Cumberland Valley Race Series: 11th Annual Race, Run, Ride & Ramble
The Cumberland Valley Race Series present the Race, Run, Ride or Ramble on the Cumberland Valley Rail Trail. The trail has a smooth crushed stone surface with long sweeping turns through beautiful farmland. Enjoy live music by the Neegly Brothers and a chicken BBQ. All proceeds from the event will benefit the Cumberland Valley Rails-to-Trails Council (CVRTC) and will be used for maintaining the current trail along with extending the trail into Shippensburg and Carlisle.
Race: 15k race @ 1:00 PM -- A point-to-point 15k running race starting at the Newville trail head and finishing at the Shippensburg Township Park. Transportation will be provided for racers from the park to the start in Newville for the first 250 entries.
Run: 5k run @ 11:00 AM -- An out and back 5k fun run/walk beginning and ending at the Shippensburg Township Park.
Ride: 30k ride @ 10:45 AM -- An out and back 30k bike ride from the Shippensburg Township Park to the trailhead in Newville and back to the Township Park. This is a non-competitive ride. A rest stop with a snack will be available at the Newville trailhead.
Ramble: 15k ramble @ 10:00 AM -- A 15k hike from the Shippensburg Township Park to the trailhead in Newville. Water stops will be available along the way. Transportation will be provided from Newville back to the park. The ramble is your opportunity to hike the trail from end to end and not have to arrange a ride back.
1 Mile Fun Run/Walk @ 1:00 PM -- Out and back starting and finishing at Shippensburg Township Park. All finishers 12 & under receive a ribbon. Free but does not include a t-shirt or lunch.
Everyone registered by April 10 is guaranteed at t-shirt. Early registration by mail ends on April 10. Early registration prices available online until April 22.
Registration for all events will occur at the Shippensburg Township Park starting at 9:00 am. Event will be held rain or shine. No refunds. You must be present to receive your award. No awards will be mailed.