Upcoming Race Info

My Sham Rox 15K and 5K

Saturday March 17, 2012

Start and finish at McBride Elementary

Racing season is fast approaching! I am going to start to post info about local races coming up that some of you may be interested in. Below is info about the upcoming My Sham Rox race put on by Ultramax. Post to comments if you plan to run so we can all know who to look for on race days. 

My Sham Rox 5K and 15K road race. Saturday March 17, 2012 at McBride Elementary.

-Start time is 7:30AM for the 15K and 8AM for the 5K

– Price is $45 for the 15K (before 3/5) $50 (prior to 3/17) and $55 on race-day. The 5K is $25 (prior to 3/5), $30 (prior to 3/17) and $35 on race day.

-Registration can be completed on-line at  https://secure.getmeregistered.com/get_information.php?event_id=5622 or stop by Ultramax (FKA the Starting Block)

• Overall & Age Division Award

• Post race snacks and drinks

• Finish Photos taken

• Keep your bib after the race for extended Ultramax Sports store discounts!

Runners may pick up packets at The Starting Block on Friday, March 16th, any time between 12:00 pm and 7:00 pm. Packets will also be available for pickup the morning of the race from 6:00 am until 7:15 am, for both the 15K and 5K. Be sure to get there early, as there were long lines last year! For My ShamRox, you are allowed to pick up packets for friends and/or family members.

For further info go to http://ultramaxtri.com/myshamrox/index.html

Volunteers Needed!!!!!

Crossfit Endurance Springfield has been asked by Ultramax to help out at the race. If you are not planning on racing then consider volunteering. Here is the best part…. Ultramax has agreed to compensate anyone from CFE Springfield who volunteers with a $25 Ultramax gift card that can be used toward future race registration.   These are volunteer slots UltraMax needs filled to earn your credit:

Registration/Packet Pickup on 3/16 from 2:30-7:30 PM

Registration/Packet Pickup on 3/17  from 5:45-7:30 AM

Course Marshals 3/17 at 6:45-9:30 AM (end times will vary based on placement on the course)

Aid Stations 3/17 at 7:00-9:30 AM (end times will vary)

Please email kristy@taylorads.com with your name , email, phone #, and slot you want to help with so I can forward it on to UltraMax and communicate with you on logistics, etc. prior to race day and/or packet pickup.

I will be there  leading a CFE style group warm-up before  the race!!  -kt

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2 thoughts on “Upcoming Race Info

  1. I plan on running this race that weekend. Looking forward to it. Great deal for people to help out and get a gift card. Hopefully we can get some people involved in this.

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