January 28, 2017
8:30am (doors open at 7:30am if anyone wants to start earlier)
Two Routes: 2017 is the 12th anniversary Mad Ass. There will be two loops east into the grasslands this year. The out-n-back through Willow Creek Canyon is not recommended this year due to ice and snow. Please click on the route page.
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
12th anniversary - ALMOST FREE.
ADVISORY NOTICE: Please enjoy water-play before you enjoy any adult beverages!
Hosts: MADras Runners' Club, with Steve Webb as the new RD
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.
A malty pilsner brewed with Mecca Grade Estate malt - grown and malted in Madras! Brewed by Central Oregon Homebrewers Organization at Mecca Grade. Taste the locally grown and locally brewed goodness not available to you anywhere else but the Mad Ass!