Sunday, November 3, 2013, 7:00am
Course Closes @ 3:00pm (8 hour limit)
START and FINISH: Burr Oak State Park Lodge, Glouster OH
The Bobcat Trail Marathon is a single loop course with rolling hills entirely within Burr Oak State Park, including hiking and bridle trails as well as portions of the Buckeye Trail. Approximately 90% trail and 10% asphalt. This is sure to be a marathon that will challenge you.
Early Start option at 6:00am. First aid station opens at 7:15am. (Early Start runners not eligible for Awards.)
It will be necessary for any partipants who chose the Early Start option to bring a headlamp/flashlight as well as their own nutrition and hydration supplies.
Online Registration opens on April 1, 2013 and ends November 1, 2013.
$65 until August 31;
$75 from September 1 until September 30;
Registration closes November 1
Limit : 200 Runners
Saturday, November 2: 5-7PM - Burr Oak Lodge
Sunday, November 3: up to 30 minutes before Start - Starting Line (Burr Oak Lodge)
REFUND POLICY: No refund of entry fees once you are registered for the race.
CANCELLATION POLICY: Should the race be cancelled due to inclement weather or the course closed due to hazards entry fees will immediately be applied to the follow year's race. Entry fees will not be refunded.
|Aid Station||Mileage||Total Mileage||Open||Close||Restroom|
|Dock #1 (H2O only)||3.2||7.0||7:50||9:10||YES|
|Army Corp Dam||2.8||9.8||8:10||10:00||YES|
|Horseman's Camp (H2O only)||1.3||14.8||8:40||11:25||NO|
|Finish at Lodge||5.2||26.2||10:00||3:00||YES|
Cutoffs based on 18:20 min/miles
WHAT YOU GET
- Beautiful 26.2(ish) loop course located entirely within Burr Oak State Park
- Long-sleeve Gender-specific Tech Shirt
- Fully stocked aid stations every 5 miles (approximately)
- Amazing volunteers
- Finisher medal
Additional awards for Top 3 Overall, Top Master and Top Grandmaster for both Male and Female categories.
The lodge and cabins at Burr Oak State Park are filled for the 2013 Bobcat Trail Marathon. Additional hotel options are available here.
(Note: Athens is approximately 20 miles from Burr Oak. Zanesville and Marietta are each about 40 miles away.)
Loop course with rolling hills entirely within Burr Oak State Park, including hiking and bridle trails as well as portions of the Buckeye Trail. Approximately 90% trail and 10% asphalt.
Challenging and aggressive trail marathon with minimal, but some, pavement – mostly access roads from trail to trail. Course will be well-marked with several creek crossings and will have well-stocked aid stations.
Aid stations are located approximately every 3.2 miles stocked with water, PB&J, pretzels, potato chips, candy, fruit, soda, and Hammer Nutrition products. In an effort to minimize paper waste, all participants are strongly encouraged to carry a water bottle.
Bobcat Trail Marathon Google Earth Map
(must have Google Earth to view)