Rocky Raccoon 100 Race Report – Alan V

Race: Rocky Raccoon 100 Runner: Alan V Race Date: 02/02/2019 Location: Huntsville State Park, TX Result: 36th- in 22hr 19min Strava Activity Link: 3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most? It was pretty close to home. Last year I think I traveled out of state for all but one. The … Read more

Rocky Raccoon 50M/100M Race Info

Summary: Rocky Raccoon 50M and 100M are popular trail races for beginners looking to complete their first ultras or veterans looking for a PR in either distance. All runnable trails on soft pine needles, wooden bridges and minimally technical, yet sometimes rooty terrain, with minimal elevation change. Loop course with generous cutoffs, and includes a … Read more

Rocky Raccoon 100M – Matt U

What aspects of the race did you like the most? I love the loops. The predictability of this race make it really manageable both psychologically and logistically. The weather. We had a perfect day. Chilly in the morning, not humid during the day, and generally overcast. This made for fast running conditions. Positive vibe. There is … Read more

Rocky Raccoon 50M – Josh B

Share your pro-tips: Have each loop planned out in advance. From goal time, food, water, and clothing. This is a course where anyone could get a PR if the plan is in place. The temperature each year can fluctuate drastically. They have had snow years and years in the 80’s. The race can be cold at … Read more