Start Times: 20K - 9:00 AM; 10K - 9:30 AM (Note: Masks and social distancing required before and after)
Location: Whipple Dam State Park.
Course: A rolling out-and-back race on unpaved forest roads in Central PA's scenic Rothrock State Forest. Choose your distance, 10K or the new 20K option! Both courses use Leg #4 of the (counterclockwise direction) Tussey Mountainback 50 Mile Relay and Ultramarathon course. Runners start and finish at Whipple Dam State Park.
Registration Fee: None! Mail or bring to the run the waiver forms below. Mail to: Sidewinder, 103 E. Hamilton Ave., State College, PA 16801.
Awards: Age and gender-adjusted scoring using WMA (World Masters Athletics) data. Random prizes.
Course records: 10K - M: Ryan Sullivan 37:13 (2021), F: Chloe Connor 46:12 (2021) 20K - M: Owen Wing 1:12:33 (2021), F: Baylee Robey 1:32:27 (2021)
Directions: From State College, take State Route 26 south to Whipple Dam State Park, beach road. From Altoona, take I-99 to the Tyrone exit, then 453 south, then go left on 550 north. At Warriors Mark, go right on 350 south. At Seven Stars, turn left on 45 east to Pine Grove Mills. At the flashing light, turn right follow 26 over the mountain to WDSP.
More information: http://tusseymountainback.com/events/tussey-teasers