RACES

 
2022 OUTDOOR RACES

 

**NEW FOR 2022 - LAST MAN STANDING ENDURANCE RACE
 SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2022

Last Man Standing Endurance Race at Jakes Rocks Trails. This is a 4.1 mile loop race on the top of Jakes Rocks. Runners start every hour on the hour and run the same 4.1 mile loop until there is only one racer left standing (running). T-shirts are guaranteed to those who register before September 10th. Event begins at 7:00 am. May pre-register in-house, online or day of event from 6:00-6:45 am. Email jenafox@warrenymca.org with questions.

Race Date: Saturday, September 17, 2022
Time: Race begins at 7:00 am at Jakes Rocks Trail
Location: Jakes Rocks Trail, Allegheny Reservoir, Rt. 59, Longhouse Drive, Forest Road 492, Warren
Registration: In-house, on-line, or day of the event 
Online: Registration is available online from our Home page at www.warrenymca.org.
Day of Race Registration: 
6:00-6:45 am at Jakes Rocks starting area.
Cost: $60.00 
T-Shirts: T-shirts guaranteed to runners pre-registered before September 10th.  

LAST MAN STANDING 2022 RESULTS

 

SUPERKWIK HALF-MARATHON CHALLENGE - SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2022

Race Date: Saturday, October 8, 2022
Time: Race begins at 9:00 am at the Kinzua Beach, Allegheny Reservoir, Rt. 59, Warren
Registration: Superkwik Registration Form: Click to download and print.
Inhouse: Mail or drop off registration form before October 7th at the Y Front Welcome Desk. 
Online: Registration available online from our Home page at www.warrenymca.org until October 6th. 
Day of Race Registration: 
8:00-8:45 am at Kinzua Beach starting area.

Cost: 
$25.00 Early-bird registration thru October 1st
$30.00 October 2nd thru Race Day.

T-Shirts: Long Sleeve T-shirts guaranteed to runners pre-registered before October 1st. 

TRANSPORTATION:  Runners are asked to be dropped off at the start at the Kinzua Beach. Please do not leave a vehicle at the starting line. If absolutely necessary, limited bus transportation will be provided from the Warren YMCA to the Kinzua Beach start line. This bus will leave the YMCA promptly at 8:00 am.  Runners needing this service must reserve seat by October 1st, as indicated on race application. 
*3 hour cap on finishing race.

 

Course description: 
One of the most beautiful, scenic races in Northwest Pennsylvania! Located within the Allegheny National Forest , this half marathon race will begin at 9:00 am at the Kinzua Beach and proceed east on Route 59 approximately 4 miles toward the Kinzua Dam. Runners will enjoy the scenic view as they run across the dam and then turn left down a steep decline toward Hemlock Avenue. The rolling hills of Hemlock Avenue will take runners approximately 6 miles into the city of Warren, along Pennsylvania Avenue, where they will continue to a left on Irvine Street and then a right on Lexington Avenue. A final left turn onto Carver Street and a right turn to the finish line behind War Memorial Field/YMCA.
Note: Five water stations will be located approximately every 2 - 2 1/2 miles throughout the course with the final station at mile eleven. (The 3rd station will provide Gatorade.)

SuperKwik Results 2021

 

TANGO ADVENTURE RACE - SEE YOU IN 2023!!
CELEBRATING 16 YEARS OF KINZUA COUNTRY TANGO!

BE THE ADVENTURE! The Tango will be back for its 17th year on Saturday, August 5, 2023!
As in prior years, this adventure race starts at 7:00 am with the 1st leg of the event - the 13.1 mile run. Participants will leave from the YMCA in Warren, Pennsylvania and run along the scenic Allegheny River toward Kinzua Beach within the Allegheny National Forest. 

RACE DETAILS:

Distance Running - The 13.1-mile course starts at the YMCA in Warren, Pennsylvania and leads 
you along the scenic Allegheny River.

Biking - This 20-mile ride consists of non-technical mountain biking and National Forest roads. Look
out for wild turkeys and white tail deer. 

Swimming - The next leg will give you a chance to cool off during the 2.2-mile swim. Swim fins and resting will be permitted. All teams must have a safety canoe or kayak accompanying them.

Orienteering - Time for a trek on foot through Cornplanter Country. Well marked points will be located over a rugged 6+ mile course.

Speed Running - Running-Back on foot for a 4.5 mile run from Kinzua Beach back to the Kinzua Dam. Finishes at the tailwaters.

Canoeing  - 8 mile paddle from the tailwaters to Point Park in Warren. Must supply own canoe

NOTE: ALL TRANSITIONS AFTER THE START ARE AT KINZUA BEACH.

**All race teams are responsible for the delivery of their bikes, gear, and canoes to the Kinzua Beach Transition Point.

 

*Pre-race: 
The pre-race events will be held tba at the Warren YMCA, 212 Lexington Avenue, Warren, Pa. on Friday, August 4th. The pre-race team check-in & expo will begin at 6:00 pm and the informational meeting at 7:00 pm.
 

*Post-race: Festivities and awards ceremony will be held at the finish area at Point Park in Warren where there will be food, music and fun for the entire family! 

Divisions:
Solo: One person, completing every event!
Two-Person Complete: Two person Tango where each person competes in all events together.
 

Relay: Up to 2-6 people may compete (pairs are required for canoe and orienteering legs of the Tango)
Special Team Divisions:
Corporate: All members must be actively employed by the same company with the exception of one (1) team member.
Corporate Community: Sponsorship by corporate without employee requirements.
Women's Relay: All team members must be women.
Open: Any combination of participants who do not qualify in the other team categories will be in the open relay division.

*Parental or guardian release signature required along with CEO approval for any participant under 16 years of age.

2022 Tango Results

Check us out and find a registration form at www.kinzuacountrytango.com

Team Finder: If you want to be part of a team and need help, contact Chris Dolan at (814) 726-0110 x121 or email chris@warrenymca.org or call Thad at (814) 726-0110 x110

 

Kinzua Country Tango Waiver