Hillsound Equipment has signed on as a premier sponsor of the first annual Gandy Dancer Trail Marathon taking place on Wednesday, Oct. 11 in Luck, WI.

The inaugural event offers participants the opportunity to run an out and back full marathon, half marathon or 5k run/walk. Race goers will compete on a scenic trail comprised of flat and fast limestone showcasing Northern Wisconsins full display of spectacular autumn colors.

Hillsound is proud to be a sponsor of the very first Gandy Dancer Trail Marathon, said Hillsound Marketing Manager Jessica Greinke. Were a company rooted in exploration and fun in the outdoors, so this is an ideal event for us to support. The athletes who take on this race are definitely ones were excited to root for.

The race is certified as a Boston qualifier and will feature 15 aid stations, chip timing, a finish line party, age class awards and finisher medals. All race proceeds will benefit the Luck, Wisconsin Fire Department.

For more information on the race visit www.GandyMarathon.com.

Based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Hillsound offers a range of highly-engineered traction devices for a variety of categories, from winter hiking to fishing. Hillsound also specializes in the design and manufacture of durable and comfortable gaiters.