2015 FALL 50 EVENT GUIDE AVAILABLE (CLICK HERE)

The 2015 Door County Fall 50 Event Guide is now available online.  It has the individual leg maps and lots of useful information for team members and captains.    Full-color, printed copies of the event guide will be available at packet pick up on race weekend. Click on this article and the image at the …

RUNNING WITH ROY: RUN THE WHOLE WAY, NO WAY!

One of the most common misconceptions runners new to ultra marathon distances, is that they have to run the whole way. Although there are many talented and experienced athletes that art capable of running 50-miles non-stop, most do not. Even the elite stop to eat and take fluids and walk a bit while refueling. At …

RUNNING WITH ROY: WHEN THE SHOE DOES NOT FIT, LEARN FROM IT

“The way things are looking right now, I may be a spectator rather than a participant for the first time at this year’s Fall 50.” . Following a broken arm during a 50k trail race on May 30 and some rehab, I was able to start running in earnest the first week of July. I …

2015 FALL 50 TEAM RELAY SOLD OUT

NO APRIL FOOL’S JOKE…Registration for the relay categories (both pairs and team) of the tenth annual Door County Fall 50 reached its full capacity of 500 teams in just one day on Wednesday, April 1st.  In order to limit congestion and maintain safety at the start line, at the finish line and at the rest stations along the …

2015 REGISTRATION OPENS APRIL 1

Registration for the October 24, 2015 Door County Fall 50 will open on April 1, 2015 at Noon CST.  This year’s capacity will be 300 solo runners (no change) and 500 teams, up 10% from last year.  CLICK HERE for registration fees and other details.  Despite rumors to the contrary, Sean Ryan is still the …

2014 FALL 50 EVENT GUIDE AVAILABLE

The 2014 Door County Fall 50 Event Guide is now available online.  It has the individual leg maps and lots of useful information for team members and captains.  CLICK HERE to download the event guide in pdf format.  Full-color, printed copies of the event guide will be available at packet pick up on race weekend.  

2014 START TIMES POSTED

Start time assignments for this year’s Door County Fall 50 are now posted to the event website.  See button on the right side.   SOLO RUNNERS: All solo runners will begin at 7:00 am to afford them the maximum amount of daylight possible to complete the event. The course closes at 6 pm so there …

RELAY DIVISIONS SOLD OUT

No April Fool’s Joke…Registration for the relay categories (both pairs and team) of the ninth annual Door County Fall 50 reached its full capacity of 450 teams just one hour after registration opened at Noon on Tuesday, April 1st.  In order to limit congestion and maintain safety at the start line, at the finish line …

FALL 50 TO HOST 50 MILE ROAD CHAMPIONSHIPS IN 2014 & 2015

On December 7th, USA Track & Field’s Mountain/Ultra/Trail Council awarded the 2014 and 2015 50 Mile Road Championships to the Door County Fall 50. There were two races bidding to host the race.  The other race, the Tussey Mountainback Relay in Pennsylvania, has hosted the event for the past six years.  The bid by Fall …