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WHAT’S NEW FOR 2024

What’s NEW for 2024? A whole bunch of stuff!

OHIO ENDURANCE SERIES & DIRTY TRAIL SERIES

  • More Awards: We added another age group for OES and DTS races – 29 & Under is now 25-29 and 24 & Under.

FOOLS TRAIL RACE

  • New date: Look for better weather and trail conditions as Fools moves to Memorial Day weekend – May 25th.
  • New distances: 25k and 50k aren’t enough? Go for the 50M or 100k distance. If you choose to drop, get credit for the distance you complete!
  • New course: 5k loops are perfect for dialing in your gear, hydration, and nutrition – and it’s spectator friendly!

BURNING RIVER

  • Early Start Options: 100M early start option gives you 32 hours; 50M is 15 hours; Back 50M is now an 18 hour cutoff!
  • Marathon Options: Burning River Marathon has two start times, with 12 and 14 hour cutoff times.
  • Updated Merch: Watch for a fresh new merch, as well as new swag options – details coming soon!

RACE FOR THE PARKS

  • New date: Race for the Parks 5k & 10k moves up to April 20th – giving you another option for your early spring lineup!

SPRING RUNNING SERIES

  • Best of Brecksville Reservation: The Spring Running Series is moving to Brecksville Reservation, with post-race meetups nearby in Brecksville!

MO SPRING MARATHON

  • New Start/Finish: Mo Spring Marathon & Half Marathon unveils a new start/finish location at Mohican State Park this year!

POLICY UPDATE

  • Bib Transfers: Race week not going as planned? Transfer your bib to someone else – we’ve extended this to 3 days before race date instead of ten days! This is a common request we’re doing our best to accommodate.

OHIO ENDURANCE SERIES

  • New OES jackets: The Ohio Endurance Series introduces a cutting-edge packable jacket designed to meet the demands of adventurous athletes!
    • Engineered with water repellency and wind resistance, this ultra-light jacket ensures optimal protection against the elements.
    • The inclusion of a hood that can be tightened adds versatility, allowing athletes to adapt to changing weather conditions on the fly.
    • It is the ideal companion for long-distance races, minimizing weight without compromising on performance.
    • With packability at its core, this jacket conveniently packs into its own pocket.
    • Whether facing rain, wind, or the need for a lightweight layer, this jacket is the ultimate choice for those pushing the boundaries of endurance in the Ohio landscape.

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