2009 Blue Canyon Trail Race

Posted on February 27, 2009 by



FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

FEB 27, 2009 – Santa Barbara’s first “cleaner greener” ultra marathon is now taking applicants at Active.com.

The June 6, 2009 Blue Canyon Trail Race® offers challenging 50K, 50M, and 100K out-and-back course options in the Los Padres National Forest, with gains upwards of 10,000 to nearly 20,000 feet. The event is hosted at the family-friendly Rancho Oso resort, just 30 minutes from downtown Santa Barbara ( www.bluecanyontrailrace.com ).

Produced by Blacksmith Endurance® the Blue Canyon Trail Race® is sponsored by National Geographic TOPO! Software, and Hammer Nutrition.  Event organizer Robert Gilcrest rewarded the series’ first applicants with complimentary race fees, to thank them for their involvement in the event, which benefits the Los Padres Forest Association.

Other upcoming Blacksmith Endurance® events include the Oct. 1-4 DRTE 100® ultra marathon; July 11 SUP-port® stand-up paddleboarding race; and an August 1 challenge between paddleboarders and SUPs dubbed the Central California Paddlers Championship®.

For information please contact robert@blacksmithendurance.com or visit our websites: www.bluecanyontrailrace.com; www.drte100.com; www.blacksmithendurance.com

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Contact:

Betsy Crowfoot (805) 448 1439 or betsy@blacksmithendurance.com

Blacksmith Endurance® 1 North Calle Cesar Chavez, Suite 210, Santa Barbara, CA 93103 USA.

Tel. (805) 966-3063   Fax  (805) 966-3163

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