Prairie Summit RUN-IT Sept 26th, 2021
Our 10th Annual Prairie Summit Run-It TRAIL RACE is Sunday, September 26th. Choose the 5km, 10km or 20km distance or bring the kids for the fun run, ages 3-12. A challenging, hilly course through the wonderful scenic trails Buffalo Pound has to offer. Meadows, trees, and great views! There will be 3 age divisions for the 3 distances, Up to 21, 22-39, 40+ * * 20km Race starts at 10:00am** The 5 & 10km start at 10:20am, kids fun run taking place at noon.
Races & Events
10, or 20km race – $65
5km Race – $45
Kids race – $10
on Wednesday, September 15th, at midnight.
Why we do this race…
The Prairie Summit Shop is proud to support the Greenall Outdoor School program with the proceeds from this event. The Greenall Outdoor students graciously volunteer their time each year to help with trail maintenance, set up and clean up each year. Thanks to your participation in this event, we are able to donate to this great program each year.
New Sponsors & more great prizes!
We are excited to have a few great brands joining our dedicated core of sponsors to make this even better. Huge thanks to The North Face, Cliff Bar, and Buff for their continued support. We would like to welcome Salomon & UltrAspire!
Food & Drinks
There is no post-race meal. We do have an offering of snacks, bagels, muffins, fruit, grilled cheese sandwiches, milk, water, and Gatorade. Feel free to pack a cooler for a post race tailgate party and take in the afternoon at the park, there are picnic tables around the race area to use but we recommend bringing lawn chairs.
About the trails
A challenging, hilly course through the wonderful scenic trails Buffalo Pound has to offer. Meadows, trees, and great views! The 10km course will be using the following trails; Rankins, Junkyard, Rutledge, Weeping Fee, 1/4 Mile, & Twister. The 5 km course will use a portion of the 10km course, cutting back at ¼ mile. The 20km course will use 2 laps of the 10km course. https://www.trailforks.com/region/buffalo-pound-provincial-park/map/
Kids Fun Run!
Parents get your kids ready to run! We will have a fun kids race for ages 3 to 12. It’s only $10 and all little racers will get an awesome prize pack for participating. 3-6 year olds will be doing a loop in on the trails, approx 400 M, and the 7-12-year-olds will be doing an out and back on the trails plus a loop of the campground for approx 800M. Parents are encouraged to run with their kids and the race will take place at 12 noon.
Buffalo Pound Park – Area Map
DIRECTIONS to Buffalo Pound Provincial Park
FROM REGINA: Drive WEST on HWY #1 towards Moose Jaw. Exit to the right for HWY #301 North, then turn right onto HWY #301. Stay on this road until you come to the park entrance. FROM MOOSE JAW: Drive NORTH on HWY#2. Then turn RIGHT onto HWY #202 EAST and drive until you reach the park entrance. FROM SASKATOON: Drive SOUTH on HWY#11. When you go through the town of Chamberlain, turn RIGHT onto HWY#2 SOUTH. Then turn LEFT onto HWY#202 EAST and drive until you reach the park entrance.
Race packet pick up
Pre-race packet pick up will be available on either: Friday, Sept. 24th between 9:30 am-5:30 pm or Saturday, September 25th from 9:00 am-5:00 pm at Prairie Summit Shop – Regina 2018 Park Street (next to Shopper’s Drug Mart) Regina, SK S4N 2G6 Race day packet pick-up will also be available for out of town registrants, and all remaining race packages not picked up on Friday or Saturday will be brought out to the race Sunday morning.
on Wednesday September 15th, at midnight.
Trail running should be fun! The Prairie Summit Run IT was created as a fun trail race to explore what we feel are the best running trails in the province.