DF. The
surface is a soft clay maintained trail through the woods. You will run over
16 small wooden foot bridges including an 300 foot bridge that crosses over
the lake. The trail will be marked on race day and will use chem-lights at
In an effort to prevent overcrowding on the trail, all pacers
must be registered entrants.
In order to allow access to emergency vehicles, parking along
the entrance road will be restricted to East side only (on your left as you
enter the facility). The main parking area at the lodge has limited parking
space and is first come/first serve. With that said, if you are not
planning to stay on the trail for the entire 24 hours, I ask that you park
either in the South parking lot which has access from Crow Run, on both
sides of Crow Run or at the Moose Lodge located on Crow Run. There is also
camping spaces at the Moose Lodge which is free but donations will be
The event starts at the foot bridge of the dam in the main
parking lot. Start time is 8:00 AM.
There is a no refund policy. All entries are
non-transferrable. We have a wait list for those who desire an opportunity
to participate in this years event. Please contact me if you would like to
have your name added to the list.
We will also be taking food donations for the Richmond
County Animal Advocates. Please bring dog and cat foods plus any
animal supplies the shelter may need for animals in need.