The Afton Trail Run is pleased to announce that this years event (2010) is hosting the 1st ever USATF-MN Championship trail races. Both the 25K and 50K races will be USATF-MN Trail Championship events! In order to be eligible for titles and prize money you must be a USATF-MN member. Besides joining USATF to be to be in contention for prize money - USATF is a great organization to belong to and offers benefits for runners of all levels and abilities, some of these benefits include the following...
A Membership card
A Yearly subscription to Fast Forward magazine
Discounts on USATF merchandise
A USATF member decal
Special offers and discounts on dozens of running related products and services, including publications such as Track & Field News, Running Times, National Masters News, and Trail Runner
Discounts on Hotels
Ability to enter the monthly Members-Only Drawing
Access to the Members-Only Area of the USATF website
You can join USATF by clicking HERE
In addition to all of the great benefits listed above, the most important aspect of belonging to USATF is that it is a great way to support United States National Track and Field Teams, United States Olympic Track and Field Teams and the sport of running in the United State as a whole.
More detailed information about the USATF-MN Championship Trail Races being held at the 2010 Afton Trail Run can be found HERE