The 2016 Traprock 17k and 50k will be held Saturday, April 16, 2016 at Penwood State Park in Bloomfield, CT.
The Traprock 50K is a 3 loop course of approximately 10.5-11 miles per loop. There will be two separate races (one and three loops). It is a rolling course with 50 % technical single track on the Metacomet Trail. The balance of the course is double-track.
Consisting entirely of rolling forest roads or single track that can be extremely rocky, the course will provide a true test of the runner’s fitness and mental stamina. You should only consider entering this race if you are confident you have sufficient running experience such as having completed a recent road or trail marathon. If you have any questions or concerns about your ability to complete this race but would still like to enter, please contact the race director.
The registration fee is $tBD which includes a New Balance long sleeve tech race shirt.
Race Directors donate excess race $ to Connecticut Forest and Parks and other local non-profits
Registration closes on March 22 and there will be no race day registration.
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Race day packet pickup starts at 7:30
The 50K race will start at 8:30
The 17k race will start at 9:30
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PLEASE NOTE THAT THE TRAPROCK RACES ARE PART OF THE CONNECTICUT FOREST AND PARKS BLUE BLAZED TRAIL SERIES. THE NEXT RACE AFTER TRAPROCK IS SOAPSTONE. FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE SERIES, PLEASE GO TO