Ever wondered what trail running is like? The Piedmont 8 Hour is a great intro to Ultras and trail running. The 2.85 mile loop features approx 60 feet of elevation change each loop. The trail meanders through open meadows and forest, presenting an ever changing view. Running the last weekend of October also means that you will see spectacular leave coloring.
Runners will have access to food and aid every time they pass the start line. Awards will be given to the top three finishers for males and females. Every runners logging either a half marathon or 50k will also receive a prize.
Every runner who signs up by 10/12/2019 is guaranteed a shirt. We know everyone likes to run so we are keeping the price of this race low. At $45 there is no better value around. Come out and hit the trails with us!
The course is an approximately 3 mile (2.85) loop course that runs around the Cabin Trail and Big Woods trail. It is a mix of open field running and trails inside the forest. Participants will come back to the start line every loop and have access to aid at this point.
Local time: 7:56 AM