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Saturday, July 14, 2012
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Headwaters Adventure Race

Headwaters Adventure Race July 14th 8:00 am Mantua Village, Portage County Run, Pedal and Paddle to support trails and conservation! Presented by the Portage Park District Foundation, the Headwaters Adventure Race is a fun event that starts and ends at Buchert Park in Mantua Village and features a 2-mile run on the Headwaters Trail, a 10-mile bike ride along scenic rural roads to Camp Hi Canoe Livery in Hiram, and ending with a 5-mile paddle on the Upper Cuyahoga Scenic River. Racers can go solo or as part of a 2-person relay or all-phase team. Race fees are $40/person ($25 for 18 and under) and include a T-shirt and post-race refreshments. Limited boat rentals are available; kayaks for $10, canoes for $15. Buy a raffle ticket for $5.00 for a chance to win a $400 gift certificate for a new bike, service or accessories at the Portage Cyclery, in Ravenna http://www.portagecyclery.com Awards will be given to the top 3 relay and all-phase teams, the top 3 male and female solo racers and first place in each age category. Stay for the day and enjoy Mantua?s ?Art on the Hill? with dozens of arts and crafts booths, food and music. Proceeds from the race will support the Park District park and trail maintenance. The Headwaters Adventure Race is one of three in the ?Crooked River Adventure Race Series? including the Black Squirrel Triathlon and Brady?s Leap Adventure Race, with prizes available for the top 3 combined times of all 3 races for all-phase teams and solo racers. For more information, online registration and a Google map of the Headwaters Race route, please visit www.portageparkdistrict.org, or call the Park District at (330) 297-7728. Headwaters Adventure Race July 14th 8:00 am Mantua Village, Portage County Run, Pedal and Paddle to support trails and conservation! Presented by the Portage Park District Foundation, the Headwaters Adventure Race is a fun event that starts and ends at Buchert Park in Mantua Village and features a 2-mile run on the Headwaters Trail, a 10-mile bike ride along scenic rural roads to Camp Hi Canoe Livery in Hiram, and ending with a 5-mile paddle on the Upper Cuyahoga Scenic River. Racers can go solo or as part of a 2-person relay or all-phase team. Race fees are $40/person ($25 for 18 and under) and include a T-shirt and post-race refreshments. Limited boat rentals are available; kayaks for $10, canoes for $15. Buy a raffle ticket for $5.00 for a chance to win a $400 gift certificate for a new bike, service or accessories at the Portage Cyclery, in Ravenna http://www.portagecyclery.com Awards will be given to the top 3 relay and all-phase teams, the top 3 male and female solo racers and first place in each age category. Stay for the day and enjoy Mantua?s ?Art on the Hill? with dozens of arts and crafts booths, food and music. Proceeds from the race will support the Park District park and trail maintenance. The Headwaters Adventure Race is one of three in the ?Crooked River Adventure Race Series? including the Black Squirrel Triathlon and Brady?s Leap Adventure Race, with prizes available for the top 3 combined times of all 3 races for all-phase teams and solo racers. For more information, online registration and a Google map of the Headwaters Race route, please visit www.portageparkdistrict.org, or call the Park District at (330) 297-7728.

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