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Bryce Conquer the Mountain 50K
Ultra Marathon Race


Bryce Resort, Basye VA - Saturday, October 16th, 2021

 

Race Description

 

Introducing the inaugural Rev3Endurance Bryce Conquer the Mountain 50K Ultra.  This event will challenge intermediate and advanced runners as they conquer the mountains around Bryce Resort.  Runners will run a single loop course which will consist of paved roads, gravel roads and over 15 miles of mountain trails.  The race route will be marked with directional arrows and cones for turns on the course. No navigational skills needed. All runners will finish the event at Bryce Resort.  Each runner will get a map, shirt, six aid station stops and a Oktoberfest beverage post run. 
 

We look forward to seeing you on Saturday, October 16, 2021, at check-in at Bryce Resort.  Parking will be walking distance from the race HQ in the main parking lot.

Race Location

Event Packet Pickup/Pre-Race Brief: Bryce Resort
Event Start/Finish: Base of the ski slopes at Bryce Resort       
Sponsored by www.BryceResort.com and www.VisitShenandoahCounty.com     
Bryce Resort - 1982 Fairway Dr, Basye, VA 22810
 
If you have friends and family along for the event, or if you're looking for something to do or a place to eat while you're in the area, check out the Family Fun link from the Shenandoah County web site or the Bryce Resort web page.


The start and finish area is located at the base of the Bryce Mountain ski lift behind the Shenandoah Center. All racers should arrive and check in at least one hour before their race and attend the pre-race meeting 30 minutes before the race starts.

Race Distance - Ride with GPS 50K Running Route Map

50 K (15.5 miles of trails, 12 miles of gravel and 4.5 miles of pavement)
Ultra - Six Aid Stations with water, Gatorade, Gatorade gummies, first aid kits and sweet and salt snacks. (2.6 miles, 6.9 miles, 10.5 miles, 16 miles, 26 miles and 29 Miles)
Ride With GPS 50K File - https://ridewithgps.com/routes/34199291

Map with Aid Stations - PDF


Registration Fees
 

  • $80.00 for soloists Early Bird, before December 31, 2020

  • $100.00 for soloist, before July 1, 2021

  • $120.00 for soloist, before September 1, 2021

  • $140.00 for soloist, before October 1, 2021
    Registrations 2 weeks before the race are not guaranteed a shirt.

Virtual Run Registration Fees - Registration Link

$75.00 for the month of October - Virtual Course via GPS (Runners will receive a shirt and medal when they send us a GPS record of their route) - contact Christi once the route has been completed. 
 

Race Start Location

Bryce Resort - 1982 Fairway Dr, Basye, VA 22810

Race Schedule of Events


Early Packet Pick-up

Friday October 15, 2021
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM at Bryce Resort

Race Day Packet Pick-up

Saturday October 16, 2021
5:00 AM - 6:00 AM at Bryce Resort 
6:15 AM: Pre-race briefing (mandatory)
6:30 AM: Run starts - Ultra Race
11:30 AM : Short Course cutoff time (Review 1) at mile 16
3:00 PM: Short course cutoff time (Review 2) at mile 24.5
5:30 PM - Cutoff time, all runners must be off the course

Race Packet Pickup

Packet pickup location will be at Bryce Resort. It is required that all forms be completely filled out and signed for each racer.  You will get your bib number, race t-shirt and course map at packet pick-up.

Equipment Provided By Rev3Endurance

Race maps, aid stations and supply drop. 

Mandatory Equipment (Responsibility of each Racer)

  • Enough food and water for the event (four aid stations with water, Gatorade and snacks will be on the course

  • Cell phone fully charged

Fun things to do in the Shenandoah Valley

Check out the Family Fun link from the Shenandoah County Tourism web site or the Bryce Resort web page.

Lodging
Preferred Lodging option - Shrine Mont - 2.5 miles from the race starting line
(They offer Cottages, Hotel style and bunk house options) 217 Shrine Mont Circle, Orkney Springs, VA 22845
Rustic camping option (grass field near starting line) $10.00 per person for the weekend (Bryce Airport) walking distance to the starting line.

(access to water, port a jons and some shower options) - RSVP to Christi@rev3endurance.com

Use the Bryce Resort Lodging page or the visit Shenandoah County Accommodations web site for options.

 
Post-Race Food

Food will not be served during the award ceremony after the race.  Dining options as well as a full service bar are available at the Copper Kettle Restaurant located inside the Bryce Lodge as well as a traditional German Oktoberfest menu outside at Carter's Huite. 

Results

Unofficial results will be announced at the awards ceremony and post-race official results will be posted to our web site 24–48 hours after the event.

Awards

Top three in each category

Divisions

  • Solo, Male, and Female (Under 18, 19-30, 31-40, 41-50, 51+)


links to Mandatory Race Forms

Race Cancellation

If there is severe weather, the race start may be postponed or the course may be shortened.

Volunteer

Would you like to come out and volunteer for the race?

Send an email to Christi with your time options and we’ll find something to get you involved at the race.