Lake Tahoe Big Blue Sprint Adventure Race

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Tahoe Big Blue Sprint Adventure Race

Whether you are just beginning or at an advanced level, the Tahoe Big Blue Sprint Adventure Race is open to anyone and a great way to introduce yourself to the beauty of Lake Tahoe, with its stunning mountain views and areas perfect for hiking, biking, running and kayaking.

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Organization: Big Blue Adventure
Date: 08/15/2015 update info
Time: 6:00:00 AM - 6:00:00 PM
Event Cost: varies
Venue: The Village Green in Incline Village,NV
Phone: (530) 546-1019
Email:
Website: www.tahoetrailrunning.com/trail-runs/big-blue-trail-run/
Event Details:

The Big Blue 5k and 10k trail run happens on the same day as XTERRA Lake Tahoe.  The course starts and finishes at the Village Green in Incline Village, NV.

This is a large open grass community field. The event is set up and staged from here. From the starting area the course heads north and onto the great trail system featuring tall pines, aspens and creek crossings. Run one lap for the 5K or two for the 10K. The second lap starts right back in the venue creating a fun viewing area to cheer on the 10K participants.

Bring the kids as this is a great venue for our shorter kids races for ages 4-12 years.

  • Fun for kayakers on any level
  • A mid September Race
  • A celebration of the North Shore, and the perfect climate of “Indian Summer.”

Overview: Held annually in September, the Tahoe Big Blue Spring Adventure Race is fun for kayakers on any level. The race time is estimated at about 2-4 hours and whether you come to really race or to enjoy the scenic views on the lake, this adventure is sure to be one to remember!

When: A September event each year

Where: Kings Beach

Fees: Entry fees vary. Free for the public to watch

Details: Kayaks come free with each registry. Registrants must come prepared with a two man team. There is also some mandatory gear: mountain bike, helmet, food and water, back pack, running shoes and a pen. Other recommended gear is sunscreen, towel, hat, protective eyewear and a change of clothes.

Rewards from local resorts, restaurants and adventure sports shops among others will be given away to winners.

The challenge kicks off at Kings Beach, located just down Highway 28.