Dirty Dog 15K Trail Run

Saturday, May 18, 2013 @ 9:00 AM (EDT)
Kanawha State Forest 7500 Kanawha State Forest Drive CharlestonWV  25314
Saturday, May 18, 2013 @ 9:00 AM (EDT)
Kanawha State Forest 7500 Kanawha State Forest Drive CharlestonWV  25314

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The 15k trail run is a challenging mix of single track mountainous trail and unimproved dirt road. The course includes two long climbs and several sections of rolling ridge lines. There are rocks, roots and wet stuff. Your “dogs” will get dirty!
NEW FOR 2013:

Special early bird pricing for runners registered by January 1, 2013. See Active.com for details. Men and women’s t-shirt sizing! Pre-registered runners only. No raceday registration. RACE CAPPED AT 330 RUNNERS!


Race day registration will be from 7:30 to 8:30 am. Beautiful technical t-shirt guaranteed first 200 registrants.


Trail Runner Magazine’s 2013 TROPHY SERIES and the Blue Ridge Cup


Aid stations stocked with water (for humans and canines) and sport drink (humans only) will be located at mile 2.2, 4.7, 6.5 and the finish. A selection of fruit and baked goods (and dog treats) will replenish you at the finish.


See event website.


Pre-registration for the DIRTY DOG 15K TRAIL RUN is $25 if postmarked by April 6, 2013 and $30 thereafter. Pre-registered runners only. No raceday registration in 2013. Registration closes on May 4, 2013. Beautiful technical t-shirt to all pre-registered runners.


Avoid the line on race morning by picking up your t-shirt and bid number at Robert’s Run Walk Shop in Charleston on Friday, May 17th from 4:30P to 7:30P. Come check out the best selection of running gear in the area, too. http://www.robertsrunning.com/ Raceday day packet picket will be from 7:30AM until 8:30A at Shelter #6 in the Johnson Hollow area of KSF.


Registered runners may run with their dogs during the race. Dogs and their runners must start in the back. Dogs must be on a leash for the first mile and stay within eyesight of the runner for the WHOLE race. Special Award to the Top Dog! One dog per runner is recommended, but a maximum of two dogs is allowed.


Forty-six camping sites are available at Kanawha State Forest. http://www.kanawhastateforest.com/camping.html


Trail Runner magazine announces its 2012 TROPHY SERIES, a United States and Canada point series of over 120 selected trail races (from March 1 to September 30). All participants racing in the DIRTY DOG 15K TRAIL RUN will be automatically entered in the Trophy Series. Please visit TrailRunner Magazine for details.

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