Runners near Evans Mill

 

Green Ribbon Trail Race

Saturday, November 5, 2016

Click here for 2015 RACE RESULTS

Thank you to all the runners, sponsors
nd volunteers!

​Registration

  • $30 by 10/25
  • $35 after 10/25
  • $65 - Become a first time WVWA member and receive one free entry plus a WVWA water bottle and drawstring bag.
  • Day of Registration open at 8:00 a.m.

Challenge yourself on the beautiful Green Ribbon Trail. This 5-mile race is ideal for both experienced and new trail runners. Runners will start at Parkside Place Park and follow the Green Ribbon Trail downstream, then turn onto Swedesford Road at WVWA’s Evans-Mumbower Mill. Run up Evergreen Drive, then circle through the Natural Lands Trust’s Gwynedd Wildlife Preserve. Reconnect with the Green Ribbon Trail and finish back at the Park’s pavilion for the award ceremony and brunch.

Location & Times

  • Race start: 9:00 a.m.
  • Runners must clear the course by 10:30 a.m.
  • The race starts and ends at the Upper Gwynedd Township Park, 1 Parkside Drive, North Wales, PA 19454

Details

Awards

Prizes provided by North Wales Running Company

Overall-- 1st male and female-- $50
2nd male and female--$30
3rd male and female--$15
Age Group awards-  1st (only) in age groups--$10

Prizes will be awarded to the 1st place male and female runners in 10-year age groups: 15 and under, 16-19, up to 70 & older

Course

The trail is a natural, wooded trail with a variety of surfaces - dirt, gravel, grass, some single-track, two sets of stepping-stones and a few paved sections. It is mostly flat, with a few climbs and descents.

Police will assist with road crossings.

Amenities

Professional chip timeing by Run the Day

Wicking T-shirts - short sleeve, technical unisex shirts
(while supplies last - shirts cannot be guaranteed for day-of registration and sizes can't be guaranteed past 10/25)

Water stop on course

Brunch provided by Fireside Bar & Grille of Ambler Fireside Bar & Grille

 

 

Sponsors:

North Wales Running Company

 

 

Sponsorships - contact: Gina Craigo - gina@wvwa.org

 

View photos from the 2014 Green Ribbon Trail Race