Photo Credit: Ryan Stephens

Race Day Info

Date / Time: Friday, September 28, 2018 at 8:00 AM

Race Distance: 100 Miles

Location (Start / Finish): Forestville Trailhead, Marquette, MI / Ishpeming, MI

Race Day Temperature at Start (High / Low Avg.): 62 / 47 F

Sunrise / Sunset: 7:45 AM / 7:37 PM

Race Cutoff (Hrs.): 30 (Buckle Cutoff)

Course Information

Course Layout(Map): Point to Point

Terrain: Mostly rock and root infested single track

Elevation Change (Ascent / Decent): 23,400 ft. (12,000 ft. / 11,400 ft.)

Altitude Above Sea Level (Min. / Max.): 600 ft. / 1,750 ft.

Number of Aid Stations (Max. distance in miles between A.S.): 0 *Self Supported Race / One Drop Bag Location

Race Information

Cost: $75

Completion rate: 50% (1/2) 2017, 1 Finisher 2016

Course Record (F/M): 31:54:19 Lisa Thompson (2017) / 34:25:12 Andrew Grosvenor (2016)

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

Qualifying Race for: N/A

Race Series: N/A

Website: http://marjigesick100.com

Race Director: Todd Poquette

Year Established: 2015

Other Race Distances: 50 mi. (Bike/Run) / 100 mi. (Bike)

Fun Fact: Only two people have been able to finish Marji Gesick 100 run. One man and one woman.

Nearest Airports (HRs): Marquette, MI (.5), Green Bay, WI (3.5)

Race Reports

2017 and Earlier

2017 Marji Gesick 100 Race Report (Bike)

The Marji and Me (Bike)

My First Marji Gesick 100 MTB Race (Bike)

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