Shadow Of The Giants 

50k/25k Trail Runs

 
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"It's Magic!"  

 

 


2007 Shadow of the Giants 50k Woman's Champion Michelle Barton

Other fun Feet First Promotions races on the Calendar:

Saturday, January 26th, 2008- WTRS 12k Trail Race

Saturday, February 9th, 2008- WTRS 15k Trail Race

Saturday, February 23rd, 2008- WTRS 18k Trail Race

Saturday, March 8th, 2008- WTRS 21k Trail Race

Saturday, April 12th, 2008- Old Goats 50 Miler & 50k

Late October , 2008- Saddleback Marathon (TBA)


 

 

 

 

2008 Race : Saturday, May 31st. 7am for 50k, 7:15am for 25k

The Location: Fish Camp, Ca. - On Hiway 41, two miles south of the southern entrance to Yosemite National Park. Click here for map to Fish Camp.

The Course: Scenic historic trails through the Sierra National Forest. The 50k run takes you past 3000 year old Giant Sequoias in the famous Nelder Grove. The brand new 25k run course takes you on many of the same trails as the gorgeous 50k course. Elevation is 5,000 - 6,500 ft. Time limit for 50k: 8 hours. Pets are not allowed on the trail, so please leave your doggies at home! For course map, click here.

Entry Fee: $65 before May 23rd, add $20 thereafter. $25 for 25k trail run. T-shirts for both races.

Aid Stations: 5 well stocked stations with all the goodies you'll need. Please carry water.

Awards: Overall winners and age groups. Don't forget our special raffle after the race!

Weather: Always Magic...Come prepared! Lows average 50 degrees in the AM, highs 75.

Gran Prix Series: The Shadow of the Giants 50k is part of the Southern California Ultra Runners Gran Prix Series. For info about the Gran Prix, click here.

General Info: All entrants will receive further race information including course map and local accommodations. Click on the links at the top of the page for a printable entry form, or info about lodging. For only $12.00 per person, you can request to stay at Green Meadows in one of the dormitory-style cabins. (BYO bedding, pay when you arrive.) The pre-race pasta meal is always very popular, please include $14.00 with your entry. Extra meal tickets are available for non-runners. The meal will be served at 5:30 P.M. at Green Meadows. Please reserve your meal tickets early. For more info, e-mail Race Director Baz Hawley at: bazhawley@sti.net . Phone/fax contact: (559)-683-7420 (after 4/20/08)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Portions of this event are under Special Use Permit with the USDA Forest Service whose policy prohibits discrimination based on national origin or handicap.