Lightning Strikes Adventure RaceSprint Adventure Race
YMCA Camp Benson Mt Carroll ILBonus Points: 5
2017 USARA National Championship Qualifier
In it's 11th year, the Lightning Strikes Adventure Race is a premier early season 8 hour sprint race in the Midwest. The race features land navigation, mountain biking, caving and multiple fixed ropes. Divisions include, solo racers and teams of two or three coed or same gender. Coed and same gender teams of 3 will be attempting to qualify for the USARA National Championship. Prizes will be awarded to the winners for both the coed and same gender divisions. The winner of the three person coed competitive division will receive a $400 voucher towards the USARA National Championship Race. In addition, the top four, three person coed teams will also qualify for the race. The LIGHTNING STRIKES Adventure Race is an excellent opportunity to qualify early in the season! The 8 hour race is approximately 50 miles. New for 2017 is a parent/child division with valuable prizes to the winners!
The cost of the race is $150/person. This includes: Saturday night lodging, Saturday evening buffet meal, Robyn Benincasa's Saturday evening presentation, Sunday morning buffet breakfast, insurance, ropes and rigging, custom maps, and after race refreshments. Children racing with an adult family member pay only $75!