CIRQUE SERIES

SUN VALLEY, ID - AUG 11

RACE STARTS: 1O:00 AM

9.4 MILES / 3,955' FT VERT

RACE CAPPED AT 500 RUNNERS

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COURSE DESCRIPTION

Race starts at Warm Springs, Greyhawk top lot (elevation 5,894' ft). The initial climb uses a mix of service road and ski run, you'll push hard on Limelight ski run, find relief, there will an Aid Station top of Limelight. From there Roundhouse Lane traversing the mountain before reaching the Roundhouse Restaurant (7,727’ ft), prepare you for your summit push. 

Pass Roundhouse Restaurant (elevation 7,727' ft), head towards a much needed mini-descent to Broadway service road. At this point, you'll see Bald Mountain looming above you, instead of turning left for Seattle Ridge Day Lodge, take a right to access the stunning Bald Mountain Ridge. 

Now the real fun begins, you'll push the Bald Mountain ridge with amazing views in all directions. Once you reward yourself, summting Bald Mountain (9,150' ft), there will be another Aid Station here, you will pass Lookout Restaurant, you'll begin a world class descent down Bald Mountain Trail, the trail consists of super cruisey, fun, single track, loose & steep sections do exist. Incredible views of the greater Sun Valley area. 

As you descend the Bald Mountain trail through big Aspen groves and pine trees, you'll see views of both base areas and the mountain town of Ketchum, descending on amazing single track. A brief service road traverse will bring you to the Warm Springs trail, a cruisy, shaded 8% singletrack descent crossing back and forth under the famous Challanger chairlift toward the Warm Springs base area where you started. As you approach the base area, you'll hear the music and good times bumping as you near the finish line, back where you started. Please stay on marked & established trails at all times, be courteous of your day hikers out enjoying nature on the same trails. 

**course subject to change as necessary

**Every competitor is subject to a strict cut-off time, at top of Lookout Restaurant, of 3 hours

 

RACE SCHEDULE

 

8:00 AM REGISTRATION

10:00 AM RACE START

2:00 PM AWARDS

2:30 RAFFLE

ALL DAY: VENDOR VILLAGE

AFTER PARTY: The Cellar, 9pm-midnight

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RACE WAIVER DOWNLOAD

Speed up registration by downloading these two waivers and bringing them to Bib Packet Pickup


CIRQUE SERIES WAIVER

Every runner must fill out the below waiver, this is for our race series.

SUN VALLEY VENUE WAIVER

In addition to the Cirque Series Waiver please fill out a venue waiver for the event you are participating in.

Each competitor receives a Cirque Series snapback, raffle ticket, logo'd bib & finisher medal. You also getting hooked up with a swag bag from our sponsors & Free professional Photos from the race.

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