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2016 Superior Fall Trail Race Lottery Information Announced

Posted by on Dec 10, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

IMPORTANT / For Immediate Release RE: Superior “Fall” Trail Race 100MI, 50MI & 26.2MI, Lutsen Minnesota – September 9 & 10, 2016 The 12 day lottery registration / application period for the 2016 event will open on Sunday February 28th, 2016 at 12:01 AM and will close on Thursday March 10th 2016 at 11:59PM. The lottery drawing will be held shortly thereafter with accepted registrations processed and the resulting start list published the week of March 14th, 2016 Complete details can be found on our website, all...

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2015 Superior Fall Trail Race Recap

Posted by on Oct 6, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

  The Superior 100 Mile Trail Race has been aptly described as the “Superbowl of Midwest Trail / Ultrarunning” – the point to point 100 mile trail race is paired with two of the most challenging and scenic 50 mile and 26.2 mile trail races in the country.  Minnesota’s Superior 100 was established in 1991 as one of the original dozen 100 mile footraces in the United States and is considered one of the “legacy” 100 milers.  The races reach goes well beyond the region having throughout the years earned...

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Thank You Letter to Volunteers – 2015

Posted by on Sep 17, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Click letter / image below to view larger – PDF Version  

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Superior “Fall” Trail Races 100MI | 50MI | 26.2MI : 2015 Race Preview

Posted by on Sep 6, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Superior “Fall” Trail Races 100MI | 50MI | 26.2MI : 2015 Race Preview Written By: Alex Kurt I would say the 2015 Superior “Fall” Trail Races should be “one for the ages,” but that betrays the fact that every year is epic and memorable in its own right. So instead, I’ll say that the 2015 Superior “Fall” Trail Races are going to be fun, fast, and uniquely challenging – as they always are. They will be the best, biggest thing in Minnesota trail racing since last year’s race, and they’ll be the best and biggest...

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Aaron Buffington

Posted by on Sep 4, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Earlier this year we lost an important person from our local trail / ultra family to cancer – a week out from this years Superior 100 he is in the thoughts of many of the runners & volunteers that will be at the race. In 2014 Aaron Buffington (pictured right) made it to one last Superior 100 before passing the following February. Aaron was accompanied by his brother Jason (pictured left), they volunteered and supported other runners… their friends, it was truly great having Aaron there. Aaron completed the Superior 100 in...

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2015 Moose Mountain Marathon Welcome

Posted by on Sep 4, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Welcome Moose Mountain Marathon Runners! We are about one week away from one of the toughest and most scenic Marathons in the country! We are very excited to be hosting another extraordinary field of runners at this years Superior “Fall” Trail Race – represented are runners from 36 states and 5 countries! We have recruited around 200 volunteers to make this a truly world-class event and help you in achieving your goal of completing one of the most challenging and beautiful trail races anywhere! Listed below are a few...

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2015 Superior 50 Mile Welcome

Posted by on Sep 4, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Welcome 50 Mile Runners! We are about one week away from one of the toughest and most scenic 50 mile trail races in the country! We are very excited to be hosting another extraordinary field of runners at this years Superior “Fall” Trail Race – represented are runners from 36 states and 5 countries! We have recruited around 200 volunteers to make this a truly world-class event and help you in achieving your goal of completing one of the most challenging and beautiful trail races anywhere! Listed below are a few important...

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2015 Superior 100 Mile Welcome

Posted by on Sep 2, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Welcome Superior 100 Mile Runners! We are just over one week away from the 25th Annual Superior 100 Mile Trail Race – one of the toughest, most scenic and oldest 100 mile trail races in the country!  We are very excited to be hosting another extraordinary field of runners at this years Superior “Fall” Trail Race – represented are runners from 36 states and 5 countries!  We have recruited around 200 volunteers to make this a truly world-class event and help you in achieving your goal of completing one of the most challenging and beautiful...

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2015 100 Mile Course Reroute

Posted by on Aug 6, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

A 1.6 mile section of the Superior Hiking Trail between the 100 mile race start (Gooseberry Falls State Park) and Aid Station 1 (Split Rock) has been permenately closed and is pending a permanent reroute.  We were holding out hope that the new permanent reroute would be in place for this years race but we have received official word from the Superior Hiking Trail Association that this will not happen until 2016.  As a result we will make use of the Superior Hiking Trails official reroute on the Gitchi Gami State (paved) Bike Trail which...

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2015 Race Numbers

Posted by on Jul 28, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

You must wear your race number and it must be clearly visible at all times. The Superior “Fall” Trail Races host three races simultaneously, the Superior 100 Mile, the Superior 50 and the Superior / Moose Mountain Marathon.  Each distance will have its own unique race number (unique color and number series) so runners can be easily identified by race officials, volunteers, spectators and other runners.  We ask that all competitors wear their number on the front of their body on their outer-most layer at all times.  Runners will be tracked...

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