Ramblin' Runners Redundant Run / The Dizzy GOAT 3, 6, and 12 hour runs
June 22, 2013 - Schramm Park State Recreation Area
Due to popular demand, registration for the 2013 Dizzy GOAT - 3 / 6 / 12 hour runs is now closed.
Come on out to the Ramblin' Runners Redundant Run, or as we like to call it The Dizzy GOAT. You choose how long you run, walk, or crawl on this challenging 3.25 mile looped course... Over and over and over and.... Get the idea? Redundant...
The Dizzy GOAT is the 5th race in the Great Plains Trail Series (GPTS) hosted by Angry Cow Adventures and The Greater Omaha Area Trail-runners. Points scored during this and all races in the series will apply to your overall standing. Series winners will be determined after the series finale, the 2nd Annual G.O.A.T.z Trail Runs at Cunningham Lake on October 27th, 2013.
Pre-race update - June 15, 2013
Less than a week until The Dizzy GOAT. Latest update email can be found here. Be sure to read for updates on parking and changes to The Dizzy GOAT race day guide.
Post-race update - June 24, 2013
Well, it's been a long, tiring, and rewarding past few days. Just want to give a quick thank you to all of the runners, volunteers, friends, family, and fellow race directors/planners (Will Turner, TJ Ernst, and Jody Green) who helped make the first Dizzy GOAT - 3 / 6 / 12 Hour Runs a huge success. You came and you conquered Schramm Park State Recreation Area on a hot day over and over and over again, 3.25 grueling miles at a time. Your attitudes of perseverence and support for one another were a joy to watch and be a part of.
I will have a better thank you to everyone soon. Until then here are your preliminary results. Note the ages and accomplishments in the races. Ages 12 to 70 were represented. If that ain't cool, I don't know what is:
|The Dizzy GOAT - 3 / 6 / 12 Hour Run Preliminary Results|
|3 Hour||6 Hour||12 Hour|
Male - Todd Nott (6 laps/19.5 miles
Female - Emily Langdon (5 laps/16.25)
Male - Kyle Clouston (8 laps/26 miles)
Female - Lori Wilson (8 laps/26 miles)
Male - Mike Christensen (19 laps/61.75 miles
Female - Angie Hodge (17 laps/55.25 miles)
Pre-race update - June 9, 2013
Less than two weeks remain until The Dizzy GOAT. Are you ready? We've been blown away by the response to the runs and promise to do everyting in our power to ensure a challenging and FUN day. For those of you partaking in the fun, we've put together the Dizzy GOAT Race day guide. Please be sure to read and understand. Any questions, don't hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Dizzy GOAT Race Day Guide (opens in a new window)
Friday, June 21
Packet Pickup - Red Dirt Running Company - 17660 Wright St., Omaha, NE 68130 - Phone - 402.884.8800 (map)
Saturday, June 22
Race Day Start Times -
12 hour run - 7:00 a.m.
6 hour run - 1:00 p.m.
3 hour run - 4:00 p.m.
*** It is important that all runners check-in at the start/finish area no later than 30 minutes prior to the start of their respective races. Please see the race day guide for more info
All races finish at 7:00 p.m. - There will be a post race gathering and awards presentation at 7:00 p.m. for all volunteers and participants. Food and beverages will include Mama's Pizza and beverages from Lucky Bucket Brewing Company. The sun doesn't set until 9:00, so stick around, unwind, and have a little fun, on us.
Place: Schramm State Recreation Area - 21502 West Highway 31, Gretna, NE 68028
What is the Ramblin' Runners Reduntant Run aka The Dizzy GOAT?
Run your own race. Go as fast or slow as you like. Stop, take a break, heck, take a nap. It's up to you. You have 3, 6, or 12 hours to go as far as you can. Easy!
The rules are:
That's it! Simple, right?
How are points awarded?
Don't worry if you are behind a little on points in the series. You have the opporunity to make that up in The Dizzy GOAT. The longer your race, the more potential you have to accrue points. Point awards are as follows:
Frequently Asked Questions
Q - How long is the race?
A - How long do you want it to be?
Q - How far is the loop?
A - 4 miles
Q - Will there be aid stations?
A - Yes! We will have one fully stocked aid station ala the G.O.A.T.z Trail Runs and a water stop at 2 miles
Q - Do I have to keep going?
A - Nope! This is your race. You can stop any time you want. We only request that you notify the timer if you wish to take an extended break or withdraw from the race.
Q - What's in it for me?
A - What's not in it for you?
A portion of the proceeds from this race will go toward purchasing rock and other needed materials for Schramm State Recreation Area trails. The G.O.A.T.z are also committed to providing our time and energy to help better the Schramm trail system.