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XTERRA Trail Run World Championship

September 1, 2024

Carrabassett Valley, ME

Get ready to tackle the wildest terrain at the XTERRA Trail Run World Championship! On September 1, 2024, Carrabassett Valley ME will be transformed into the ultimate playground for trail runners. This half marathon is not for the faint of heart, so dust off your trusty sneakers and let's hit those trails!
Get ready to tackle the wildest terrain at the XTERRA Trail Run World Championship! On September 1, 2024, Carrabassett Valley ME will be transformed into the ultimate playground for trail runners. This half marathon is not for the faint of heart, so dust off your trusty sneakers and let's hit those trails!
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About The XTERRA Trail Run World Championship

Join me on September 1, 2024, as we conquer the XTERRA Trail Run World Championship in breathtaking Carrabassett Valley, ME! As a seasoned half marathon runner, I can assure you that this race promises a thrilling adventure amidst the stunning natural landscapes of Maine.

The XTERRA Trail Run World Championship is an event tailored for those seeking the perfect balance of exhilaration and scenic beauty. The race website showcases the incredible trail routes that wind through the valleys, forests, and peaks of Carrabassett Valley, providing an unforgettable racing experience. Runners will be captivated by the pristine alpine meadows, towering trees, and babbling brooks that will accompany them throughout their journey.

But Carrabassett Valley is not only about the race; it offers plenty of excitement for runners and their families. The town is a hidden gem nestled in the heart of western Maine, boasting a vibrant community and myriad recreational activities. From hiking the awe-inspiring Appalachian Trail to cycling along the picturesque roads, there is no shortage of ways to bask in the natural wonders of this town.

As for the weather in early September, prepare for a runner’s paradise. With average temperatures ranging between 60-70°F (15-21°C), runners can anticipate cool, crisp air that will invigorate their every stride.

So lace up your shoes, train hard, and get ready to immerse yourself in this remarkable event. The XTERRA Trail Run World Championship in Carrabassett Valley, ME, presents an opportunity to challenge yourself amidst stunning scenery, embrace the warmth of the local community, and create memories that will last a lifetime. Join me on this extraordinary journey; let’s conquer the trails together!

Remember, at the finish line, a scrumptious lobster bake awaits to replenish your energy and satisfy your taste buds. So, let’s race through the trails and indulge in some well-deserved lobster delights!

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