Race Day Info

Date/Time: October 7, 2017 at 7:00 AM

Race Distance: 100 Miles

Location(Start/Finish): Sinissippi Park, Sterling, IL / Timbrook Field, Colona, IL

Race Day Temperature at Start (High/ Low Avg.): 66 / 42 F

Sunrise/Sunset: 7:02 AM / 6:31 PM

Race Cutoff (Hrs.): 30

Course Information

Course Layout(Map): Point to Point

Terrain: Multi-use canal trail

Elevation Change (Ascent/Decent): 180 ft. / 299 ft.

Altitude Above Sea Level(Min./Max.): 630 ft. / 730 ft.

Number of Aid Stations (Max. distance in miles between A.S.): 16 (6.6 mi.)

Race Information

Cost: $185 through Jan 2, $235 through Aug 18, then $265

Completion rate: 81% (76/94) 2016, 73% (72/98) 2015

Course Record (M/F): 14:22:58 Oswaldo Lopez (2016) / 17:35:16 Michelle Bischof (2015)

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

Qualifying Race for: N/A

Race Series: N/A

Website: http://www.hennepinhundred.com

Race Director: Ornery Mule Racing

Year Established: 2015

Other Race Distances: 50k / 50 mi. / relay

Fun Facts:

  1. The Aid Stations are taken care of by more than 14 different running clubs and groups from all over Illinois and Iowa.
  2. Ronald Reagan played on the Hennepin Canal Trail as a young child.

Nearest Airports (HRs): Chicago, IL (2), Milwaukee, WI (2.5)

Race Reports

2016 and Earlier

Hennepin Hundred Mile Race Report – Juan Alberto Juarez

The Hennepin Hundred Race Report (50 Mile) – irun247

Race Report: The Hennepin Hundred Relay – Becca

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