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Vickery Creek Quick(ER) Step v6




The Basics:
Event Type:Trail Run
Event Location: Vickery Creek from the Upper Lots   Trail Run: Vickery Creek Quick(ER) Step v6  National Weather Service Forecast
Date(s) & Time:Thu, Mar 18 2021  6:00 pm >> Thu, Mar 18 2021 7:15 pm
Registration Opens: Sun, Feb 28 2021 11:11 pm
Registration Cut Off: Wed, Mar 17 2021 11:11 pm
Event Duration:1 Hours 15 Minutes
Difficulty Rating:D4: Moderate to Difficult
Distance:6 Miles
Pace:Fast
Trip Leader(s):
Horhay
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 21 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:10
Minimum Group Size:2
Number Registered So Far: 2 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

Itinerary:

Join me as we light up the trails with a quick(er) stepping extreme fitness hikethat will get that heart rate & step count up right out of the "gates"... This is NOT a "check out the scenery" event, be prepared to be at threshold on this new YO-YO route. Conditions have been a little sloppy out there, expect some loose terrain - trekking poles are always advised. 

This FAST  training/fitness hike/trail run is along various trails at Vickery Creek CRNRA (in a top secret special direction) there are no formal stops planned. The average overall pace will be in the sub 14 minute/mile pace (or quicker). So, if you haven't been on any FAST AOC D3 hikes recently you're probably not going to like this hike - saying it's fast is an undestatement. If I see you falling back pretty far within the first mile (or two) I will ask you to try again after a few months...Safety first, respect to the others second.

I've plotted this out & back (yo-yo) course in my STRAVA app as the VCQSv6.0 Follow this link to see what you're getting in to, lol.

Rain or Shine...althought I prefer the latter. 

 


Required Items to Bring:

water - electrolyte drink (easy access*)
on-the-go snack/gel
p.s. no scheduled stops

Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.

great pair of broken in shoes is a plus
trekking poles
rain gear??
*camelbak
eTabs


How to Get There:
Event Directions:

We will meet in the parking lot at the Groveway Park area near the Roswell Aquatic Center

160 Frank Lewis Dr. Roswell, GA 30075  #GTS 

 There are restrooms at this location + the lot is paved.


Notes:

LEAVE NO TRACE!

 


* We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines while participating in AOC events.


Cancellation/Partial Attendance:   Please review the AOC cancellation policy.

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