Race Day Info

Date/Time: Saturday, October 6, 2018 at 6:00 AM

Race Distance: 104.8 Miles

Location(Start/Finish): Pumanok Path Trail Head, Rocky Point, NY

Race Day Temperature at Start (High/ Low Avg.): 64 / 44 F

Sunrise/Sunset: 6:54 AM / 6:24 PM

Race Cutoff (Hrs.): 30

Course Information

Course Layout(Map): 10 x 10.48 Mile Loop

Terrain: Well maintained trail with some technical spots and soft sand

Elevation Change (Ascent/Decent): <5000 ft.

Altitude Above Sea Level(Min./Max.): 75 / 200 ft.

Number of Aid Stations (Max. distance in miles between A.S.): 2 (5.2 mi.)


Race Information

Cost: $110 through May 5, then $130

Completion rate: 36% (8/22) 201711 Finishers (2016), 7 Finishers (2015)

Course Record (M/F): 19:22:08 Michael Bielik (2014) / 26:10:04 Cassandra Strawser (2016)

Prerequisites/Lottery/Trail Work Req.: No / No / No

Qualifying Race for: N/A

Race Series: N/A

Website: http://teslahertzrun.com

Race Director: Vinny and Nichole Cappadora

Year Established: 2013

Other Race Distances: 10 mi. / 50k / 50 mi. / 100k

Fun Fact:

  1. Whiskey Girl Aid Station, though on Whiskey Rd., is named after the bar in San Diego that the husband and wife RD duo had their first kiss.
  2. “HERTZ” comes from the course being on an old communications field the navy used to relay to Manhattan from out at sea.

Nearest Airports (HRs): New York, NY (1.5), Newark, NJ (2)

Race Reports

2016 and Earlier

Tesla Hertz: 104 Miles and 19 Hours of Rain

Tesla Hertz – Win and Course Record. Must not be real?!

Tesla Hertz Run

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