Zion 100

Race Day Info

Date / Time: Friday, April 20, at 6:00 AM

Race Distance: 100 Miles

Location (Start / Finish): Virgin, UT

Race Day Temperature at Start (High / Low Avg.): 77 / 46 F

Sunrise / Sunset: 6:50 AM / 8:12 PM

Race Cutoff (Hrs.): 34

Course Information

Course Layout(Map): One large loop with multiple smaller loops

Terrain: Mostly single track trail with some dirt road sections

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

Altitude Above Sea Level (Min. / Max.): 3,450 ft. / 5,400 ft.

Number of Aid Stations (Max. distance in miles between A.S.): 8 (7.5 mi.)

Race Information

Cost: $300

Completion rate: 168 Finishers (2017)

Course Record (M/F): 16:49:53 Jeff Browning (2014) / 19:01:00 Jennifer Benna (2013)

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

Qualifying Race for: Western States 100

Race Series: N/A

Website: https://www.grandcircletrails.com/zion-general-info/

Race Director: Ultra Adventures

Year Established: 2012

Other Race Distances: 13.1 mi. / 50k / 100k

Fun Fact: The town of Virgin, UT passed a municipal law in 2000 requiring every homeowner to keep and maintain a firearm. Everyone except the mentally ill, convicted felons, conscientious objectors and people who don’t have the money to afford to own a gun.

Nearest Airports (HRs): Las Vegas, NV (2.5), Salt Lake City, UT (4.25)

Race Reports

2017

Zion 100 Race Report – 2017 – Cory Reese

2017 Zion 100 Race Report – Kim

2016

Zion 100 – Race Report – Lisa

2016 Zion 100: Mesas, Mud and Merriment – Kelly Agnew

Race Report: 2016 Zion 100-miler

2016 Zion 100M, I Mean 100K – Debbie Livingston

Zion 100 Mile – Tim Gorichanaz

2015 and Earlier

Zion 100 Race Report – Garret

2015 Zion 100 Mile Race Report – Ethan

Zion 100 Race Report: The Battle to Live to Fight Another Day – Sarah Johnson

Zion 100 Race Report: A Win & Unlikely Friendships – Candice Burt

Zion 100 Race Report – Cory Reese

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