This weekend at Blue Mountain there is more then 1 Festival going on. We have the Blues at BLUE happening and the SUMMIT 700 Race.
There is going to be some amazing music and artists playing this weekend.
The Summit 700 is Ontario’s newest trail/mountain run. Happening on July 14 2018 There will be a 6KM, 10 KM and 21KM trail run.
Click here to see the 6 KM map
Click here to see the 10 KM map
Click here to see the 21 KM map
Entry Fees (not including taxes & online processing fees):
21K 6K & 10K
By May 31st, 2018 $59 $49
By June 28th, 2018 $69 $59
By July 12th, 2018 $79 $69
Race Day Entry* $100 $90 (cash only)
Online Registration Closes Thursday July 12, 2018 at 11:59pm. *Race Day Entry fees include taxes
To Register for the race click here
Date: July 14, 2018
Location: Blue Mountain Resort, Ontario, Canada
Distances: 6K, 10K, 21K
Friday July 13th, 2018
5:00pm-9:00pm Race Kit Pick-Up at The North Face Store in Blue Mountain Village
Saturday July 14th, 2018
6:30am-9:00am Race Kit Pick-Up at The Inn Cafe within Blue Mountain Inn
8:00am 21K Race Start
9:00am 10K Race Start
9:15am 6K Race Start
9:30am First finishers expected
10:00am Patio & BBQ opens
12:00pm Last Finishers expected
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