The Wildcat Marathon is back for the fourth year at Cedar Glades Park in Hot Springs, Arkansas!
The event will be in conjunction with the Southern Enduro Tour Stop #2 – the Northwoods Enduro. There will be a coveted King & Queen award for the top male and female who take on both the Wildcat Marathon and the Northwoods Enduro!
The Cedar Glades trails will be combined with the Northwoods trails for tons of fast singletrack, machine cut trail, loads of speed, and tough climbs to make sure your appetite is sure to be fulfilled by the end of your race day!
Course distance and lap details will be provided soon. Course maps will be emailed to all registered racers prior to the race.
To keep our production quality high there will be a cap on the number of racers.
-The custom number plate
-Professional chip timing powered by SPORTident with instant result print out and scoreboard
-Tasty meals & beverages provided on Race Days – Saturday
-Medical support on-site
-Awesome Sponsors! Sweet raffle prizes for pre-registered racers
-Top 5 OPEN Podium Payouts (Full Marathon only)
-Professional awards ceremony with top-notch awards
Cash preferred | Zelle, Venmo, and PayPal also accepted for any onsite purchases – no credit/debit card. This does not apply to any vendors – they will have their own payment options.
Although Aid Stations will be on course always bring plenty of your own hydration and snacks.
Racing Age | What your age will be on 12/31/21
Race Waiver | Must be signed by all participants on-site and anyone under the age of 18 must have a parent present with them at Check In to sign waiver.
This race does not count towards the Southern Enduro Tour points.
These are rain, shine, ice, or snow events except under extreme circumstances in which we will notify all participants of any cancelations.
REFUND & TRANSFER POLICY
Refunds | With a 15% fee we will honor a refund when the request is at least two weeks (14 days) prior to the race.
If the request is made with less than two weeks to the race then a refund will not be available.
Transfers | Will not apply for Wildcat Marathon as we do not have any other marathon races currently scheduled.
We do not accept participant-to-participant transfers.
If you purchased the Event Registration Protection when registering then you will need to contact them via the contact information below:
No refunds or transfers after you have arrived for the race or after the race starts/has happened.
LODGING, CAMPING, & VENUE INFO
Free primitive camping for tents or RVs will be available at the Race Venue site which is located at Cedar Glades Park. Camping will be in a certain area of the park and will be on a first-come, first get what spot you want basis. No showers on-site but there will be porta johns.
Visit Hot Springs provided this link with MANY options if you do not want to camp at Cedar Glades Park: https://www.hotsprings.org/places/lodging/
Also, check out:
Gold-Inn Hot Springs
Dame Fortune’s Cottage Court
Historic Best Motor Court
638 Ouachita Avenue
There is also camping at:
https://www.campgroundviews.com/…/stephens-park-recreation…/ If primitive is not your thing they do have showers, restrooms, potable water, and RV hookups. They are roughly 10 miles from the venue.
And check out area Airbnb’s, Vrbo’s, etc.