Sunday October 29th, 2017AD
The last Sunday in October
Until then Peace be with you.
the Meadows Foundation
The course is 10.6 miles long and takes about 2 hours. There are 4 short portages. The first is at the Amwell Road bridge with take out on the right, cross the bridge and put in on the left of the canal. All the other portages are around the locks. These are on the tow path, which is graveled, and are about 100 yards long each.
The race will begin at 10:00 at canal house located at 598 Canal Rd, Somerset, NJ 08873-7319 on Blackwells Mills Road and finish at the historic Van Wickle house 1289 Eastern Avenue in Somerset,NJ 08873 ( just off interstate route 287 south of Rutgers prep school).
Classes will be finalized the Friday the week before the race (I need to order the awards), check here. There must be at least 5 entries to establish a class. Entries not naturally occurring in an established class will be assigned to classes based on the whim of the race director.
Prior years' results: 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002 , 2001 , 1999 , 1998 , 1997 , 1996 , 1995
Computer assited timing will be used with manual observations as a backup only if necessary.
|Delaware & Raritan Canal State Park Site , Six Mile Run trail map|
Please consider a donation
Blackwells Mills Canal House Association
Without their help the start of the race would not be as nice!
D & R CanalWatch
email: Racemaster with questions