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The Ignite Trail Series features two race filled weekends a year located in the beautiful Chain O' Lakes Indiana State Park. Competitive Ultra Marathon racers from around the country converge to compete on a course that features world class race support and amazing experiences.
Racers are greeted with scenic running ranging from rolling grass pastures, to technical trail running, steep climbs, and views of beautiful lakes throughout the park. We offer multiple race distances to allow runners of various fitness levels to be inspired by the life changing experience that a great Ultramarathon race can provide.
Please check out the details of our races on this site, follow us on facebook, and get ready to sign up for one of the areas greatest Ultramarathon experiences. We look forward to seeing you out there on the trails!
Welcome Trail Runners!
The Glacial Esker 40 will be held at Chain O'Lakes State Park in Albion, Indiana on April 28, 2018.
The Glacial Esker 40 features a 40 mile and 20 mile race option. Please note that this is an IGNITE Trail Series Event, which includes the Indiana Trail 100 held on October 13-14, 2018. The Glacial Esker 40 is a non-profit event managed by ultra-runners with the net proceeds going back to the park. We are convinced that once you run our scenic course you will keep coming back. Whether it's your first 20 mile or 40 mile trail race, we will help you achieve your goals.
Please review the rest of our website for more race details, including registration.
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