Events

Rocksteady Running produces several trail and ultrarunning races in the state of Minnesota.  Our races are put on by lifetime trail and ultrarunners.  Our focus is on sustainability, runner safety, runner experience and giving back to the trail, parks and communities where our events are held.

The Races

ZUMBRO
Zumbro Endurance Run
www.zumbro100.com
100MI | 50MI | 17MI
Theilman, Minnesota
Founded 2009
April

An early season race on challenging trails in Southeast Minnesota’s fascinating “Driftless” / bluff country.


SUPERIOR(S)
Superior “Spring” Trail Race
www.superiorspringtrailrace.com
50KM & 25KM
Lutsen, Minnesota
Founded 2003
May

A Spring race on the extremely rugged and technical Superior Hiking Trail on the shore of the greatest freshwater lake in the world – SUPERIOR!

ESTRS
Endless Summer Trail Run Series
www.estrs.com
5KM to 7MI
Twin Cities Minnesota
Founded 2012
May-August

Summer weeknight trail running races ranging in distance form 5KM to 7MI at local / Twin Cities trail running venues.  Typically 4 or 5 events held May through August.

AFTON
Afton Trail Run
www.aftontrailrun.com
50KM & 25KM
Hastings, Minnesota
Founded 1994
July

A Mid-Summer race in the beautiful and lush St. Croix River Valley, on on the very hilly river-bluff trails within Afton State Park.

SUPERIOR(F)
Superior “Fall” Trail Race
www.superiorfalltrailrace.com
100MI | 50MI | 26.2
Lutsen, Minnesota
Founded 1991
September

 A Fall race on the extremely rugged and technical Superior Hiking Trail on the shore of the greatest freshwater lake in the world.  The Superior 100 is one of the dozen original 100 mile trail races in the USA.


Sponsorship / Culture / Outreach

EVENT SPONSORSHIP
Do you believe in our mission?  Do you want to reach other like-minded individuals – consider sponsoring one, several or all of our events – you can learn more HERE


CULTURE
Above and beyond all else we value our runners, our volunteers, our friends, our family and  our culture.  We that all of those that contribute to our local trail / ultra community.


GIVING BACK
Rocksteady Running makes annual financial donations and donates time and resources to many individuals, events and organizations including Minnesota DNR / Afton State Park, Superior Hiking Trail Association, Lake County 4H and many other organizations.