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2014 Georgia State Parks "Hard Labor Creek State Park" 7.5/3.5 Mi Trail Run

Location: Hard Labor Creek State Park, Rutledge, Georgia 
Date: August 16, 2014 (Saturday) 
Format: Trail Run 
Distance: 2 options: 7.5 Mile | 3.5 Mile
Course Map: GPS Data | Course Map
Series: Georgia State Parks
Presenting Sponsor: Dirty Spokes
Results: 7.0m | 3.5m 
Photos: Not Yet Available

REGISTER: Online via Active.comMail-in Entry Form
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We´re excited to bring the Georgia State Parks Trail Run Series to Hard Labor Creek State Park. We are thrilled to have Deanna and Dave McCurdy and their organization Miles for Smiles team up with us for the Hard Labor Creek Trail Run this year! A portion of your race proceeds will be donated back to Miles for Smiles as they are helping out with the race! 

We are also teaming up with Big Peach Running Co (all 7 locations) to offer instore registration for each of the XTERRA Georgia Trail Running Races! Take care of all your footwear and apparel needs at your local BPRC! Tell'em Dirty Spokes Sent Ya!

Please note we are placing a participant cap of 175 runners on this race due to parking limitations and getting that amount of runners into the woods.

DIRECTIONS

For directions: Hard Labor Creek State Park

Hard Labor Creek State Park
5 Hard Labor Creek Road
Rutledge, GA, 30663

GPS Coordinates: N33.6549850 | W -83.596848
 
From I-20: Take Exit 101, Turn North on Hwy 278, Turn Left on E Hightower Road, Turn Right on Knox Chapel Road, Look for Mountain Bike Trails on Right (if you get to the Golf Course you have gone about 1/4 mile to far).

ENTRY FEES

  • 7.5 Mile
    • Through August 3 -> $35
    • August 4 - August 14 -> $40 (LATE)
    • Race Day Registration -> $45 
  • 3.5 Mile
    • Through August 3 -> $30
    • August 4 - August 14 -> $35 (LATE)
    • Race Day Registration -> $40

Dirty Spokes will be handing out "Dri-Fit" shirts at each of our trail running races this year! That's right a $25.00 value with your race registration! No guarantee of T-Shirt with late or race day registration.

PACKET PICKUP

Packet pickup will be the morning of the race starting at 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. Race starts at 8:30 a.m. SHARP!  

RACE COURSE 

The course is beautiful and offers something for every runner truly wishing to ´ditch the city´. Nestled in the woods of suburban Atlanta lies a true gem. Well groomed system of trails with gentle slopes and beautiful scenery will leave you breathless (if that doesn't, the 7.5/3.5 mile will). Once you descend into the woods, you will forget your in the city. As a matter of fact, you will come to know why we follow the creed ´Ditch the City´.

RACE CATEGORIES

Dirty Spokes will be handing out medals and prizes to our overall top 3 male and female finishers for each race. We will also be handing out medals to our top 3 male and female finishers in each age group (14 & Under, 15–19, 20–24, 25–29, 30–34, 35–39, 40–44, 45–49, 50–54, 55–59, 60–64, 65–69, 70 & Over) – you must be present to receive your medal, we will not mail them to you.

AWARDS

Awards will be given out when we have enough finishers in to fill the categories. Medals will be given out to the top three finishers in each category. Walkers are encouraged to participate; however, you should be able to complete the 7.5/3.5 mile at a 16 minute mile pace orunder to receive an official time.

RACE COURSE PRE-VIEW

 

Hard Labor Creek State Park
5 Hard Labor Creek Road