Lake Sonoma Announces Trail and Ultra Race Event Date for 2025 and Opens Registration

April 29, 2024

Lake Sonoma, California – April 29, 2024 /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – Lake Sonoma, renowned for its breathtaking natural beauty and challenging terrain, is thrilled to announce its lineup of trail and ultra race events for the year 2025. On Saturday, April 12th, 2025, the picturesque landscape of Lake Sonoma will serve as the backdrop for three exhilarating races: the Lake Sonoma 50 Mile, Marathon, and Trail Sisters Half Marathon. All three events will take place on Saturday, the 50 starting at 6:30am, Marathon at 8:00am, and the Half Marathon at 10:00am.

Participants can look forward to an unforgettable experience as they traverse the stunning trails surrounding Lake Sonoma, offering panoramic views of rolling hills, lush forests, and shimmering waters. Whether seasoned ultrarunners or first-time trail racers, runners of all levels will find a challenge that matches their skill and ambition.

The flagship event, the Lake Sonoma 50 Mile (LS50), promises to test the endurance and determination of athletes as they navigate a demanding course that winds through sweet single track and relentless rolling climbs. With its reputation as one of the iconic 50-mile races in the country, the Lake Sonoma 50 Mile attracts elite ultrarunners from around the globe, vying for glory amidst the stunning backdrop of California’s wine country. The LS50 winners go on to win Western States, the UTMB world series and become members of the USATR Mountain, Ultra and Trail Running team, states Skip Brand, Lake Sonoma Race Series Director and Founder of Healdsburg Running Company.

For those seeking a shorter but no less thrilling challenge, the Lake Sonoma Marathon offers a 26.2-mile journey through the region’s most scenic lake side landscapes. Runners will push their limits as they conquer rolling hills on California carpeted trails, all while immersing themselves in the beauty of Lake Sonoma and its surroundings.

Additionally, the Trail Sisters Half Marathon provides a welcoming and empowering environment for female runners to showcase their strength and endurance on the trails. With a focus on camaraderie and community, the Trail Sisters Half Marathon celebrates women in trail running and encourages participants to push beyond their perceived limits. The new 2025 course will begin at Lone Rock parking area, finishing in the large trail fest location of Lake Sonoma near the Visitor Center (same as 50 & Marathon.)

“We are delighted to once again host these incredible trail and ultra race events at Lake Sonoma,” said Race Director, Gina Lucrezi. “Each year, we strive to provide an unforgettable experience for our participants, combining challenging courses with the unparalleled beauty of our natural surroundings. Whether you’re a seasoned ultrarunner or new to the trails, we invite you to join us for an adventure you won’t forget.”

Early bird registration for all three events opens on May 1st, 2024, offering participants the opportunity to secure their spot at a discounted rate. With limited entries available, early registration is recommended to guarantee a place in these highly anticipated races.

For more information and to register, please visit Lake Sonoma’s official website. Follow Lake Sonoma on social media for the latest updates and announcements.

About Lake Sonoma: Located in the heart of California’s wine country, Lake Sonoma offers breathtaking scenery and challenging trails for outdoor enthusiasts. Each year, Lake Sonoma hosts a series of trail and ultra race events, attracting athletes from around the world to test their skills against the backdrop of its stunning landscape. Healdsburg Running Company is the Lake Sonoma Race Series host.

Media Contact: Gina Lucrezi Race Director, Lake Sonoma Email: racedirector@lakesonoma50.com

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