Dunes 100

Race Day Info

Date / Time: Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 6:00 AM

Race Distance: 100 Miles

Location (Start / Finish): Jonathan Dickinson State Park, Hobe Sound, FL

Race Day Temperature at Start (High / Low Avg.): 77 / 59 F

Sunrise / Sunset: 6:41 AM / 6:23 PM

Race Cutoff (Hrs.): 30

Course Information

Course Layout(Map): 4 x 12.5 mi. out and back

Terrain: A mix of packed dirt trail with some roots and rolling hills of sugar sand

Elevation Change (Ascent / Decent): 6,400 ft. (3,200 ft. / 3,200 ft.)

Altitude Above Sea Level (Min. / Max.): 15 ft. / 60 ft.

Number of Aid Stations (Max. distance in miles between A.S.): 4 (5 mi.)

Race Information

Cost: $195 through Jun 20, $220 through Aug. 21, $240 through Nov. 20, $270 through Dec. 31, then $285

Completion rate: 81% (21/26) 2017

Course Record (M/F): 21:40:55 Matthew Bertrand and Eduardo Souza (2017) / 22:47:04 Jen Quellhorst (2017)

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

Qualifying Race for: N/A

Race Series: N/A

Website: http://www.thedunes100.com

Race Director: Down To Run

Year Established: 2017

Other Race Distances: 50 mi. / Relay

Fun Fact: Johnathan Dickinson State Park swarms with wildlife in 13 natural communities including sand pine scrub, pine flatwoods, mangroves, and river swamps. The Loxahatchee River, Florida’s first federally designated Wild and Scenic River, runs through the park. The 1930s pioneer homestead of Trapper Nelson is also located in the park along the river.

Nearest Airports (HRs): Palm Beach, FL (.75), Fort Lauderdale, FL (1.25), Miami, FL (1.75), Orlando, FL (2.25)

Race Reports

2017

Race Review: Dunes 100 – Matt Bertrand

The Dunes 50 Miler race report – My first 50 miler – Courtney May

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