Welcome to the Grasslands Trail Runs
Saturday, March 23, 2013
LBJ National Grasslands
Near Decatur, TX
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*Early start for the 50 mile will begin at 6AM sharp. Early starters are not eligible for any overall or masters awards. Early starters must have a headlamp or flashlight. Check-in will occur when you cross the starting mat. If you would like to take advantage of the early start please contact us at email@example.com. You will be placed in a unique category prior to race day for timing purposes.
Location The race will be held at LBJ National Grasslands near Decatur, TX. Click here for a map and detailed directions.
Course/Aid station info
The trail is a cloverleaf configuration with the start/finish located in the center.
Please see the Course Info/Maps area for more detailed race routes.
Packet pick-up will be available Friday March 22nd
Location: Ramada - Decatur 1507 Hwy 287 South | Decatur, TX 76234-2443 | (940) 627-6262 from 3 - 7 pm
Also race morning at the race site from 5:30 AM until each event begins.
Registration Registration opens to the public on November 10, 2012. Click here for details.
Volunteer If you are interested in volunteering, we could use your help! Whether you're available for the whole day, just a couple of hours, or anywhere in between, your help will be appreciated. Contact us via email to let us know your availability.
Timing Timing for the 2013 Grasslands Trail Runs will be provided by Event Data Solutions.
Time Limit 50-milers must complete the third loop by 5:00pm to begin the final loop.
Pacers Pacers will be allowed for the 50 mile event only and on the final loop only. No exceptions.
Drop Bags Drop bags will be located at the start finish area only. With the loop design of the course, this provides ample access to meet any 50 mile participants needs. Drop bags should be MARKED CLEARLY with participants BIB NUMBER and NAME. Drop bags can be left in the drop bag area race morning beginning at 5:30AM.
Race Briefing The race briefing will be held at 6:30AM race morning. A shortened race briefing will be held just prior to the 50 mile early start at 5:45AM.
Post-Race Post race meal will be provided by Matador Meat & Wine. They will offer freshly smoked brisket, chicken, with potato salad and beans.
Race Photos Movin' Pictures will be providing race photography for the 2013 Grasslands Trail Runs. Look here for your photos after the race.
Questions? Contact the Race Director: Paul Smith