Race Day Info

Date / Time: Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 6:30 AM

Race Distance: 100 Kilometers

Location (Start / Finish): Lake Waramaug State Park, New Preston, CT

Race Day Temperature at Start (High / Low Avg.): 61 / 37 F

Sunrise / Sunset: 5:51 AM / 7:50 PM

Race Cutoff (Hrs.): 13

Course Information

Course Layout(Map): 7 x loop followed by short out and back

Terrain: Paved Road

Elevation Change (Ascent / Decent): 500 ft. (250 ft. / 250 ft.)

Altitude Above Sea Level (Min. / Max.): 700 ft. / 725 ft.

Number of Aid Stations (Max. distance in miles between A.S.): 4 (2.2 mi.)

Race Information

Cost: $95 though Mar 31, then $105

Completion rate: 85% (11/13) 2017, 75% (9/12) 2016, 11 Finishers 2015

Course Record (M/F): 6:57:49 Stu Mittleman (1982) / 8:43:14 Sue Ellen Trap (1979)

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

Qualifying Race for: N/A

Race Series: N/A

Website: http://lakewaramaugultra.com

Race Director: Rob Scott

Year Established: 1974

Other Race Distances: 50k / 50 mi.

Fun Facts:

  1. The male and female course records have held for 35+ years. Course record holders Stu Mittleman and Sue Ellen Trap are both members of the American Ultrarunning Hall of Fame.
  2. Starting in 1974, Lake Waramaug is the oldest 100k in the country.

Nearest Airports (HRs): Hartford, CT (1.25), New York (1.75), Newark, NJ (2.25)

Race Reports

Lake Waramaug Ultra 100k – Meghan

Lake Waramaraug 50k Race Report – Nathan Sanel

2014 Jack Bristol Lake Waramaug 50K – Patrick McHenry

Jack Bristol Lake Waramaug 50 Mile – Shannon McGinn

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