A race for beginners and ultra vetrans alike, the unique Outrun 24 Hour Trail Race is held in the Lake Metroparks Chapin Forest Reservation in Kirtland, OH approximately 30 mins East of Cleveland. With its distinctive rock formations and mature woodland trails, the park provides a scenic setting for the endurance run. Runners will follow a 1.00244mi USATF certified loop and may run any distance or time up to 24 hours. If you are looking for a great atmosphere to come out and test yourself, come and check it out!
The USATF certified and IAU Bronze Labeled course is a 1.002445 mi loop on trails that consists primarily (93%) of crushed limestone, dirt, and a short bit (7%) of asphalt. The loop is rolling with one main hill. There is approximately 65 feet of elevation gain & loss per lap. Please see the website for course photos, video, directions, and other information.
What is provided?
Local time: 6:32 AM
All runners: Fully stocked aid station (see FAQ’s for details)
All runners: Amazing post race breakfast by Chef Jenn Stoker. $12 additional to race fee, family, crew, friends welcome!
All runners: Electronic chip timing by Hugh Patton.
All runners: gender specific Mountain Hardwear Wicked Lite SS shirt. (Sizes guaranteed before March 15th).
Runners who complete 50k (31mi) earn a 50k specific medal.
Runners who complete 100k (62mi) earn a 100k specific medal.
Runners who complete 100 miles or more earn a sweet belt buckle.
AWARDS will be Sunday after the race.
Male & Female 1, 2, 3 custom awards.
Age Group AWARDS: Male & Female 1st in AG (<19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79)
RAFFLES: we have a lot of great race swag from our sponsors which will be raffled off at various times throughout the race (must be present to win)
PROCEEDS Benefit Citizens of Lake County Metroparks.