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Race Name:Ice Age Trail 50 - 2019
Date:Saturday May 11th, 2019 - 6:00 am
Location:La Grange
State:Wisconsin, United States  Go there or Go there in new browser
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[logo: Ice Age Trail 50]The Ice Age Trail 50 is one of the oldest, continuously running ultras in the United States.

Staged and staffed entirely by volunteers and sponsored by the Badgerland Striders, a local nonprofit running organization, the event includes three races: 50-mile, 50k and Half Marathon. The 50-mile and 50K courses follow the Ice Age National Scenic Trail through Wisconsin's Southern Kettle Moraine Forest. The trails are mostly wooded, passing through evergreen and deciduous forests, marshes and prairies and exposing runners to the geologic remnants of the last Ice Age 10,000 years ago. The terrain varies from wide, rolling trails to twisting, root and rock-covered single track. The Half Marathon is run on wooded cross country ski trails.

With plentiful aid stations, generous course markings and excellent volunteer support, the Ice Age 50 offers a great trail running experience for both first time and veteran ultrarunners.


REGISTRATION: Sunday, December 2.

All three races sell out within hours -- often minutes -- so runners are encouraged to sign-up when registration opens. Registration for the 50-mile race begins at Noon CST; the 50K at 3:00 and the Half Marathon at 6:00 p.m.

If you experience significant delays during the registration process, EMAIL the Race Director immediately at Please do not use social media to communicate with race headquarters.

We will be keeping a wait list for the 50-mile race only. We cannot offer wait lists for the 50k and Half Marathon due to drop-downs from the other races.

EARLY REGISTRATION: Saturday, December 1.

Runners with nine or more IAT finishes (any combination of events) can take advantage of early registration on Saturday, December 1 from 3:00-5:00 CST. Early registration is also available for:

1. Top 10 overall finishers in any of the three 2018 races (male and female);
2. Runners placing in the top three of their age division in any of the three 2018 races;
3. 2018 volunteers, and;
4. Registered participants in the 2019 Mash-Up Series.

PLEASE wait until general registration if you do not meet these prerequisites. We will be checking entries and refunding fees, if necessary.

What your registration buys:

Race Entry
Commemorative tech t-shirt
Finisher's Award
Wisconsin State Park day pass
Catered BBQ Lunch
A post-race party with live music and local microbrews

A portion of your entry fee will also be donated to the Ice Age Trail Alliance.

Click for an interactive map to our race start / finish area on County Highway H, 1 miles north of Route 12 - La Grange, Wisconsin Nordic Center:
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Click for our "Ice Age Trail" RunRace Group with an ever-expanding collection image galleries from "Past Events":
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Weather forecast: National Weather Service
Posted:August 22nd, 2018 12:52 pm
Last Update:December 2nd, 2018 10:49 pm
Event InformationFor multiple Member Events:
Name of EventDistanceMeasurementDateStart TimeRelay MembersTeam Members
    Ice Age Trail 50 Mile50.00MilesMay 11th, 20196:00 am
   Ice Age Trail 50 Kilometer50.00KilometersMay 11th, 20198:15 am
   Ice Age Trail Half Marathon13.10MilesMay 11th, 20199:00 am
   Post-race Barbecue Tickets6.00HoursMay 11th, 201912:30 pm
Director Information
Name of Race DirectorEmail AddressPhone Number
Jeff Mallachiceage50rd@sbcglobal.net414-232-5411
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