Race Day Info

Date / Time: June 2, 2018 at 5:00 AM

Race Distance: 104.8 Miles

Location (Start / Finish): Long Lake Outdoor Center, Middleville, MI 

Race Day Temperature at Start (High / Low Avg.): 74 / 51 F

Sunrise / Sunset: 6:07 AM / 9:15 PM

Race Cutoff (Hrs.): 32

Course Information

Course Layout(Map): 8 x Half Marathon Loop

Terrain: Mix of wooded single track and dirt road with some sand

Elevation Change (Ascent / Decent): 20,000 ft. (10,000 ft./ 10,000 ft.)

Altitude Above Sea Level (Min. / Max.): 800 ft. / 1,000 ft.

Number of Aid Stations (Max. distance in miles between A.S.): 4 (4 mi.)

Race Information

Cost: Coming Soon

Completion rate: 7 Finishers (2017), 7 Finishers (2016)

Course Record (M/F): 23:25:30 Ryan Olson (2017) / 26:08:57 Erika Kuhnle (2017)

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

Qualifying Race for: N/A

Race Series: N/A

Website: http://switchbackendurance.com/yankee-springs-trail-runs/

Race Director: Switchback Endurance

Year Established: 2011

Other Race Distances: 10k / 13.2 mi. / 26.2 mi. / 52.4 mi.

Fun Fact: Yankee Springs 100 is a true quad-marathon distance.

Nearest Airports (HRs): Grand Rapids, MI (.5), Lansing, MI (1.25), Flint, MI (2), Fort Wayne, IN (2.5)

Race Reports

Race Report: Yankee Springs Trail Run (Double Marathon) – Erik Dahl

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