ECLECTIC EDGE RACING
2018 Truffle Shuffle
Benefiting Veteran Families through St. Vincent de Paul
For further questions, please contact Paula at St. Vincent de Paul (541-687-5820)
Date: Sunday, February 11, 2018
Event Schedule: 10:30am-12:45pm (Race Day Registration),
12:45pm (Kids 700m Fun Run),
1:15pm (2 Mile Run - Open to all ages),
1:15pm (2 Mile Walk - Open to all ages),
2:15pm (4 Mile Run - Open to all ages).
Event Description: Join us for the 36th annual running of a classic Eugene tradition, that features a chocolate truffle for all finishers, with proceeds benefiting St. Vincent de Paul. Funds from the event will benefit Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF). Learn more about the program HERE.
Volunteers: If you would like to volunteer for the event, please contact Ashley Hensley at 541-743-7147
Location: Alton Baker Park - Eugene, Oregon
Distances: 4 mile run, 2 mile run, 2 mile walk, 700m kids run (presented by Jerry's Home Improvement) Click here for a COURSE MAP.
Entry Fees: Through February 10, $25 (without shirt), Ages 17 & Under and 60 & over deduct $5. Long-sleeve tech shirts available for $15. Add $5 to all entry fees if registering on race day. Youth & Adult sizes available; FYI, the tech shirts tend to run large. Veterans receive a complimentary entry.
Registration: Entries can be dropped off at Eugene Running Company, or on race day at the shelters in Alton Baker Park. Entry forms will be available soon. When registering, be sure to designate your team affiliation - team competition is back!
Click below for online registration.
Packet Pickup: Packets will be available on Saturday, February 10, from 11am to 4pm at Eugene Running Company (116 Oakway Center) and on race day from 10:30 am to 12:45 pm at the shelters in Alton Baker Park.
Courses: In the 4 mile, for the first 1/2 mile leading up to the Community Gardens, participants must stay on the left side of Day Island Road at all times - traffic will be flowing on the right side of the road. Click here for a COURSE MAP.
2 Mile Course Note: The 2 mile course has a short out-and-back section on Day Island Road. Please stay to the left of cones and turn at the location as directing by a marshal. The turn-around point is located 32 meters east of the bench on Day Island Road. Click here for a COURSE MAP.
Directions: In Eugene, turn off of MLK Blvd onto Country Club Drive, and then immediately left into the park. Please carpool if possible, as parking space is limited.
Awards: Awards will be presented to the top three male and female finishers in the 4 and 2 mile runs on the day of the race. Prizes will also be awarded to the first place male and female winner of each age group on the day of race; there are no duplicate awards. All participants will be eligible for random prize drawings on race day.
Age Groups: 10 & under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 & over.
Event Benefit: Proceeds from this event benefit St. Vincent de Paul.
Team Competition: Gather up your friends, family members, business associates, non-profit donors and running clubs to support the great things St. Vincent de Paul is doing in our community! The team competition is back - the first five finishing members of each team in the same race will have their times added for a cumulative team time. No team rosters are necessary - just designate your team affiliation at the time of registration. All teams will be competing in an Open division.
For further questions, please contact Paula at St. Vincent de Paul 541-687-5820