Many thanks to all who ran the 4th Annual Sasquatch Preservation 5K Trail Run presented by Katherman Briggs & Greenberg on Saturday, September 13, 2014.
Relive the whole event now watch the finish line video of the Sasquatch 5K courtesy of York Road Runners and see the event results, times, winners, etc.!
SAVE THE DATE – the 5th Annual Sasquatch 5K will tentatively be held on Saturday, September 12, 2015 with a NEW course!
About the 2014 Sasquatch 5K Trail Run
(information from 2014′s run, please watch here for details on 2015!)
We’re back at the scenic Snyder Family Farm for our 4th Annual Sasquatch Preservation Trail Run, an entirely off-road cross-country and trail run. This property is permanently preserved by the Farm & Natural Lands Trust of York County, runners will enjoy mixed terrain and elevation, through the woods, near the Codorus Creek and along mixed crops on some of York County’s best farmland. Keep an eye for native birds, deer, turkeys, snakes and sasquatches, all sharing this beautiful property.
The Sasquatch 5K is chip timed by our friends at York Road Runners. This is NOT a race to miss, as the Sasquatch Preservation Trail Run has been featured in Runner’s World magazine’s list of America’s Top Trail Races!
Parking is limited, so please think of space and the environment, try car pooling!
At the post race awards ceremony you’ll enjoy LOCAL snacks from Flinchbaugh’s Orchard & Farm Market, drinks, cold beer from Brewery Products, live music and some fun surprises to celebrate with your fellow runners.
This is a PRIVATE property, so no trespassing ahead of time for practice runs. Since this is an active farm, please DO NOT BRING ANIMALS. Due to the terrain, we also ask that no strollers are brought on the course.
LOVE THE LAND? SO DO WE!
The Sasquatch Preservation Trail Run benefits Farm & Natural Lands Trust of York County, a land preservation organization dedicated to conservation of our prime agricultural and sensitive environmental landscapes.
Founded in 1990, FNLT holds over 100 conservation easements totaling over 8,000 acres of beautiful land permanently preserved. Please pay a visit at www.farmtrust.org to learn more and see photos of our preserved lands, become a member, and more. Check the Events tab for pictures and results from prior Sasquatch Preservation Trail Runs, as well as our other exciting fundraising events.
All pre-registered runners receive a voucher for a FREE pair of WRIGHTSOCKS running socks, courtesy of our friends at Flying Feet Sport Shoes!
Click here to register now via RunSignUp.com with a small added fee, or send a check to FNLT. Tech-shirts are an additional $5.00 per person. Pricing is $15.00 in July, $20.00 in August and $25 in September. Once we get to September, shirts are on VERY limited availability and will run out days before the race.
NEW FOR 2014 – EARLY PACKET PICK-UP on Friday, September 12th at Flying Feet Sport Shoes from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM. Flying Feet is located at 1511 Mount Rose Avenue in York, PA.
Race day registration starts at 7:30 AM.
AWARDS & PRIZES
Unique awards, prizes and giveaways are in abundance with fruits, vegetables, pumpkins, straw, hay, gift cards, sporting goods and other unusual items. Tying into our outdoors theme – patches are given in place of awards or trophies, a new one each year – collect them all! Prizes awarded to – Top Male & Female, Age Groups, Best Costume and more.
QUESTIONS, COMMENTS, CONCERNS?
Please contact Sean Kenny, Executive Director of Farm & Natural Lands Trust of York County – firstname.lastname@example.org.