Williamsport Community Challenge

Williamsport Community Challenge

Williamsport Community Challenge

( 1 review )
100% of reviewers recommend this race
  • Williamsport,
    Pennsylvania,
    United States
  • November
  • 6 miles/10K
  • Trail Race

Laurie Hess

Lititz, Pennsylvania, United States
5 32
2019
"The Challenge"
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Laurie Hess's thoughts:

On Saturday, My hubby Bill and I traveled to Williamsport, a town about two hours north of us, to take part in the Williamsport Community Challenge trail race.

One intriguing feature of the race is that the race director changes each course every year, so even if you do the same distance two years in a row, you will not be running the same race. Another interesting feature is that you get to run on the Williamsport Water Authority property, a place usually off-limits to hikers, bikers, and runners.

15 minutes before the start we ambled over to the starting line (two orange cones set up on a dirt road), looked for our friend who was also doing the race, listened to the race director’s brief instructions (Follow the orange ribbons!), and were off.

The first part of the race was run on a dirt logging road. It was crowded with 400 runners and difficult to settle into a comfortable pace. We turned onto another, even rougher logging road at the half-mile mark and began climbing. And climbing.

To read the rest of the review, please click the following link: https://meditationsinmotion.wordpress.com/2019/11/10/the-challenge/

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