Sponsors

Sponsors & Expo Vendors please contact
Dr. Francesca Conte, President
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Official Footwear

HOKA ONE ONE® is the fastest growing, premium running shoe brand in the world. Two life-long runners launched HOKA in 2009, after years spent handcrafting and shaping lightweight shoes with extra-thick midsoles. Initially embraced by ultrarunners because of their enhanced cushioning and inherent stability, HOKA now offers shoes for all types of athletes who enjoy the unique ride the shoes provide. For more information visit www.hokaoneone.com or follow @hokaoneone #hokaoneone.


Official Compression Technology

OS1st Brace Layer System is new technology for manufacturing joint and muscle braces. This technology goes beyond anything offered on the market today, with its ultra-thin, moisture wicking fibers and the Patented Compression Zone Technology. OS1st bracing products include the foot, ankle, calf, knee and quad and even the arms and wrists. CZT functions like a super-powered second layer muscle and ligaments that move with you and stay perfectly in place, even in the toughest race challenges. www.os1st.com


Official Nutrition

SFuels is an ultra-low carb training bar designed specifically for ultra endurance athletes. Using high-fat, low carbohydrate formulations, the products are designed to enable optimized fat oxidation to fuel the athlete, while minimizing gastric distress. www.spike-free.com/sfuels


Official Hydration Pack

Since 1989, CamelBak is the World's leading maker of hydration solutions. www.camelbak.com


Official Hydration

The Right Stuff is a NASA-developed electrolyte, liquid concentrate, drink additive for those who work and compete hard and sweat a lot. www.therightstuff-usa.com


Sponsors

By directing premiere road and trail events all over the United States, Bad to the Bone Endurance Sports strives to motivate runners of all backgrounds to challenge themselves. For over 13 years, Bad to the Bone Endurance Sports events have reflected owners James Russell Gill III and Dr. Francesca Conte decades-long knowledge and passion for running. www.badtothebone.biz

 

Skylark Nature Preserve and Lodge, the Finish location, is a stunning property on the crest of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Only 28 beds are available! Skylark

 

Camp Blue Ridge, the starting location, offers several rooms and cabins. Camp Blue Ridge

 

Empowering you to run a Marathon and change your life!  http://marathontrainingacademy.com/

 

Partner Event- Sky Race in the heart of Italy which takes place at the beginning of August.  Stunning and a one-of-a-kind experience.  http://www.gransassoskyrace.it/