note that the initial entry fees are the same as 2015. The fees will increase
on 9/1/15, so please make a note of it.
Cap – The limit for the 2016 Indiana Trail 100 will be 400 runners. It is at
the race committee’s discretion to determine the limits for 100 mile and 50
mile entries, respectively. We will provide advanced notice if we decide to
close down one of the fields due to the maximum limit.
is your responsibility to register before we reach our cap. This past year, we
were contacted by approximately 200 people that requested to enter the race
after we had already filled up.
Waiting List – As soon as the 2016 Indiana Trail 100 reaches its limit of 400
runners we will implement a waiting list. The runners will be placed on the
waiting list in the order they sign up; the first on the waiting list will be
the first to take the place of someone that drops out.
No Deferrals/No Refunds/No Transfers – There will be no deferrals, no refunds,
and no transfers for any reason, including injury. However, we will allow
runners to switch from the 50 miler to 100 miler, and vice versa, after you
have signed up. More details to follow.
Western States – Please note that the Indiana Trail 100 is a Western States
Midwest Super Slam – Please note that the 2016 Indiana Trail 100 is part of the
2016 Midwest Super Slam.
Buckles – In 2016, we will again provide sub 24 hour buckles along with
traditional buckles for runners that finish over 24 hours but less than 30
hours. The 50 mile finishers will receive a medal.
Training Runs – The Sunday morning training runs will return on 9/6. We start at the Sand Lake beach parking lot at 9:00am. The group usually runs at least one loop (16.67 miles) but some runners will go further than that distance and some less.
10)The fall training runs are very popular and are a good way for people that are considering running the Indiana Trail 100 to check out the course and discuss with several local Ultra Runners. We typically see runners from all over the Midwest during these runs.