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Taterbug 30 Ultramarathon in Vevay, Nov. 3

September 10, 2012 Leave a comment

Taterbug 30 Logo

By Angie Satterfield
On behalf of Taterbug 30

Taterbug RunnersJefferson Craig Fire and Rescue would like to announce the third edition of the Taterbug 30 Ultramarathon and Relay. It will take place across Switzerland County, Indiana on Sat. Nov. 3. The event begins at 8:00 am in the historic town of Vevay and allows participants a seven-hour finishing time.

Spanning a course of 30-miles, the run will be along some of the most challenging terrain in the state. Rolling hills, wooded areas, and creeks will greet competitors from the road along a scenic course that winds throughout the county.

Named for the famous Taterbug Hill-the highest point in the county-the race will provide seasoned competitors with a challenging course yet is a good distance for the first-time ultramarathoner. Organized teams of up to six members can run shorter lengths, each participating in five-mile legs.

Taterbug WinnersRace registration is through the Taterbug 30 website located at Early deadline fees for individuals are $85 with a $100 charge after Oct. 1, 2012. Early registrations for relay teams are $350 per team by Oct. 1, 2012 and $400 thereafter. Registration closes on Mon. Oct. 31, 2012 at 11:59pm.

Included in the registration fee is entry into the Taterbug 30 Ultramarathon race, long-sleeved technical running shirt with logo, finisher’s medal, course medical support, and post-race meal.

More information is available by visiting the Taterbug 30 website at, or call Adam at 812-427-9186 or 502-296-9477. Questions can also be e-mailed to

ABOVE: Taterbug 30 logo and photos provided by the event organizers and used with written permission.