1) 2016 Race Dates – The 2016 Indiana Trail 100 will be held
at Chain O’Lakes State Park on April 30 – May 1. Please save these dates to be
a part of our event. For those new to
the Indiana Trail 100, we feature a 100 mile and 50 mile run. We do not offer any distances shorter than 50
2) 2016 Race Registration – Registration for the 2015
Indiana Trail 100 has already begun. The registration will be provided through RunSignUp:
Please 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.
3) 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.
It 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
4) 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.
5) 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.
6) Western States – Please note that the Indiana Trail 100
is a Western States qualifying race.
7) Midwest Super Slam – Please note that the 2016 Indiana
Trail 100 is part of the 2016 Midwest Super Slam.
8) 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.
9) Training Runs – While the Thursday night training runs
will still take place throughout the summer, we’re going to take a break from
the Saturday morning training runs. We
will advise once the Sunday morning training runs start again in the fall.
10) July weekend training run – The Indiana Trail 100 will host
a group event run(s) on 7/17 – 7/18.
This will consist of the following dates and distances:
7/17 - One loop run (16.67 miles) on Friday night
7/18 - Two loop run (33.3 miles) on Saturday morning
7/18 - One loop run (16.67 miles) on Saturday night
If you’re in the
middle of training for a 100 mile run, this will be a good opportunity to run
with several other IT 100 runners and get in up to 66.67 miles in a 27 hour
time period. We’ll post an event link
shortly. Please click Join if you plan
Please note that the Indiana Trail Running (ITR) group out
of Indianapolis has declared our weekend training run part of their monthly
trail tour series. They always bring a
big group to our event and together we have a lot of fun.
11) Trail Maintenance Day – The next trail maintenance day
is 7/3. Please let us know if you’re
interested in helping us maintain the trails that day. We’ll post an event link
for this shortly. Please click Join if
you plan on attending.
Please contact Jerry
Diehl at firstname.lastname@example.org
for more details.