Eastern Missouri Ultra Series
Since 2005, the St. Louis Ultrarunners Group has held a annual competition focusing on a series of ultra events in the Eastern Missouri region. A point based format, the 2016 series represents six Ultramarathons participants can accumulate points with.
Howard L.Aslinger Foundatation 24-12-1 hour Endurance Weekend - a serious opportunity for competitors to start the season off earning big points. Don’t underestimate the format of the event – it might surprise you.
Double Chubb 25K/50K – the first trail race of the year and it is a fun one. Folks attempting to win their age group in the EMUS will definitely need these points later in the year.
Berryman Marathon/50mile Run – unpredictable sums it up in a word. A challenging trail by itself but throw in the crazy weather we have in May it is anyone’s guess.
Get Your Butt Kicked @ 66 - A midsummer race new to the EMUS series where runners can add points.
Flatlanders 6 & 12 Hour Runs – gives runners a chance to rack up the miles for a great cause. If someone has fallen behind in their points this race can surely alter your ranking.
SLUGS are automatically entered in the EMUS series when they participate in a SLUG event. Winners of each age division will receive a beautiful plaque at the end of the series.
1 point per mile
30 points for winning an age group
20 points for second in age group
10 points for third in age group
10 points for winning overall
Best of luck to all runners!