Race Day Info

Date / Time: Saturday, May 26, 2018 at 6:00 AM

Race Distance: 100 Miles

Location (Start / Finish): Booneville, IA

Race Day Temperature at Start (High / Low Avg.): 75 / 56 F

Sunrise / Sunset: 5:48 AM / 8:39 PM

Race Cutoff (Hrs.): 36

Course Information

Course Layout(Map): 3 Separate Loops

Terrain: 90% gravel/hard pack dirt, 5% level B roads, 5% pavement

Elevation Change (Ascent / Decent): 11,000 ft. (5,500 ft. / 5,500 ft.)

Altitude Above Sea Level (Min. / Max.): 830 ft. / 1,100 ft.

Number of Aid Stations (Max. distance in miles between A.S.): 14 (13 mi.)

Race Information

Cost: $100 (Early) then $130 (Late) *2017 Prices

Completion rate: 73% (24/33) 2017, 61% (19/31) 2016, 11 Finishers 2015

Course Record (M/F): 17:25:27 Kyle Young (2015) / 22:25:01 Stacie Latham (2017)

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

Qualifying Race for: N/A

Race Series: N/A

Website: http://boonevillebackroadsultra.com

Race Director: Steve Cannon

Year Established: 2014

Other Race Distances: 10k / 50k / 100k / relay

Fun Fact: The course crosses many of the bridges made famous by the book/movie The Bridges of Madison County.

Nearest Airports (HRs): Des Moines, IA (.25), Omaha, NE (2), Kansas City, MO (2.75)

Race Reports

2017

Booneville Backroads 100 Mile Ultra: Race Recap – Jeff Wamser

Back to Booneville for the Buckle! – Regan Stoops

9:20…My 2017 Booneville Backroads 100 – Brad

2016 and Earlier

The Hills Are Alive with the Sound of Mud Squishing Under My Feet…My 2016 Booneville Backroads 100 Mile Race Report – Brad

Booneville Backroads Ultra 100 miles – Mike Soltys

Makes me want to…makes me want to take… The Booneville Backroads (100 mile) – Brad

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