Fred Meijer White Pine Trail -- August 8-9, 2014
Overnight Relay beginning in Comstock Park, MI
The Fred 200 Mile Relay includes 36 "spurs" or legs, each ranging from 2 to 9.5 miles in distance, spanning the Fred Meijer White Pine Trail from Comstock Park to Cadillac. The trail if 60% paved, 40% dirt and is flat and fast!!
NEW!! The Ed 100 Mile Relay
The Ed 100 Mile relay includes 18 "spurs" or legs, running along the return trip of The Fred Relay beginning in Cadillac and finishing in Comstock Park.
Four types of teams or "crews" can enter:
- For the Fred, an ultra crew called a "Wrecking Crew" having 6 members OR a standard crew called "Yard Crew" of 7 to 12 members. At The Fred, your crew decides how many spurs each runner will run and in what order. Crew start times are based on the average pace starting on Friday morning and continuing none-stop until they finish!
- For the Ed, a standard crew called a "Grunt Crew" having 6 members OR a ultra crew called a "Cinder Crew" having 3 members. These crews will start their adventure in Cadillac between 10pm Friday, August 8th and 1am Saturday, August 9th depending on the predicted pace times.
Check out last year's 2013 Crew Manual for more details on the event! We will update manual for 2014!
200 miles too far?? Run the newly added 100 mile relay we proudly call 'The Ed!"
Along with the 200 mile relay, we are adding "The Ed," a 100 mile relay that will start in Cadillac, MI between 10pm on Friday night (the 8th) and 1 am Saturday morning (the 9th) depending on predicted pace times. The crews run the second half of The Fred beginning with Spur 19 starting at Veteran's Memorial Park.