Registration is OPEN for the 2021 Tussey mOUnTaiNBACK!

Participants in our 2021 events must adhere to specific safeguards due to the pandemic, including masking before and after, social distancing, and contactless temperature check at check-in. Do all you can to protect the health and safety of yourself and your neightbors!

At this time it is not known whether relay teams will be permitted to participate in the October 2021 event unless they are family members living in the same household. We will update this information when possible.

The 2021 Tussey Teasers Series runs from Feb. 6 through June 27. Visit the Events page for details.

 Results of 2020 Tussey mOUnTaiNBACK:

Overall Winners:

Women's             Men's
 1. Miquela Ingalls 7:49:32   1. Brock Butler 6:24:45
 2. Kathleen Cusick 8:01:33   2. Paul Jacobs 6:26:37
 3. Jill Roper 9:13:33   3. Matthew Vosburgh 6:29:22


2020 Results by Category


2020 Race Photos

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Overall Women's Winner Miquela Ingalls (7:49:32)

 Overall Men's Winner Brock Butler (6:24:45)


David Kennedy (#44) and fellow Penn State XC Club runner Carl Hill.


Penn State XC Club often has a strong showing of runners and support!

Supra Team "Kids For Sale" with their prized possessions

The oldest and youngest competitors, Kaylee Frederick (15 yrs old) and
George Etzweiler (100 yrs old!)

Check out the Tyler Andrews' blog post on winning
the 2019 Tussey mOUnTaiNBACK! 


 Ultrafinishers podcast interview with Clint Gyory on the Tussey mOUnTaiNBACK

Check out the book by local authors Tom Whipple and Bob Eckhardt: 

"The Endurance Paradox: Bone Health for the Endurance Athlete"


Host of the
USA 50 Mile Championships in

2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 20112012, 20132016, 2017, 2018, 2019


USATF Certified Course Sanctioned Event Logo 2019

Host of the USA 50 Mile Championships October 23, 2011
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Tussey Mountainback Calendar

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