The Woodmonster Trail Race
(The EAST BAY TRIPLE CROWN is taking a rest this year.)
The Woodmonster race is one of the favorite races among our runners! It is located in Redwood Regional Park at the Canyon Meadow staging area. The race starts and finishes at the Owl Picnic Area.
Sign up early! Registration is limited to 200 runners and the race has sold out the past two years.
LOCATION: Redwood Regional Park, Owl Picnic Area, Oakland, Calif.
8.4 mile hilly, cross-country loop on dirt trails. Age and gender handicapped race.
PRE-REGISTRATION: Open until June 22, 2018 or until sold out.
RACE FEES: $25 - LMJS members; $35 - Non-members
Entry fee includes short sleeve finishers t-shirt in high quality technical fabric. Every effort will be made to accommodate your size but we ask for your understanding if we do not have your first choice.
RACE DAY REGISTRATION: Opens at 7:30 AM. Entry fee $45, if not sold out. Redwood park gate opens at 7:15 am.
Bib Pick-up: Begins at 7:30 at the start at Owl Picnic Area
Questions: Please contact Race Director - Christine Chapon at: email@example.com
The race starts and finishes at the OWL PICNIC AREA in the Redwood Regional Park - Canyon Meadow staging area. Please make sure to preview the course. This beautiful and challenging course is 8.4 miles, with plenty of hills and single track trails! The infamous Woodmonster climb is a given of course!!! Stay with us after the race and enjoy a delicious brunch offered by LMJS! Members of other running clubs, make sure to recruit many of your members, we will have the two team competitions, one based on number of runners and another for the fastest team.
Redwood Gate, 7867 Redwood Road, Oakland CA 94619
Parking inside park. FEE - $5 TO BE PAID AT THE GATE. The gate will open at 7:15 am.
HANDICAP START TIMES (May be subject to slight revisions)
WOODMONSTER HILL CLIMB CHALLENGE
The Woodmonster is one of the toughest climbs in the East Bay. It is difficult, it is steep, it is glorious. To spice up the already zesty Woodmonster race, this is a fun premium to the fastest men’s and women’s times up the 0.8 mile Transports Woodmonster Climb. The climb happens mid-race, so even if you finish 200th overall, you can still win by getting yourself up the hill faster than everyone else. Click for more info
Team prizes will be awarded to the team with the most participants.
2018 RACE BENEFICIARY
Early start is available to those participants needing more then 2.5 hours to complete the course. You must e-mail race directors in order to take advantage of early start. Runners choosing to start early will not be eligible for awards. Email the race directors at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Wonderful breakfast items will be provided at the finish of the race to all registered runners (as long as it lasts).
Many thanks to our generous 2018 sponsors:
2017 WOODMONSTER CHAMPIONS
QUESTIONS? Please contact Christine Chapon - email@example.com.
First: Lisa Oyen
Second: Joseph Stefani
Third: Bradford Bryon
Fastest: Matt Duffy and Linn Schulte Sasse
Team: Tamalpa Runners
Open Men -Scott Trummer - 55:19
Open Women - Linn Schulte Sasse -1:06.36
Senior Men - Bradford Bryon - 1:10.21
Senior Women - Jeanine Holmlund - 1:19.42
High School Men - Joseph Harmon - 1:02:51
High School Women - Veda Skatter - 1:41:28
Thank you for your support!
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