Otter Trot 5k Run/Walk Race Series through West Penn Trail, Westmoreland Heritage Trail, Ghost Town Trail, and the James Mayer River Walk.
NEW for 2019 and in celebration of our 25th year, the Conemaugh Valley Conservancy is introducing our Otter Trot 5K Run/Walk Race Series!!! Get out, get fit, and explore our area trails during this fun and competitive event! REGISTRATION OPENS MARCH 27TH!!! *** Check back soon for online registration. ***
The Race Schedule is as follows:
Saturday, April 27th: 9:00am Race Start on the West Penn Trail, Saltsburg Section
Saturday, May 11th: 9:00am Race Start on the Ghost Town Trail, Ebensburg Section
Saturday, June 8th: 8:00am Race Start on the James Mayer Trail, Riverside Section
Saturday, July 27th: 8:00am Race Start on the Westmoreland Heritage Trail, Saltsburg Section
Saturday, August 24th: 8:00am Race Start on the West Penn Trail, Blairsville Section
Saturday, September 14th: 9:00am Race Start on the Westmoreland Heritage Trail, Murrysville (Duff Park) Section
Sign up for one race or the entire series!!! Series awards will be offered to the top 3 male and top 3 female (overall) scored by the following system:
Points for each Race
1st: 50 points
2nd: 45 points
3rd: 40 points
4th: 35 points
5th: 30 points
6th: 25 points
7th: 20 points
8th: 15 points
9th: 10 points
10th: 5 points
Participation: 5 points
1.) Must complete a minimum of 4 races
2.) Top 4 races will be counted towards points totals
3.) Point total ties are scored in order of total combined time
4.) Your age group for all races is based on your age on December 31st of the Series Year.
5.) CVC reserves the right to modify the Series rules.
Awards will be given to the top 3 male and top 3 female for each individual race as well.
Single Races: $15 CVC Member without T-Shirt, $25 CVC Member With T-Shirt; $20.00 Non-CVC Member without T-Shirt, $30.00 Non-CVC Member With T-Shirt
Race Series (Includes all 6 Races): $75 CVC Member without T-Shirt, $85 CVC Member with T-Shirt; $105 CVC Non-Member without T-Shirt, $115 CVC Non-Member with T-Shirt.
Same Day Race Registrations will be accepted at $25.00 each unless registering for the series.
A CVC Membership is only $25.00 for 1 year for individuals and families!
Water/Refreshments/Snacks will be available at each race.
Race Registration begins at 7:00am for 8:00am races and 8:00am for 9:00am races.