27th Annual Jim Bridger Trail Run

Sat September 26, 2020 Bozeman, MT 59771 US
Events

2020 Jim Bridger Trail Run

8:00AM MDT - 2:00PM MDT
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at https://www.bridgerskifoundation.org/events/jim-bridger-trail-run.

Place
P.O.. Box 1243
Bozeman, MT US 59771
Description

It's on! Now helping raise funds for the wildlife relief effort!

10 MILES
2,000+ VERTICAL GAIN
BEAUTIFUL SINGLE TRACK RUNNING IN THE FOOTHILLS OF THE BRIDGER MOUNTAINS

$45 registration fee (50% of proceeds go to One Valley / Gallatin Valley United Way wildfire relief fund) 
NOTE: Online registration closes FRIDAY September 25th at 9:00pm. Race day registration now available in person morning of event!
Race Packet pick up: 
Friday 11:00AM - 6:00PM BSF office. 2339 Birdie Dr. #4 Bozeman, MT 59715.  OR pick up day of event in the start finish area! 

 

COURSE
The iconic JBTR course features a scenic loop starting at Sypes Canyon trailhead and continuing across private property only accessible on race day.  Great climbs follow as the runners head up Middle Cottonwood after a challenging water crossing, then continue across the Bridgers and down Sypes Canyon. (due to COVID-19 there will be no aid stations along the course this year. Please carry all the food/water you need) 

 

THE PERKS
Race registration includes: a T-shirt, pre-race packet, shuttle to and from the trailhead
Awards for the top finishers AND age group categories 
Raffle Prizes!
Help raise money for the Bridger Foothills wildfire relief fund and the BSF Nordic Pro Team 

 

THE SCHEDULE
Saturday, September 26th
7:00 a.m. Shuttles begin (see wave start info below) 
Racer drop off recommended! Racers can be dropped at the start / finish area. Drivers can park and take the shuttle (masks mandatory in shuttles) No parking at or near the trailhead/race start.) Please park at the Springhill Sod Farm, corner of Springhill Rd & Sypes Canyon Rd. 

 

 Wave Start Times (40 person waves) 
·       Wave 1: 8:00AM
·       Wave 2: 8:20AM
·       Wave 3: 8:40AM
·       Wave 4: 9:00AM
·       Wave 5: 9:20AM
·       Wave 6: 9:40AM
·       Wave 7: 10:00AM
·       Wave 8: 10:20AM
·       Wave 9: 10:40AM

 

RACER & SPECTATOR INFO
All racers must wear masks while in the shuttles and start / finish area. Runners can remove masks while warming up and racing. Spectators are not permitted in the start / finish area. All participants and spectators must follow physical distancing guidelines.  

(No BBQ this year:( We'll make it up next year!) 

 

PROCEEDS
All proceeds go to support the One Valley / Greater Gallatin United Way wildfire relief fund and the Bridger Ski Foundation, a nonprofit ski club based in Bozeman, MT. 

 

THE FINE PRINT
All race registration fees are non-refundable and nontransferable. Refunds will not be provided for any reason, including in the event the race is canceled due to weather or acts of nature. Runners must be a minimum of 15 years old on race day to participate.

 

QUESTIONS?
Contact the Andy Newell at the Bridger Ski Foundation: Andrew.k.newell@gmail.com phone: 518-605-8609

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