The 1st annual Tuscazoar 100 will be held at Camp Tuscazoar in the beautiful hills of Tuscarawas county on August 31st 2019. The event will feature both 100 mile and a 50 mile races.
The course will be a 25 mile loop (4 loops for 100 mile 2 loops for 50 mile) consisting of single track trail, old railroad beds and towpath trail. Along the course you will see beautiful woodlands, overlooks, old iron mine, Dover dam, Tuscawaras river and the historic town of Zoar. Total course elevation of approximately 10,000 feet for the 100 mile and half that for the 50 mile.
Along the course there will be 5 aid stations all will be over stocked with both cold and hot food and snacks as well as water, soda, and electrolyte drinks.
Aid # Milage Access
Route 800 5 runner only
Firehouse bar 8 Water only crew/spectator
Zoar Brewery 9 crew/spectator
Route 800 13.1 runner only
Dover Dam 15.5 water only runner only
Iron mine 18 runner only
Iron Mine 22 runner only
Start/Finish 25 crew/spectator
Schedule of Events
Friday August 30th 4pm-8pm pre race packet pick up
4pm-8pm pre Race dinner
Saturday August 31st 4:00am-5:30am 100 mile race day packet pick up
5:45 pre race instructions/ national anthem
6am 100 mile RACE START
6:15-7:45 50 mile race day packet pick up
7:45 pre race instructions/ national anthem
8am 50 mile RACE START
Sunday September 1st 2pm Race finish closes
Pre Race Dinner
Pre race dinner for all runners is included in race entry fee. Dinner will be served from 4-8 at the camp Tuscazoar Dining Hall. Additional meals may be purchased at the door for family and crew for an additional cost.
There will be a drop bag area by the main aid station at the start/finish that runners will have access to at miles 25, 50, 75 and at the end of the race. This area also will provide plenty of area for your crew to set up during the race, with music, restrooms, campfire and lots of camaraderie as they await your passing and then your finish!
Pacers will only be allowed for the 100 mile distance.
No pacers allowed before mile 50.
Only one pacer at a time per entrant.
Pacers may not mule/carry supplies for their runner.
All pacers must sign a liability waiver.
All pacers must wear a “pacer” bib while with their runner.
Pacers are allowed to help themselves to any food and beverages at aid stations while they are pacing.
Both races will start and finish in front of the Camp Tuscazoar dining hall. This will also serve as the main hub of the race. The Main aid station will be located here where you can see your runner at miles 25,50,75, and Finish! This will be a great area for your crew to hang out. We will have music playing and a fire going all night. There are also restrooms located in this area.
Cut Off Time
There is a 32 hour time limit for the 100 mile race and 30 hours for the 50 mile. All runners must start their last loop by 7am on Sunday morning.
Anyone wanting to volunteer please contact us at email@example.com and we will work with you to figure out how you can best help make this race experience even better for the runners.
All finishers will receive an award.
100 mile finishers Tuscazoar 100 Belt Buckle
50 mile finishers Tuscazoar 50 Medal
Individual awards will be various size containers of maple syrup tapped and made from maple trees right on Camp Tuscazoar property! And will have customized Tuscazoar 100 labels!
100 mile overall winner male and female
100 mile age group by decade 1st and 2nd place male and female
50 mile overall winner male and female
50 mile age group by decade 1st and 2nd place male and female
Cash prizes will be awarded for the top 4 finisher for men and women 100 mile distance only.
Camp Tuscazoar is a nearly 100 year old Boy Scout camp. They have many accommodations to fit your needs. Plenty of primitive camping is located throughout the camp in different form from tent, adirondack shelters, and campers/RV,s both with and without hookups. They also offer bunkhouse style cabins with beds that can be purchased per bed and a few cabins that could fit your whole crew. Please contact Camp Tuscazoar directly to make reservations.http://www.tuscazoar.org/ We encourage entrants to stay at the camp but understand it may not fit everyone’s needs, there are also several nice B&Bs located right on the course. Also there are several hotels located within a short drive from the race.
With your registration you will receive.
Tuscazoar 100 race shirt
Trucker hat (100 mile only)
Pre race Dinner
Abundantly stocked aid stations
An amazing race experience
February 1st-April 31st $190 May 1st – June 31st $225
July 1st- August 30th $250
February 1st- April 31st $90
May 1st- June 31st $115
July 1st- August 30st $130