Cougar Mountain Trail Running Series continues June 11
June 7, 2011
The Cougar Mountain Trail Running Series continues June 11 with a seven-mile run.
Registration is from 7:30-8:30 a.m. at the Sky Country trailhead off 166th Way Southeast. The race begins at 9 a.m., and awards and prizes are scheduled for 11 a.m.
The cost to participate is $35 in advance and $45 the day of the race. Seattle Running Club members receive a discount when they register in advance. Register at www.seattlerunningclub.org. Click “Events” and “Cougar Mountain Trail Run Series.”
Of each racer’s fee, $15 goes toward King County park maintenance and improvements.
The series — in its ninth year — has raised more than $70,000 for King County Parks during the past eight years. Northwest Trail Runs and the Seattle Running Club sponsor the series.
The 2011 series began in May with a five-mile run, and it will continue July 9, Aug. 13 and Oct. 30 with a 10-, 13- and 31-mile race, respectively.