The Inaugural Kauai 50 Mile Race will be around Kauai Coffee Farm! The course will consist of 4, 12.5 mile loops around the Coffee Farm. For a portion of the race, the route will hug the coastline and boast some epic views! The race terrain will be on non-technical dirt paths and the elevation gain will be minimal.
We will have EMT's and health professionals on site during the duration of the race. Course markings will be very clear to ensure runners don't get lost on the course.
In the very unlikely situation, The Kauai 50 does not take place, all registered participants will receive a full refund for their race signup!
Prize Money Distributions
1ST PLACE MALE AND FEMALE: $15,000.00 USD
2ND PLACE MALE AND FEMALE: $5,000.00 USD
3RD PLACE MALE AND FEMALE: $3,000.00 USD
4TH PLACE MALE AND FEMALE: $1,500.00 USD
5TH PLACE MALE AND FEMALE: $500.00 USD
Race Purse Explanation
The race director Brady Silverwood, is an ultra runner himself and has even completed a solo cross country run spanning from Keansburg, New Jersey to San Diego, California- a total distance of 3,311 Miles. He is very familiar with ultra running and has always wished that more races in the sport rewarded runners more than they do. What better way to ignite the change, then incorporating a huge race purse himself in The Kauai 50. Aside from running, In 2018. Brady sold Sunny Co Clothing, the worldwide Swimsuit Brand that can be found online or in retail stores like Marshalls across the nation. In addition, Brady is a part owner in industrial and residential real estate properties across Southern California. Brady has invested over $100,000 into this race including the $50,000 race purse mentioned above.
Race Start/ Finish/ Cutoff Times
The race will begin at 6:00 AM HST on August 5th. The race will finish at 7:00 PM HST on August 5th. Runners will have 13 hours to complete all 4 loops on the course. Runners must start the final loop on the course by 3:45 PM, or they will not be able to continue.
The Kauai 50 plans on having 3-4 aid stations throughout the race, approximately every 4 miles. More information on exact locations of aid stations will be disclosed closer to race.
Destination Info/ Where to Stay
Kauai was recently ranked 7th as the best island in the world by Insider.com. 97% of Kauai is composed of undeveloped mountains and rainforests. Not only can you compete in one of the best new ultra races, but you can also enjoy one of the most sought after destinations in the world along with your family or/and friends. We recommend runners stay in Poipu, or Kalaheo. The town of Poipu is only a few miles from the start of the race in Kalaheo and is home to some of the grandest beachfront hotels on the Island.
Sponsorships or Race Questions
If you would like your brand to be associated with the Inaugural Kauai 50 Race or you simply have a race question, please email our race director at the following: firstname.lastname@example.org .
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