SPEEDGOAT 28KM

JULY 21, 2023

28K Course Description

The 28K course is held on the exact same trails as the signature 50k route, This race makes it’s first ascent to the summit of Snowbird, accruing 4500’ along the way on a series of 5 separate climbs.  A quick descent thru the Snowbird Tunnel and halfway down Peruvian Gulch, the trail then turns back up hill on the Ridge Trail back to the Summit.  The final descent has one “bump” climb of 500’, then It’s all downhill on techy an smooth bike trail back to Creekside.  6400’ Climb, all technical terrain. 

28K Course Map

Race Info

Date: Friday, July 21, 2023

Start Time: Coming soon!

Athlete Guide: Coming soon!  

Start List: The start list will be available a few weeks prior to the race. 

Running Stones: Runners who complete the 28k will earn 2 Running Stones into the 2023 UTMB® World Series Finals lottery. 

Cut-off time

    • Hidden Peak #1.  Mile 9.  Cut off time is 11 am.   
    • No exceptions on cutoff times. 

Nutrition & Aid Station

A variety of refreshments and supplies will be available along the route for the exclusive use of participants: 

    • Light (drinks, sweet foods) 
    • Consistent (drinks, sweet foods, salty foods) 
    • Very consistent (drinks, sweet foods, salty foods, starches)

For sustainability reasons, no cups will be provided with the supplies. Race organizers will only supply drinks into the vessels, drums or liquid bags of athletes.  

    • Hidden Peak #1.  Mile 9.   Full aid station.   
    • Hidden Peak #2, Mile 12.4 Full aid station.
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Services

A full array of services awaits athletes for a premium trail running experience:  

    • Registration, Expo and Official Merchandise store will be located at Snowbird Resort.  
    • Athletes will receive a welcome pack with commemorative t-shirt and soft cup at registration.  
    • Fully stocked aid stations will be available on the route.  
    • After conquering the trails, athletes will be awarded with a well-earned Finisher Medal.  
    • Athletes who place first in their categories will be awarded with a unique award in recognition of their achievement.  
    • Post-race food.  

SWAG​

    • Premium finisher medals 
    • Commemorative shirt 
    • Soft cup  
    • Custom 15th anniversary gift 

Results

2022 results can be found here

Rules and Regulations

    1. Snowbird is a pristine mountain environment. Littering is NOT allowed outside 100’ of aid stations.  If you choose to throw a wrapper down outside these parameters, we will disqualify you. 
    2. NO STEPPING on vegetation off the trail, once again, it’s pristine, let’s keep it that way. 
    3. Restrooms are provided on Hidden Peak. Use em’. 
    4. There are NO DOGS allowed in Little Cottonwood Canyon….Anywhere! You MAY NOT leave your dog in a car either. There is a $750 fine if caught, and it will jeopardize the future of the Speedgoat races.  Leave your dog at home. 
    5. No aid between aid stations. 
    6. No special Drop Bag service from crew. 
    7. Headphones ARE permitted, so crank it up, but please be aware of surroundings when overtaking another runner, or if you are overtaken, or at an aid station. 
    8. Any runner seen cutting a switchback will be disqualified. 
    9. Any foreign runner who earns cash, will be subject to tax initially when paid on race day.