Race Day Info

Date/Time: November 4, 2017 at 7:00 AM

Race Distance: 100.59 Miles

Location(Start/Finish): Pine Glen Campground, Helfin, AL / Legion Stadium, Sylacauga, AL

Race Day Temperature at Start (High/ Low Avg.): 68 / 42 F

Sunrise/Sunset: 7:05 AM / 5:48 PM

Race Cutoff (Hrs.): 30

Course Information

Course Layout(Map): Point to Point

Terrain: Mostly single track trail and dirt road with some rocky technical sections

Elevation Change (Ascent/Decent): 33,766 ft. (16,180 ft. / 16,586 ft.)

Altitude Above Sea Level(Min./Max.): 500 ft. / 2,408 ft. (Cheaha Mountain)

Number of Aid Stations (Max. distance in miles between A.S.): 18 (7.5 mi.)

Race Information

Cost: $170 through 1/15, $200 through 9/8, then $240

Completion rate: 147 Finishers (2016), 87% (136/156) 2015, 118 Finishers (2014)

Course Record (M/F): 16:24:15 David Riddle (2016) / 19:04:46 Jacqueline Merritt (2016)

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

Qualifying Race for: Western States 100

Race Series: N/A

Website: http://www.pinhotitrailseries.com/overview.html

Race Director: Todd Henderson

Year Established: 2008

Other Race Distances: N/A

Fun Fact: The Pinhoti Trail is the longest trail in Alabama. Finishing in Georgia, it stretches a total of 335 miles and connects to the Appalachian Trail via the Benton MacKaye Trail. It is 1 of 7 trails that connect together to make the Eastern Continental Trail.

Nearest Airports (HRs): Birmingham, AL (1.25), Atlanta, GA (2.25)

Race Reports

2016

Pinhoti 100 Race Report |11.14.16 – Jackie Merritt

Pinhoti 100 Race Report – David Riddle

Pinhoti 100 – Jen Raby

2015

Pinhoti 100 Race Recap – Tanya

Pinhoti 100 2015 Race Report. Zen 100 Miles. Success? I think so. – Trail Wisp(erings) 

Pinhoti 100 – Race Report – BethRunsWILD

2014 and Earlier

Talladega Night: The 2014 Pinhoti 100 Mile Endurance Run Race Report – Jeff Lung

Pinhoti 100 – A Race Report – Brian Kenah

Pinhoti 100 Mile Race Report (aka The Power of Bacon) – Jon Allen

Pinhoti 100 Race Report: The “Perfect” Race – Yitka Winn

Pinhoti 100 Race Report. (A lack of tenacity) – Troy Shellhamer

Race Report: Pinhoti 100 Mile Endurance Run 

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