2016

The second annual Hennepin Hundred Ultra races took place at 7:20 AM CST Saturday, October 1, 2016 in Sterling, Illinois.  Three races were offered – an individual 100-mile race, an individual 50-mile race, and a 100-mile team relay race.  All three races started in Sinissippi Park in Sterling IL, with the 50-mile race finishing at Lock 17 near Wyanet, IL and the 100-mile and 100-mile team relay races finishing at Timbrook Field in Colona, IL.  The races followed the historic Hennepin Canal through the Illinois countryside.

New course records were set in all the individual races.  Oswaldo Lopez ran 14:22:58 in the 100-Mile race to beat Christian Wagner’s old record of 14:47:59 by 25 minutes, while Michele Bischof’s 17:35:11 100-Mile finish bested the 17:48:37 set by Jennifer Lockrem.  In the 50-Mile race, Sarah Overpeck crushed the women’s course record by more than an hour with her 6:55:16.  Not only did Sarah’s time eclipse the women’s record, it also was faster than the existing men’s record of 6:57:11 set by Tom Rauen.  Congratulations to Oswaldo, Michele and Sarah!

Results posted as of 8:00 AM Tuesday, October 4, 2016

50-Mile Overall

50-Mile Age Group

100-Mile Overall

100-Mile Age Group

100-Mile Drop to 50-Mile

Team Relay

Team Relay 50-Mile

2015

The inaugural Hennepin Hundred Ultra races took place at 7:00 AM CST Saturday, September 12, 2015 in Sterling, Illinois.  Three races were offered – an individual 100-mile race, an individual 50-mile race, and a 100-mile team relay race.  All three races started in Sinissippi Park in Sterling IL, with the 50-mile race finishing at Lock 17 near Wyanet, IL and the 100-mile and 100-mile team relay races finishing at Timbrook Field in Colona, IL.  The races followed the historic Hennepin Canal through the Illinois countryside.

NOTE:  Results posted as of 7:40 PM Sunday September 13, 2015.

Final 50-Mile Overall:  50-Mile

Final 50-Mile Age Group:  50-Mile Age Group

Final 100-Mile Overall:  100-Mile Final

Final 100-Mile Age Group:  100-Mile Age Group

Final 100-Mile Team Relay:  100-Mile Team Final