FlatRock 50K/25K

September 25, 2021
Independence, KS



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FlatRock 50K/25K


FlatRock 50K/25K September 25th 2021
50K / 7:30 AM start; 10-hour time limit • 25K / 8:30 AM start; 9-hour time limit

Course Description
Elk River Hiking Trail. Accurately measured forest trail winding through unique limestone bluffs, rock formations & picturesque vistas. Mostly single-track, out & back, very rocky, no long hills.

Aid Stations
9 Aid Stations in the 50K–7 fully-stocked with water, electrolyte drink & snack-type foods, 2 water only. 3 fully stocked aid stations in the 25K. Approximate distance between aid stations is 3.5 miles with no distance greater than 4 miles between aid stations in either event.

Check-In/Staging Area
Race headquarters will be located in the Outlet Channel Group Shelter (north side of the Elk City Lake dam). Packet pick-up will be held on Friday evening September 25th, 2020. Late packet pick-up Saturday Morning, September 26th, 2020 from 6-8 AM. If you have never been to FlatRock before we highly recommend allowing a little extra drive time, especially if you plan on driving in the morning of the race. Map to the staging area can be found by clicking the link below:

FlatRock 50K & 25K Staging Location

Campsites (with & without electricity) & showers are available near starting line (Army Corps of Engineers/620-336-2741). Motels in Independence are approximately 7 miles away (Independence Chamber of Commerce 620-331-1890).

Knighting Ceremony of “FlatRock Hall of Pain” inductees will begin after the final finishers.

“FlatRock Hall of Pain” lifetime cloth race bibs to ten-consecutive year finishers.

Complimentary race photos by Mile 90 Photography.