Photo Credit: Trail Racing Over Texas

Race Day Info

Date / Time: Saturday, March 10, 2018 at 6:00 AM

Race Distance: 100 Kilometers

Location (Start / Finish): North Entrance San Angelo State Park, Grape Creek, TX

Race Day Temperature at Start (High / Low Avg.): 69 / 43 F

Sunrise / Sunset: 6:58 AM / 6:47 PM

Race Cutoff (Hrs.): 20

Course Information

Course Layout(Map): 3 x 20.7mi Loops

Terrain: Fast desert dirt trails with some rocks

Elevation Change (Ascent / Decent): 3,600 ft. (1,800 ft. / 1,800 ft.)

Altitude Above Sea Level (Min. / Max.): 1,900 ft. / 1,950 ft.

Number of Aid Stations (Max. distance in miles between A.S.): 5 (4.4 mi.)

Race Information

Cost: $100 through Feb. 4, then $110

Completion rate: 67% (29/43) 2017

Course Record (M/F): 11:07:38 Luis Murillo (2017) / 13:01:12 Julie Koepke (2017)

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

Qualifying Race for: N/A

Race Series: N/A

Website: http://www.trailracingovertexas.com/crazy-desert-trail-race/

Race Director: Trail Racing Over Texas

Year Established: 2012

Other Race Distances: 5k / 10k / 13.1 mi. / 50k

Fun Fact: “The current city of San Angelo, TX was founded in 1867, when the United States built Fort Concho, one of a series of new forts designed to protect the frontier. The fort was home to cavalry, infantry, and the famous Black Cavalry, also known as Buffalo Soldiers by Indigenous Americans.”

Nearest Airports (HRs): Midland, TX (2), San Antonio, TX (3.25), Austin, TX (3.75), Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (4)

Race Reports

2017

Crazy Desert Race 100k – Edward Sousa

2017-03-11 – Crazy Desert Trail Race

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