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The 1o year anniversary RACE was a huge success. thank you to all the participants and volunteers who made this year's race the best yet.

Racers can purchase tickets online (for yourself and friends) and everyone else can pick them up in Cumberland at The Wandering Moose Café or Riders Pizza or via Extreme Runners and Equilibrium Lifestyle Management! This will be the party of the year and an epic fundraising celebration for the Cumberland Forest!

For our 10 Year Anniversary we want to  ‘Double Your Donation’.  All donations for the CCFS will be matched by a ‘forest fairy’ to help us purchase the Cumberland Forest!

Click here for donation Options and to set up a personal pledge page.
Not racing? No problem!! You can still donate, support a racer or volunteer.

Get ready for breathtaking scenery and unforgettable views.  Be prepared for pristine single track, winding cross-country trails and twisting forest paths.  You can be sure there will be a few ups and downs in this years race. Sign up for race updates and be the first to get course information and maps.

The annual Perseverance Trail Run is coming to Cumberland on October 26th, 2014!

There Are no Race Day Registrations.

For our 10 year anniversary we are hoping to top last year's incredible fundraising total of $9000.00 to the Cumberland Community Forest Society!

Racer Check In - FOR ALL RACERS:
Sunday October 26th, 9:00-10:00am at No. 6 Mine Park in Cumberland.

This RACE IS a great opportunity to test out your Halloween costume and there will be a prize for the best costume on race day!

This years event, hosted by Extreme Runners and Equilibrium Lifestyle Management will feature 3k cross-country and 10k mountain run courses with all proceeds donated to the Cumberland Community Forest Society.  Racers can look forward to a fantastic trail run, delicious post race food and fabulous draw prizes from a host of local sponsors. This event is a great way to spend the day with the whole family! 

The 3k cross-country course is FUN focused and is designed for those who are new to trail running or prefer to enjoy the majestic scenery and fresh mountain air.  This short course will take you along undulating second growth forest trails and may even have some surprises along the way - great for kids!

The 10k mountain run features unforgettable single track running and biking trails with steady elevation gain.  This is a classic mountain run so you can expect steep climbs and descents, undulating single track and bridges, logs and water along the course.  Be prepared to ‘Persevere’ all the way to the finish!

The Cumberland Community Forest Society is a group of residents of the Village of Cumberland dedicated to purchase local forests for recreational and aesthetic purposes.  Their work has ensured the protection of over 150 acres of beautiful forest surrounding the Village of Cumberland.   The annual Perseverance Trail Run is a great way to support this local cause and ensure that more forests are protected for the future.

Train for the 3k trail run by following Equilibrium Lifestyle Management's easy 8-week training program: Couch to Cumberland!

Train for the 10k mountain run by following Equilibrium Lifestyle Management's easy 10-week training program: Couch to Cumberland! Less than 10-weeks to race day?  No problem!  Jump in at the appropriate week and you will be ready to race! You can also join ELM's Adventure Running Clinic to ensure you are in fine racing form.

Perseverance Adventure Running Clinic


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