Additional Location Information
Start/Finish is at the Kil-So-Quah Campground at J. Edward Roush Lake south of Huntington IN. (See map here: http://tinyurl.com/273fhy3)
From the north on Interstate 69: The campground entrance is on US 224 4.5 west of the I-69 and US 224 interchange at Markle, Indiana.
From the south on Interstate 69: Go north from the I-69 and State Road 5 interchange at Warren, Indiana. Take State Road 5 approximately 11 miles north to its intersection with US 224. Turn RIGHT on US 224. The Kil-So-Quah entrance is approximately two miles ahead on your right.
From Huntington: Take combined State Road 5/US 224 south from US 24 on the near north side of Huntington. The combined route is also known as Jefferson Street. Take Jeffeson Street south through downtown Huntington. Cross the bridge over the Wabash River, continuing south on Jefferson Street. Take Jefferson Street (Combined SR 5/US 224) south of the city of Huntington (it will then curve to the east) until you reach a stoplight where US 224 and SR 5 split. CONTINUE STRAIGHT (now east) at the stoplight on US 224. The Kil-So-Quah Campground entrance is approximately 2.5 miles ahead on your right.
(The approximate address of the campground entrance for mapping purposes is 721 E. Markle Road, Huntington, Indiana. US 224 is known as Markle Road southeast of Huntington).
About This Event
One of North America's largest ultramarathons. Also includes a 3-person 50K Relay and a One-Loop (10.8 Mile) "Fun Run." There are discounted fees for 19 and under relay entrants. The Kekionga Trail is a gently rolling trail; easy enough to be a good first-time trail course; technical enough to give an advantage to seasoned trail runners. Measure yourself against time, distance...and weather! We're known for the great post-race foods - particularly our array of soups. Overall men's and women's winner of the 50K receive a large, engraved, granite trophy.
Custom finisher's medal to each participant completing The HUFF 50K individual race or a HUFF 50K Relay. HUFF logo gear for all 50K and 50K Relay participant.
HUFF race t-shirt included for every registrant in all divisions.
Waiver and Release
I have submitted my application for entry to participate in The HUFF 50K Trail Run. I know that running a road and/or trail race is a potentially hazardous activity. I should not enter unless I am medically able and properly trained. I understand that my final lap of the race must be started before 2 PM. I agree to abide by any decision of a race official relative to my ability to safely complete the run. I understand that if I do not abide by that decision the consequences may include, but are not limited to, barring me from entry in future HUFF 50K events. I assume all risks associated with participating in this event including, but not limited to: falls; contact with other participants; the effect of the weather, including precipitation and cold temperatures; traffic and the conditions of the road and trail, all such risks being known and appreciated by me. For my safety, I understand that bicycles, and radio headsets are not allowed in the race and I will abide by this guideline. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and in consideration of your accepting my entry, I, for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release the Kil-so-Quah Roadrunners, all sponsors, all volunteers, the Indiana Department of Natural Resources, the State of Indiana, the Board of Commissioners of Huntington County, Veep Races LLC, the Indiana Department of Transportation, Huntington County Disaster Team, St. Peter Evangelical Lutheran Church, USA Track & Field, the Huntington Family YMCA, Road Runner Clubs of America and Time to Run race timing, their representatives and successors, from all claims or liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation in this event though that liability may arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons named in this waiver. I understand that acceptance of my entry is at the sole determination of The HUFF 50K and Veep Races LLC. I understand the race management may contract for use of automatic phone dialing and recorded message equipment for the sole use in notifying registrants of changes in the event prior to race day; knowing this, I give my permission for the race management to call the telephone number I provide on my registration form with a recorded message for this purpose. I understand such use would be supplemental to notification by email and other means. I understand that if the race is cancelled due to extreme weather or any other reason there are no refunds I permit my photograph or likeness, to be used for any legitimate purpose.