Date / Time: Friday, June 22, 2018 at 10:00 AM
Race Distance: 100 Miles
Location (Start / Finish): City Park, Sturgis, SD
Race Day Temperature at Start (High / Low Avg.): 81 / 55 F
Sunrise / Sunset: 5:11 AM / 8:43 PM
Race Cutoff (Hrs.): 34
Course Layout(Map): Out and Back
Terrain: Mostly single track with some ATV and logging roads
Elevation Change (Ascent / Decent): 37,112 ft. (18,556 ft. / 18,556 ft.)
Altitude Above Sea Level (Min. / Max.): 3,323 ft. / 5,459 ft.
Number of Aid Stations (Max. distance in miles between A.S.): 8 (7 mi.)
Course Record (M/F): 18:58:23 Ryan Burch (2014) / 19:12:01 Kaci Lickteig (2013)
Prerequisites / Lottery / Trail Work Req.: No / No / No
Qualifying Race for: N/A
Race Series: UMTR Gnarly Bandit Ultra Series
Race Director: Ryan Phillips and Chris Stores
Year Established: 2011
Other Race Distances: 30k / 50k / 50 mi.
Fun Fact: Black Hills 100 takes place on the Centennial trail, which is Trail #89 in the Black Hills National Forest. Both the name and trail number are due to the fact that the trail was commemorated in 1989 to celebrate South Dakota’s centennial. At 111 miles, it is the longest primarily single-track trail in the Black Hills.
Nearest Airports (HRs): Rapid City, SD (.75)