Laurel Hill Adventure Race
July 16th 2016 @ 8:30am
Location is at -
Laurel Hill State Park
1454 Laurel Hill Park Road
Somerset, PA 15501-5629
Adventure Race is 1 hour from Pittsburgh
The race will have 3 races in 2016. There will be a Sport class & Unlimitted Class. The Sport class will be under 16ft. and the Unlimitted Class will be open to any size kayak. There is also a SUP class. All 3 races start at the same time. The Adventure Race is a form of a Triathon but replacing the swim with a kayak or SUP race.
The Unlimitted Class (any kayak length)will be a 2 Mile Kayak, 12 Mile Moutain Bike, 5K Run.
The Sport Class (under 16ft kayak) will be a 2 Mile Kayak, 8 Mile Mountain Bike, 5K Run.
The SUP class will be a 2 Mile Kayak, 8 Mile Mountain Bike, 5K Run.
More info by goig to http://www.performance-kayak.com/laurel_hill_adventure_race
The Laurel Hill Adventure Race is a fund raiser that benefits The Friends of Laurel Hill State Park Complex. The Adventure Race is a form of a Triathon but replacing the swim with a kayak race.
This race is in memory of Janice Boyko. Janice was a strong and supportive member of the Friends of Laurel Hill. She had always envisioned an adventure type race in the park and we are trying to make that vision a reality.
The Friends of Laurel Hill State Park Complex, (Laurel Hill-Kooser-Laurel Ridge State Parks), is a non-profit volunteer organization composed of members who share a love for the parks and are motivated to share their time and talent. Our mission is to contribute to the park by helping maintain trails and facilities, assisting with special projects by raising funds to improve the park's recreation, environmental education, and interpretive programs.
Day of race packet pickup 6:30am at the transition area near the lake beach.
Race starts at 8:30am
Post race party and awards following the last participant in.
This year we will give awy a Stellar S18 Touring Kayak $3050 value donated by Performance Kayak and Stellar Kayaks. Each participant will get one entry for the drawing. Must be present to win.
We are proud to be part of the ARPCA race series
Thank You to everyone that attended the 2014 & 2015 Laurel Hill Adventure Race
We had perfecet weather with a fantastic crowd. See you in 2016
Individuals $45 after March 15th $50 June 30th $60
Teams $35 per person after March 15th $40 - June 30th $50
Juniors 18 & under $30 March 15th $35 - June 30th $40
Race Shirts are guarenteed for pre registererd participants before July 1st.
We will have more info posted as it becomes available. Join us on facebook.