Join us for our first year of the Cirque Series at Grand Targhee. 7.1 miles featuring 2,012' vert.
Prizes Prizes will be distributed at the end of each event and for the overall series winners. There are three categories in which the prizes will be given out: Sport, Expert and Professional. The below cash prizes are based on 500 participants, if less than 500 participants sign up prize list will be porportianly adjusted to the overall number of participants. Prizes for overall placement are as follows:
Pro 1st place - $1000 2nd place - $300 3rd place - $200
Expert 1st - $400 in Gear 2nd - $300 in Gear 3rd - $200 in Gear
Sport 1st - $300 in Gear 2nd - $200 in Gear 3rd - $100 in Gear
Peak Freak - the first male & female athlete to summit the iconic peak wins a prize from Black Diamond & On Running.
Grom Award - the youngest competitor will win a prize from Liberty bottles
Middle of the Pack Award - the person that finished exactly middle will win a prize form Kodiak cakes.
Overall Winner + Points The racers with the most points at the end of all 5 races will be declared the overall winner. The best 4 results will be used to determine the series point total for athletes. The top 20 racers of each event will obtain points. The following is the per stage breakdown as a function of place:
EXPERT 1ST -$500 IN GEAR 2ND-$400 IN GEAR 3RD-$300 IN GEAR
SPORT 1ST - $400 IN GEAR 2ND - $300 IN GEAR 3RD - $200 IN GEAR
**Men's and Women's Divisions
Registration The last day to register is on the day of the event.
Bibs / Timing Chips Cirque Series will utilize Competitive Timing to time the event with a disposable chip placed on the back of your bib. Please do not fold, crush or remove the chip from the bib. You may dispose of the chip/bib after the race is over.
Rules / Guidelines Please help us preserve the beauty of our mountains and assist in maintaining an enjoyable, safe event for everyone involved.
Please respect private property near the trails. Do not trespass. No littering: Participants are encouraged to carry water and food during the event. Please dispose of all waste and recyclables in the proper containers. Please be respectful of all Forest Service officials. Do not impede another runner. Leave no trace: Pack-in pack-out.
Food & Water stations We will provide Honey Stinger gels, water & Gnarly Hydrate on course for all participants. Gnarly Hydrate & water will also be available at finish line.