Director, Run - Wacey Turner (2013)
2012 Trailapalooza - Sunday, October 7
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Join us for our second annual Trailapalooza trail running event! This year's event will be on Sunday, October 7th at Rodeo Beach in the Marin Headlands.
We'll have a great trail running clinic led by Jorge Maravilla and Laura Kukta of Mauka Running, three different run distances for you to choose from (15, 10 and 5 miles), demo trail running shoes from Salomon representative Ben Lazzarini, great food and of course representation from some of our awesome sponsors.
We will have TWO start times. 15 mile and 10 mile runners will start at 8am, and 5 mile runners will start at 9am. We'll all finish running around the same time and will then have time for the clinic, shoe demos, food and socializing!
We will also have Trailapalooza shirts available again this year! If you are attending the event they are included in the cost. Please visit this Google Form to give us your shirt size.
Register soon because we have a cap on the number of people who can attend and the event WILL SELL OUT! We need all shirt sizes by Tuesday, September 18th so register as soon as you can!
More info on the three run courses:
8 a.m. - 10 miles (Group 1) and 15 miles (Group 2)
Group 1 and 2 start out NW on trail to Coastal Trail to Wolf Ridge Trail to Old Springs Trail to Marincello Trail to Miwok Trail which leads back to Rodeo Beach parking lot (10 miles); (Note: Those in Group 1 that don't want to run the additional 5 miles for a total of 15 miles, will have to wait at the parking lot until Group 2 and 3 return.)
Group 2 will loop again, starting out NW on trail to Coastal Trail to Wolf Ridge Trail, and right on Miwok Trail which leads back to Rodeo Beach parking lot (5 miles).
9 a.m. - 5 miles (Group 3)
Group 3 will start out NW on trail to Coastal Trail to Wolf Ridge Trail, and right on Miwok Trail which leads back to Rodeo Beach parking lot (5 miles).
About Jorge Maravilla:
Jorge is a Road Runners Club of America (RRCA) certified coach and is the RRCA 2011 National Ultra Marathon Champion at the 100 mile distance. He was the 8th place overall male finisher at the 2012 historical Western States 100 mile endurance run. And, has won multiple ultramarathons and holds several course records including the records at the Bishop 100k, the Ray Miller 50 miler, the Whiskey Town 50k and the Redding Marathon. Jorge works with runners of all levels, including elite Ultra Runnersand Ironman triathletes.
About Laura Kukta:
Laura is a USA Triathlon Level I Certified coach with a broad base of endurance sports experience. In addition to being a regular visitor to the age group podium at the 50k Ultra Marathon distance and having completed dozens of marathons and half-marathons, Laura is also an accomplished triathlete at the Olympic and Half-Ironman distance. She has advised novice runners, elite runners, and has coached an Ironman Hawaii Qualifier.