Calling All Local Trail Runners:

Escape From Prison Hill, race #2 of the Half Marathon Triple Trail Challenge is just days away. There is also be a 10K and a new 5K distance offered at Escape this year. You can register online at Packet pick up and registration will be held Friday evening from 4-7 PM at Ascent Physical Therapy at their new location at 2350 S. Carson St. #3. Their front door faces Curry St. across from the Greenhouse Garden Center. This event is a Carson City classic featuring some great single track trails and spectacular views of the valley and the Eastern Sierra Mountain Range. Come join the fun and the awesome post race food provided by La Enchilada! This event is presented by the Tahoe Mountain Milers Running Club who are known for putting on world class events.

The 3rd event of the Half Marathon Triple Trail Challenge is the Silver State Trail Half Marathon put on in conjunction with the Silver State 50/50 on May 21st. This is another long standing Northern Nevada classic presented by the Silver State Striders. Online registration can also be found on

Runner who complete these half marathons as well as the Carson Canyons Half Marathon, which was held on April 2, will receive a special finishers award yet to be determined. Last year it was a Patagonia Houdini jacket!

Hope to see you next weekend.