Croom 50m And 50k And 16m Fools Run

Saturday, Apr 3, 2021 at 6:00am

Withlacoochee State Forest / Croom Park
26416 Croom Rd
Brooksville, FL 34601

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The 25th Annual Croom Fools Runs course is a hit by everyone who does the race. The trails wind through oak hammocks on a well defined trail that takes runners through some of the best terrain in Florida. The Forest Service has set the race field at 250 runners so register early to ensure a slot - we did sell out last year.

The Fools Run Races

There are 3 races that are part of the Fools Run Races - 50 Mile Fools Run, 50K I'm Not A Fool Run, and John Holmes 16 Mile Run. The main running trail is a 16 Mile loop. The 50 Mile race does 3 loops, the 50K does 2 loops, and the 16 Mile does 1 loop.

Water Stops / Aid Stations

There will be 3 water stops / aid stations along the loop and 16 Mile runners will have 3 water stops. 50 Mile runners with 3 loops will have 12 water stops / aid stations and. 50K runners with 2 loops will have 8 water stops / aid stations. Since this is a loop course, runners of the 50M/50K will have a chance to go through the main staging area during the race and can access drop bags. The aid stations will have water, sports drink, gels, and some food, but understand that this is a trail run and there will not be stops every mile.

Schedule:

6:00 am - 50 Mile
7:00 am - 50K / 16 Mile

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