Race Day Info

Date/Time: October 13, 2018 at 6:00 AM

Race Distance: 100.35 Miles

Location(Start/Finish): Sand Lake Beach, Albion, IN

Race Day Temperature at Start (High/ Low Avg.): 62 / 41 F

Sunrise/Sunset: 7:05 AM / 6:13 PM

Race Cutoff (Hrs.): 30

Course Information

Course Layout(Map): 5 x 20 Mile Loop

Terrain: A mix of wide and narrow trails – from rolling hills, dirt, and off-camber grass sections. There will be very little road running on the course. The terrain and woods provides protection from the wind. Most of the trails surround the lakes.

Elevation Change (Ascent/Decent): 12,000 ft. (6,000 ft. / 6,000 ft.)

Altitude Above Sea Level(Min./Max.): 875 ft. / 975 ft.

Number of Aid Stations (Max. distance in miles between A.S.): 5 (5.3 mi.)

Race Information

Cost: Coming Soon

Completion rate: 55% (94/170) 2017, 34% (80/238) 2016, 50% (96/193) 2015

Course Record (M/F): 15:04:55 Sam Skeels (2016) / 17:35:17 Michele Yates (2013)

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

Qualifying Race for: Western States 100

Race Series: Midwest Grand Slam of Ultra Running

Website: https://ignitetrailseries.com/indianatrail.php

Race Director: Mike Pfefferkorn

Year Established: 2013

Other Race Distances: 50 mi. / 100k

Fun Fact: The original settlers of Chain O’Lakes area were the Miami Indians. At one time, 30 wigwam homes were located just north of Bowen Lake.

Nearest Airports (HRs): Fort Wayne, IN (1), Lansing, MI (2.25), Grand Rapids, MI (2.5)

Race Reports

2017 and Earlier

Indiana Trail 100 Race Report – Chris Neoh

Indiana Trail 100 (video)

Indiana Trail 100 2017 Race Report – Mike Ekbundit

Indiana Trail 100 Miler – Jeff Rowthorn (video)

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