• Consists of 4 out-and-back segments for the 50m and three for the 50k.
  • The races follow the Lakefront running path.
  • Mostly asphalt with some concrete sections.
  • One of the flattest 50k and 50 mile courses in North America.
  • The current 50 mi. world record was set on Chicago's lakefront in 1984.
  • 50k course map
  • 50 Mile course map

Upcoming Races

Oct 31 2020
50 KM
3 out-and-back segments
Out and Back Course
1 Elevation Rating
Flat or nearly flat
1 Surface Rating
Paved or very smooth surface
Oct 31 2020
50 Miles
4 out-and-back segments
Out and Back Course
11 :00 Cutoff
1 Elevation Rating
Flat or nearly flat
1 Surface Rating
Paved or very smooth surface

Results

50 KM View course top times

Date Finishers Top Result Top Result (F)
11/02/19 84 3:50:59 4:34:09
10/27/18 100 3:36:34 4:37:28
10/28/17 121 3:40:50 4:41:10
10/29/16 105 3:31:34 3:34:56
10/31/15 123 3:58:21 4:10:10
11/02/13 177 3:19:03 3:42:26
10/27/12 178 3:30:56 3:44:50
10/29/11 188 3:27:54 4:00:04
10/30/10 186 3:35:41 3:56:09
10/31/09 146 3:21:43 4:18:30
11/01/08 117 3:35:25 4:11:16
10/27/07 178 3:35:00 4:22:50
10/28/06 142 3:20:41 4:28:07
10/29/05 118 3:49:06 3:49:38
10/30/04 127 3:35:47 4:06:15
11/01/03 137 3:21:30 4:03:06
10/26/02 105 3:32:36 4:11:30
11/03/01 138 3:17:44 4:19:27
10/28/00 141 3:25:48 4:06:06

50 Miles View course top times

Date Finishers Top Result Top Result (F)
11/02/19 30 6:28:32 7:48:57
10/27/18 42 6:54:09 7:19:01
10/28/17 48 5:14:55 6:20:22
10/29/16 40 6:29:05 7:20:00
10/31/15 39 7:04:55 7:45:28
11/02/13 86 5:12:36 7:31:30
10/27/12 82 6:33:31 7:03:01
10/29/11 76 5:32:25 7:45:40
10/30/10 61 6:13:25 7:14:37
10/31/09 60 5:25:26 6:56:20
11/01/08 62 5:41:26 7:35:49
10/27/07 76 5:31:51 7:55:24
10/28/06 50 6:05:09 8:31:49
10/29/05 44 6:44:45 6:53:41
10/30/04 38 7:05:52 7:20:29
11/01/03 40 7:02:33 7:43:07
We try to keep the most accurate information about this race, but changes do happen. Always visit the official race website for the most up to date information.

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