First Training Run This Weekend

Posted by on April 16, 2014 at 12:11 pm

The first of two scheduled Ice Age 50 training runs will be held this Saturday at the IAT50 Start/Finish area beginning at 7:30 a.m. We will be running a blue Nordic loop (the first nine miles of the 50-mile course), then out to Confusion Corner where we’ll pick up the southern leg of the Ice [...]

2014 Race Day Livecast

Posted by on April 1, 2014 at 9:22 am

ICE AGE 50 LIVECAST INFO The 2014 The Ice Age Trail 50 Mile will be livecasted beginning at 06:00 AM CST on Saturday, May 10th. Nick Wied will be livecasting the event on his Twitter feed, which you can follow directly by clicking on the hyperlink or following @nmwied on twitter.  As time allows the [...]

Training Runs

Posted by on February 6, 2014 at 2:26 pm

Ice Age will be hosting two informal training runs on Saturday, April 19 (35 miles) and Saturday, April 26 (19 miles) on the Ice Age course. Both runs will start at the Nordic trailhead at 7:30 a.m. More details to come!

Can’t Run?

Posted by on January 22, 2014 at 11:11 am

If you are registered for this year’s race and can’t participate, please notify the Race Director at iceage50rd@sbcglobal.net.

Special Lodging Offer

Posted by on January 3, 2014 at 4:22 pm

The Hampton Inn located in Elkhorn, Wisconsin has reserved a block of rooms for Ice Age runners on race weekend (Friday, May 9 – Sunday, May 11).  The rooms are being offered at a discounted rate, starting at $99/night. There are only a limited number of rooms available.  To reserve yours, use this link: http://hamptoninn.hilton.com/en/hp/groups/personalized/J/JVLEKHX-IEC-20140509/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG [...]

2014 Races Sold Out

Posted by on December 16, 2013 at 9:38 am

The 2014 Ice Age Trail races are sold out. Thanks to everyone who signed up! If you or someone you know would like to experience an ultra without all the running, please consider volunteering. Positions are available to fit almost any schedule. Contact our Volunteer Coordinator, Angela Barbera at abarbera9@aol.com.

Registration Opens This Weekend

Posted by on December 13, 2013 at 10:05 am

Runner registration for the 2014 Ice Age trail races opens this Sunday, December 15th at noon CST. There are caps for all three races, so register early to ensure a spot on race day. If you have any questions, contact the Race Director Jeff Mallach at iceage50rd@sbcglobal.net.

Registration Opens This Sunday

Posted by on December 10, 2013 at 10:19 am

Registration for the 2014 Ice Age trail races opens this Sunday, December 15th at noon CST. Runners can enter via the registration tab on this website or go directly to RunRace.net. Registration will be open for all three races: 50-mile, 50k and the Half Marathon.

Montrail Announces Western States 100 Partnership

Posted by on November 6, 2013 at 9:53 pm

RICHMOND, CALIF. (November 5, 2013) – Montrail is proud to announce a two year partnership with the Western States ® 100-Mile Endurance Run, along with the complete 2014 Montrail Ultra Cup schedule. The relationship between Western States and Montrail began in 2002, when the prestigious trail race was part of the first Ultra Cup, and [...]

Ice Age Will be Part of Montrail Ultra Cup Championship Series

Posted by on October 21, 2013 at 2:26 pm

The Ice Age Trail 50 will again be part of the Montrail Ultra Cup Championship Series.  The Ultra Cup is the nation’s only ultrarunning points series and includes some of the most renowned races in North America.  Ice Age will be the penultimate event in the 2014 series, after the Lake Sonoma 50 and one month before the [...]