Sunday, March 13, 2011

Capitol Peak 50m/55k update

Greetings Capitol Peak entrants,

Thank you for registering for Capitol Peak 50 mile and 55km near Olympia, WA on April 30, 2011. We appreciate your support in the 7th annual race and also help support Friends of Capitol Forest. We have a few announcements:
1) STILL SPOTS LEFT! There is still plenty of spots available in the 50 mile and 55km. If you know anyone who wants to run, they can still sign up online or mail-in and save. There is also day of race registration but we encourage to sign up early!
We have special hand crafted mugs for age group awards thanks to Mug Revolution as well as many other great prizes and raffles thanks to our fabulous sponsors from Scott, Hammer Nutrition, South Sound Running, The Balanced Athlete, Guerilla Running and many more!
To signup online go to:

2) WANT TO ORDER MORE T-SHIRTS? At 12:00 am, April 4, 2011, the registration fee goes up $10 and also the poly-technical t-shirt orders need to be placed by then. If you already registered, but want to purchase additional t-shirts, please order online at the link below, before April 4. Thanks to UltraSignUp (Mark Gilligan) for giving this extra "shopping" option to place additional t-shirt orders. There are also nice UltraSignUp visors you can purchase at this site.
There are no refunds for race registration or t-shirts after April 4, 2011. T-shirts must be picked up at the race or packet pickup. However, if you can not make the race, please try and get someone pick it up for you or email me so I know to hold your t-shirt.
To purchase additional t-shirts with multiple sizes click on this link:

3) COME HELP VOLUNTEER! We are also offering a special pint glass with the Capitol Peak logo, to anyone who volunteers for trail work in Capitol Forest and/or at the Capitol Peak event on April 30, 2011. Please pass this message onto anyone interested in volunteering at the race on April 30th. Every time you come to trail work in Capitol Forest also gives you an an extra raffle ticket to win prizes at the post-race raffle following Capitol Peak 50/55km.
If you are interested in trail work in Capitol Forest, please come out at one of the scheduled trail work parties:

Thanks for your interest in Capitol Peak Ultras! Stay tuned for more updates. See the websites below for more details on the new start, new course and free camping at the start.

John Pearch
RD-Capitol Peak Ultras
More Info on Capitol Peak 50 mile and 55km see: