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SCHUYLKILL RIVER RELAY 50K APRIL 18, 2020

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The Schuylkill River Relay is a 50K race that starts and finishes at Lock 60 on the Schuylkill Canal in Mont Clare, Pennsylvania. The course extends all the way to Conshohocken and back again. The Relay is divided into six, five to six mile legs.

Aid stations occur at the transition points. 

Runners can compete as individuals or in teams of 3 or 6 members. Teams are assigned timing bracelets on race day.

At the finish line, your unique finisher medals, cold Sly Fox SRT Pale Ales, live music, friends, family, and food trucks await!

* Rain or Shine

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SCHUYLKILL RIVER RELAY RACE COURSE

The Schuylkill River Relay is a 50 kilometer race. It starts and ends at Saint Michael's Park, which adjoins Lock 60 in Mont Clare, Pennsylvania (adjacent to Phoenixville in Montgomery County). 

 

This race begins in waves, starting at 9:00 A.M. Your start time is based on your self-declared finishing estimate and must be provided at registration. Runners who expect a longer finish time start first. All runners will be on the course by 10:45 A.M. Awards for fastest 1st, 2nd and 3rd teams of 3 and 6 in male, female, and coed as well as 1st place for Masters teams of 3 and 6. 


Runners follow the Schuylkill River Trail through scenic Montgomery County and Valley Forge National Park all the way to Conshohocken. The turn-around point for this race is located at Conshohocken Brewing Company on the Schuylkill River Trail. At the finish line, every runner can enjoy an ice cold Sly Fox SRT Ale and the party continues with live music, food trucks and Sly Fox beer in the sunshine. 

EARLY + RACE DAY PACKET PICKUP

 

Early bib pickup: Thurs., April 16 from 6:00 - 9:00 P.M. at Sly Fox Brewing in Phoenixville. 

Mark your calendars: have a beer and get your bib early so you can sleep in on race day! T-shirts, growlers, buckets, magnets, koozies and other merchandise will be available for sale.  Team Captains can pick up for the whole team.

 

Race Day bib pickup begins at 8:00 a.m. under the pavilion at St. Michael's. Race time is 9:00 a.m.

RACE DAY PARKING

Start, finish and festival parking at

Saint Michael's Grove

400 Jacobs Street, Mont Clare PA 19403 GPS- 40°08'25.5"N 75°30'30.0"W

 

Start line is on Tow Path Road

GPS - 40.137579, -75.509066

 

Arrive with enough time to walk from the parking area to the start line, which is ~1k from St. Michael's Grove.

BEER  SRT ALE 

Every finisher can savor the day with a cold can of SRT Ale! 

Cyclists, runners, climbers, golfers and hikers meet at Sly Fox pubs after days spent doing what they love. Brewed in the vibrant communities of Phoenixville and Pottstown, Pennsylvania's Sly Fox beer has become synonymous with outdoor adventure and the active lifestyle. The Sly Fox adventure is a commitment to brew authentic styles of beer with excellence while continuing to support outdoor lifestyles and organizations. 

The Brewery's embrace of outdoor activity was evident before Sly Fox became a pioneer in the craft beer canning movement. Cans pack better for people on the go. They weigh less so you can do more. They stay colder longer and infinitely recyclable cans can be crushed to pack out of any adventure.

 

CHARITY   SCHUYLKILL CANAL ASSOCIATION

The SCA organizes and empowers residents, corporations, and governmental bodies to participate in the preservation of the Schuylkill Canal: a unique Southeastern PA resource. Each year, roughly 25,000 people visit the area for recreation or for historical interest. Fishing, canoeing, bicycling, picnicking, hiking, and jogging are all easily accommodated along the canal. 

 

Add-a-donation at registration checkout. Your good deed will be rewarded with a nifty campfire mug (pictured below). The hefty, speckled stoneware mug holds 15 ounces - and no one will know if it's coffee, tea or beer!

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MEDALS + RACE GEAR

Each Schuylkill River Relay finisher receives:

  • a race tee,

  • a neck medal that corresponds to the leg of the SRT 5K they ran, and

  • an ice cold Sly Fox SRT Ale!

 

NEW THIS YEAR! Ultras get a sweet SRT Ultra metal and enamel belt buckle!

Want all three SRT finisher medals? Additional letters can be purchased after the race when you make a $20 donation to the Schuylkill Canal Association! 

Awards: 1st, 2nd, 3rd overall teams of 3 and 6, in Male, Female and Coed divisions. 

Masters Division: 1st team of 3 and 6 where all runners are >40

SLY FOX BREWERY

Considered to be one of the premier craft brewers in the Mid-Atlantic region, Sly Fox Brewing Company has crafted more than 100 different varieties since their inaugural brew in December 1995. The company was an early adopter of the craft-beer-in-a-can revolution and became the first craft brewery in the Mid-Atlantic region to put in a canning line in 2006, at Royersford. The awarding of a Gold Medal to Sly Fox Pikeland Pilsner at the 2007 Great American Beer Festival in Denver marked the first time a GABF medal of any sort had been given to a canned craft beer.

 

Sly Fox beers are currently available in Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia and Washington DC.

 

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Outdoors

Find an Adventure

Hiking, Ballooning, History, we have it all

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Valley Forge and Montgomery County are home to 100's of things to do!

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Registration will open
January 2020
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