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| The Gilmore Adventure Race
will be held on
As always, the race
site will be near beautiful Prescott, Arizona.
A portion of the proceeds from this event goes to local Boy Scout Troop 1 to enable them to continue to test themselves with outstanding high adventure activities. In the past, boys from the troop have taken on many exciting challenges, like summiting Half Dome in Yosemite National Park, Deep Sea Fishing, Epic Backpacking, Paddling the Colorado River and competing in Adventure Races.
GENERAL RACE INFO
Annual Gilmore Adventure
Race is held in or around Prescott, AZ.
We now offer 2 course lengths, a 12-15 mile BEGINNER FRIENDLY** (use of GPS reciever is legal) short course, and a long course(no GPS!) covering 20 to 24 miles that will challenge teams of any ability.
The race is of the sprint variety and will take most teams 4-7 hours to complete. It usually incorporates various disciplines including: Orienteering, Trekking, Mountain Biking, Paddling, as well as several Mystery Events.
**Note: Beginner friendly means beginner to Adventure Racing. All participants will need the ability to ride a mountain bike on narrow and sometimes rocky trails.
In 2013, it will be
open to adult teams of 2 & 3/4 persons. Divisions
Female and Masters. As always, there will be special divisions for
Venturing Aged Teens (14-20 yrs.).
There will be NO PADDLING IN 2013.
Save the processiing fee and send us a check!
Registration is CLOSED!These are the forms you need:
Waiver Form (1 per person, sign and mail, email or fax to us)
Medical Form (1 per person, KEEP with your required gear. DO NOT send to us)
Our fax # is 928-776-4466
Read our Refund Policy
or 4 Person Adult Team-
$75 per person.
An Adult team consists of at least one person age 21 or over, an no one under age 14.
2 or 3 Person Venturing Age - $37 per person.
A Venturing Aged team must have all members age 14 to 20.
race was originally designed as a
incorporate the many activities that Boy Scout Venturing Crew 1 took
part in and form them into a one
day race for the Crew members. Our first event covered a
12 miles and we had six 2-person teams made up of our teenaged Crew
members. Over the years, we
grown into a full fledged Adventure Race!
Now open to the public, it has evolved into one of Arizona's most popular and the state's biggest Adventure Race. Teams from as far away as Florida and Washington have come to compete in the GAR.
The race is named in posthumous honor of a former BSA Troop 1 Eagle Scout named Shane Gilmore. Shane was killed in a tragic car accident involving a drunk driver. We chose to name the race after him because he was very active in the high adventure aspects of scouting, and would have loved the sport of Adventure Racing.
|Hundreds of photos from 2013 If you have any photos you want added to our album, let us know and we can get it done!|
is familiar with the UTM system and how to plot and find points on a
map using UTM. Click
here for a tutorial.
Don't let this
scare you, UTM is very easy to
learn and execute.
9/17/2013 - UPDATE - We have had a lot of moisture which means lots of thorns. We suggest that you SLIME YOUR TIRES!
9/19/2013 - UPDATE - You will be plotting coordinates at a scale of 1:15,000 on a topo map.
9/23/2013 - UPDATE - Early Check-in on Friday from 5pm -8pm at Manzanita Outfitters located at 377 N. Montezuma St. in Prescott.
9/25/2013 - UPDATE - Race Site Info has been released! Please see the link at top of page.
E-mail questions to Director@GilmoreAdventureRace.com
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