January 30, 2016
8:30am (doors open at 7:30am if anyone wants to start earlier)
Two Routes: 2016 is the 11th anniversary Mad Ass. The loop east into the grasslands will be changed to keep you on dirt longer; the out-n-back through Willow Creek Canyon to Lake Simtustus is the same as previous years.
GREAT EARTH CAFE - a new local sponsor! Visit them in downtown Madras at 46 SW D Street and thank them for their support of running and healthy food options in our community!
Start/Finish: Madras Aquatic Center, 1195 SE Kemper Way, Madras, OR 97741 (541) 475-4253
11th anniversary - ALMOST FREE.
ADVISORY NOTICE: Please enjoy water-play before you enjoy any adult beverages!
Hosts: Stan and Mo (aka Brew-Master)
As always - pot luck after the run plus soup & chili. Bring a side dish you enjoy post-run to share with your friends!
NOTE - there is no oven, nor stove-top burners at the MAC. Pot-luck dishes in electric chaffers, hot-pots etc. can be plugged in. We will have access to a microwave oven.
MADras Runners - our organizing entity! A local non-profit whose mission is to help others discover the enjoyment of group running. All proceeds go into the Jack Watts Memorial Scholarship, supporting high school runners in Jefferson County.
MadAss BuzzBuzz (a MadAss tradition) - coffee chocolate stout
Cold Start - an India Pale Lager (2014 & 2015 favorite brew - it didn't last long). This year dry-hopped with Madras Cascade hops.
Mo's surprise - "Before I was grey" (a red ale x brown ale)