RI 6-Hour

Rhode Island's ONLY Ultra!

Rhode Island 6 Hour Ultramarathon & Relay

When: 11/9/14 – 8:00 AM
Where: Warwick City Park, Warwick, RI

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The Rhode Island 6 Hour Ultramarathon and Relay is currently Rhode Island’s only Ultra. This event is a 6 hour timed race, plain and simple the individual and team that completes the most miles within 6 Hours wins the event.

Course: The course for the Rhode Island 6 Hour Ultramarathon and Relay is a rolling 2.7 mile loop through scenic wooded sections of Warwick City Park in Warwick, RI. The course is certified by USATF certifier Ray Nelson and has certified Marathon, 50k, & 50 mile marks.  Note: There will not be official time at this points, they are there for your information only)

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Ultramarathon Information

Time limit 6 hours. Runners complete as many loops as they can within the 6 hour limit.   Most miles accumulated wins! (There will not be partial loops this year, only COMPLETE LOOPS will score.)

Registration: ONLINE REGISTRATION IS OPEN!!

$50 thru 9/30/14 – $65 thru 11/6/14 There is NO Day of Registration   Race will be capped at 100 Runners

Packet Pickup: Starting at 7:00 AM on race day

Shirts: Short Sleeve Technical Shirts, NEW this year, gender specific sizing (shirts will only be guaranteed to those signed up by 10/1/14)

Ultra Aid Station: Fully stocked with drinks and food

Awards: 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Male & Female Overall

“Finisher Award”:  Pint Glasses to anyone that finishes more than the marathon distance (10 Loops)

Course Record Bonus: $75 (Male/Female)

Male Record: Ben Nephew – 51.323 miles in 5:58:41 (2009)

Female Record: Michelle Gosselin – 45.917 miles in 5:55:06 (2011)

Relay Information

If you’re not up to running the ultra-distance alone, you can gather up your friends, family, co-workers or teammates and form a team to compete against other teams in a relay race. The team with the most accumulated miles wins.

Relay runners complete as many loops as they can within the 6 hour limit. A team can have between 2 and 6 runners. Each team member will run as many loops as they wish before handing off to the next runner. Relay exchange area will be located at the Start/Finish area. (only one runner allowed on course at a time) (partial laps do not score) The team with the most accumulated miles wins!

Registration: ONLINE REGISTRATION IS OPEN!!
There is NO Day of Registration
2-person-$50 thru 9/30/14 – $70 thru 11/6/14
3-person-$75 thru 9/30/14 – $105 thru 11/6/14
4-person-$100 thru 9/30/14 – $140 thru 11/6/14
5-person-$125 thru 9/30/14 – $175 thru 11/6/14
6-person-$150 thru 9/30/14 – $210 thru 11/6/14

Packet Pickup: Starting at 7:00 AM on race day

Shirts: Short Sleeve Technical Shirts, NEW this year, gender specific sizing (shirts will only be guaranteed to those signed up by 10/1/14)

Relay Aid Station: Water and sports drink available.

Awards: TBD

Infamous post-race party at Track 84 following the awards ceremony at Warwick City Park!