What is the distance?
We offer a 50K, 25K, and 7 mile.
How much does it cost?
$40/50K, $35/25K, $35/7 mile. No race day registration or refunds. Park management reserves the right to cancel the race due to adverse conditions.
Can I change my distance after I sign up?
You can change your distance or cancel (no refund) your registration by signing into your UltraSignup account. After signing in, click on Account Info, Registration History, select the race, and Edit. From the Registration Edit screen you can change the distance, transfer or cancel (no refunds) your registration. This can be done until 2 days before the race. If later, please email us. If you decide to change your distance after the race starts, you will receive a DNF and not receive a finishing time.
How many people can participate?
This is race is limited to 150 participants across all 3 events.
When does the race start?
7:00 a.m. for the 50K and 8:00 a.m. for the 7 mile and 25K races with staggered start depending on number of entries.
What is the course like?
The course is 100% single track trail with a variety of terrain and creek crossings. The 7-mile course is one loop on the Devil’s Ice Box Trails. The 25K course will be one loop on the Devil’s Ice Box Trails, cross over Hwy 163, and one loop on the Gans Creek Wild Area Trails. The 50K is 2 loops of the 25K course. There is a map on MapMyRun.
What is the time limit?
The time limit to complete the course is 8 hours.
Are there aid stations?
1 aid station for the 7 mile (Devil’s Icebox Parking Lot), 2 aid stations (Devil’s Icebox Parking Lot and Wagon Wheel Trailhead) in the 25K & 5 aid stations (Devil’s Icebox Parking Lot – 2 times, Wagon Wheel Trailhead – 2 times, and end of first loop) in the 50K stocked with a variety of food, water and Gatorade. Approximate distance between aid stations is 4 miles. 50K racers can leave a drop bag at the start to access before their second loop.
Where is the packet pickup and check in?
Race Headquarters will be located in the Billy Gilbert Shelter located in the upper parking lot of Rock Bridge State Park. Packet pickup will be held the day before the race from 3:00-6:00 at Tryathletics, 1605 Chapel Hill Rd, Columbia. Packets will be available at the race site after 6:00 a.m. on race day. All 25K & 50K participants will be required to check in at Race Headquarters on race day.
Will there be post-race food?
Pancakes and sausage prepared on site for finishers before 11; lunch for finishers after 11. We will also have chocolate milk.
Will there be prizes?
Cash Award for Overall Male & Female in the 25K & 50K. 25K & 50K will receive special race swag.
Where can I stay in Columbia?
Visit Columbia Convention and Visitors Bureau for local hotel listings.
How can I contact other runners in the race?
Try the race’s Facebook group, Rock Bridge Revenge.