About the Hurricane 100k
Welcome to Hurricane 100k trail run and relay in Hurricane, West Virginia brought to you by the City of Hurricane, the Dumont Tri County YMCA, and a host of local sponsors.
Get ready to race for a total prize purse of $10,000!
The Hurricane Hundred 100K Trail Race and Relay is 62 glorious miles on the Meeks Mountain Trails in Hurricane WV.
Prizes: $10,000 purse! $2000 for 1st place male and female, $1000 for second place male and female, and $500 for third place male and female. Top coed, female, and male relay teams also get $1000 to split between the three runners.
When: Saturday, September 9, 2023, starting at 6:00 am with a midnight cutoff.
Where: Meeks Mountain Trails, Hurricane, WV. The race command center, crew pit, and team hangout will be in the back of the bowl at the shelter. The race is 100% single track mountain running on 10.3 mile loops. Solo runners will see their crew between each of the 6 laps.
Who: For the heartiest of runners only. Run the 100k solo or as a three-person team doing 20+ miles each. Crew, family, and spectators are welcome to hangout and support their runners. There's a playground nearby and loads of open trails for hiking, biking, running, and exploring.
Pacers: For solo runners, pacers are permitted for the last two loops.
Swag: All runners receive a zip up sweatshirt jacket with male and female sizes available, finisher's award, and a tote with swag from sponsors. All 100k solo finishers, within the 18-hour time limit, will receive a Hurricane 100k belt buckle.
We are a Trail Sisters approved race and offer an equal opportunity for female runners with female specific swag, equal podium spots and prize money, menstrual products at aid stations, and equal space at the starting line.
Please visit our website for additional details including videos and runner profiles. https://www.meeksmountaintrails.org/hurricanehundred
Hundred K Relay
The relay race is open to teams of three: an all-male team, an all-female team, and a coed team. There is a $1000 prize for the top team in each category. Every team will be issued one chip. The chip must cross the finish line 6 times, and the handoff must take place at the finish/start line-not mid trail. Teams will determine the order of runners and laps. The race headquarter is perfect for teams and crews to relax and hangout while their teammates run. When registering, each runner will register themselves.
Registration for the 100k is $110 until February 28, $130 until May 31st, and $150 until September 1st. br />
Registration per team for the relay is $85 per individual until February 28, $100 until May 31st, and $110 until September 1st. Each team member will register themselves.
Registration is limited to 150 runners.
All active military, veterans, first responders, and family members get a 15% discount on their race registration by using code "service" at checkout. Thank you all for your dedicated service to our country.
Stay and Play
The race hotel, Wingate by Wyndham, is offering discounted hotel rates for our out-of-town guests. To book a room, you may also call the Wingate directly at 681-233-2230 and simply say you will be in town for the Hurricane Hundred K at Meeks Mountain Trails. King guest rooms are just $99 and Double Queen/Kings are just $105.
Local time: 2:47 PM
Check out other local restaurants and accommodations on the Putnam CVB website at https://www.visitputnamwv.com/