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39th Living History Farms Off-Road Races

  • Living History Farms
  • Address: 11121 Hickman Road, Urbandale, IA 50322
  • November 18, 2017
  • 9:00 a.m. 7-Mile Race; 10:45 a.m. Youth Races
  • Phone: (800) 529-7684
  • Price: See website
Overview

It's time! The 39th Living History Farms race will celebrate your running with a Hot Post Race Meal brought to you by the Iowa Beef Industry Council and the Iowa Machine Shed Restaurant, VIP packet pick-up, chip timing, and youth runs, You will be challenged by a "SLIGHTLY NEW COURSE over the world's richest farm land as you wade through creeks, dodge farm animals and claw your way to the top of gullies with 7600 (limit) other runners of questionable senses. It's a great way to end the racing season and experience running stories to re-live and re-tell throughout the winter. Stay for the "Outdoors in November" post race lunch, door prizes and awards ceremony. 

 

Events / Start Times:
* 9:00 a.m. 7-Mile Race starts adjacent to the Visitor's Center.
* 10:45 a.m. Youth Races start near the awards stage.


Site:
Living History Farms, Interstate 80 & Hickman Road, Urbandale, Iowa.
Mapquest link here

 

Race Packets:
Friday November 17, 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Visitors Center at Living History Farms.
Saturday November 18, 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., at the Visitors Center at Living History Farms. Shirt size not guaranteed.
Living History Farms, Interstate 80 & Hickman Road, Urbandale, Iowa. Mapquest link here
Mapquest link here

 

VIP Package - a great donation to Living History Farms:
Make a great donation to Living History Farms! Donate $100 (tax deductible) to the LHF in addition to your entry fee and receive a special LHF race limited edition gift, Farm Pottery and guaranteed shirt size whenever you arrive at packet pick-up. You will get to go to the front of the line and will also be allowed to start the race in the front area if you wish. V.I.P. package available

 

Chip Timing - Scoring based on Gun Time.
All runners must wear a chip provided by the race. No chip = no time. The start will be wider and no start mats will be used to allow for a safe and speedy race. Line up by ability!

 

Race Shirt: All 7 mile entrants receive a SOFT long sleeve running shirt. We DO NOT guarentee availability but we do take your size as we needed to order these 3 months out. Be sure to arrive early and get your requested size.


       

39th Living History Farms Off-Road Races