Sunday 7th October 2018
Cromwell Valley Park, Parkville, MD: 2002 Cromwell Bridge Rd, Parkville, United States
5K trail option added in 2018
. The 21k will be a TWO lap run of the 10k ONE lap course.
For those that are new to trail running and not sure what to expect, this will NOT be your normal little run down a flat crushed rock NCR type trail. To the more experienced types, this will be what you are looking for. The course will have flat/fast sections, rolling hills, minor stream crossing, fast descents, technical sections (ROCKS AND ROOTS) and HILLS, HILLS, and HILLS. Just remember “What goes up..must come down!!”.
The mission of the BLUE STEEL STAMPEDE 10K Trail Race is to bring the awareness of the Concerns of Police Survivors ( C.O.P.S.) organization and the incredible support services they provide to the family members of Police Officers killed during the line of duty.
|Directions/Parking:||FROM WEST-From IS 695 "Inner Loop" take exit 29A to light and make LEFT onto Cromwell Brdg Rd. Park is 1 mile on left.Take the SECOND Entrance " Willow Grove"into the park. FROM EAST-From IS 695 " Outer Loop"take exit 29B to Cromwell Brdg Rd. to light and make left at Cromwell Brdg Rd. Park is 1 mile on left.Take the SECOND Entrance " Willow Grove" into the park. Google map: http://g.co/maps/rtfv2|
|SHIRTS/RACE Day Info...:|| |
Park will open at 0700 and race day check in will start at 0730. Post race food will begin at 10:15 and AWARDS at (10k)10:45ish and 11:15 for the 21k.
RACE DAY SIGN UP will ONLY be available after a purchase of a PLOW On gum box ($30)from the PLOW On tent on site. Apon purchase, bring receipt to registration table and sign up for the 10k($20) or 21k($40).Race shirt NOT included!!!
|COURSE Info.:|| |
A complete course view is available on the race web site BSS10K.com. The course is right at a 10K and offers 900 feet of elevation gain for the 10K and 1800 for the 21K. The 21 K course is a SECOND lap of the 10K course.. Be READY....This course will throw everything at you...ROCKS, ROOTS,UPHILLS/DOWNHILLS,FAST SECTION and QUAD BURNING CLIMBS..ENJOY!!! There will be 1 water stop for the 10K at the half way point and 3 water stops for th 21K. A post race food/FEAST that you will not find anywhere else. Don't plan on setting your 10K/21K PR with this course. Everything that you expect in a trail race is here. There will be ONE "CUT OFF TIME " for the 21k , NONE for the 10k. The cut off time is 1hr 30min from the race start. The "CUT OFF' will be at the SECOND water stop( fail to make it and you can finish officially as a 10K).
NEW for 2018 is the 5K race. This was developed with the beginner trail runner in mind but also to show off why running trails is an adventure.
|**10-43 for L.E.Os***:||*L.E.O.s,* please email me from your work email( BSS10Kinfo@gmail.com) prior to signing up. I will send you a discount code to use when the registration process ask for a "DISCOUNT". I'll send it to your WORK email to make sure you are a L.E.O. This code is only good for this year and one per officer. If you know another officer who wants to run, have them email me. I want to have an count of how many L.E.Os run. If they/you don't email mail me ,you wont receive the discount and I wont know your a L.E.O. THANKS!|
PLOW ON GUM
12 White Pine Ct., Hunt Valley