Cass 5K Stump Run: Cass
June 10 All day
The Cass 5K Stump Run is June 10, 2023 and the course starts at 9:00 a.m. at the Cass Community Center.
From the Community Center, runners travel down Front Street to the Greenbrier River Trail (GRT). Total elevation change over the course is less than 60 feet and the majority of the course is at least partly shaded. The course follows the GRT and the largest part of the run is on the GRT, which is a former railroad grade that is essentially flat. The trail hugs the Greenbrier River and offers river views. The race ends at the new trail head in front of the Cass Company Store.
Preregistration is encouraged and registration by May 27, 2023 is rewarded with a lower fee and opportunity for the commemorative item. Preregistration saves time when arriving at the race site. Preregistration welcomes credit card payments; onsite registration requires cash or check payments.
There are ten age groups. Overall top three men and women will receive trophies. The top three in each age group, male and female will receive Award Certificates. Participants are not eligible for two awards as is the race custom.
Find the complete 5K Stump Run course map, registration, fees, age groups, awards, and information at https://tristateracer.com/race/12112
This race supports Cass Scenic Railroad State Park and is being coordinated by the 501(c)(3) Mountain State Railroad & Logging Historical Association, the Foundation of Record supporting the Park. All net proceeds will be used by the Association to support preservation and historical interpretation activities in the Park.
Dogs are welcome to enter and run the course with their owner. Dog registration is free and can be done on the morning of the race. There will be trophies for the winning dogs.