Climb the Ridge
Marietta, SC 29661
Experience the beauty of the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains with Climb the Ridge, a 5 mile trail race through Pleasant Ridge County Park. The race starts at the Pleasant Ridge Park entrance and ends at Pleasant Ridge Camp and Retreat Center. You’ll be running on the JFA Trail, a rolling single track trail that will challenge runners with climbing and technical sections.
Every runner walks away with a Climb the Ridge pint glass!
Part of the Greenville Dirt Series.
5 Mile Run Ages: 15+
Kids Trail Run Ages: 14 and under
Kids Trail Race: $10
Race Start – 8:30 am
Awards – 10:00 am
If you have questions about the race please contact Tiffany Jent at (864) 660-1065 or [email protected].
The Greenville Dirt Series is a collection of 7 trail races over 11 months at 3 different parks crowning one champion. The races cover distances from 5K to 16K. They are designed to test your trail running skill and show you some of the most beautiful parks in the Upstate.
Registration links will be added as they become available
Climb the Ridge 5 Mile – April 28th – Pleasant Ridge Camp and Retreat Center – REGISTER & LEARN MORE
How It Works:
If you compete in 4 races you will be in the running for the Series awards. At the end of 7 races, we will take your 4 best results and add up the points. Awards will be given out for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd for the entire series, as well as, for each age group winner, male and female for each division. Special recognition will be given to participants who run ALL 7 races!
The Point System
Categories are divided into males and females and age groups. The first 8 finishers qualify for points as follows:
- 50 points
We have 7 races listed and the 4 best results of every participant count for the final result. Your age will be based on the date Dec 31, 2017. You will race in this age group for the entire year.
Age groups are Male and Female: 14 and under: 15-19; every 5 years to 74; and over 75.
Dirt Series Kings & Queens
The top finishers in the Greenville Dirt Series will earn the King & Queen award.
If you complete in ALL 7 of the races you will receive a custom made, high quality shirt.
This shirt is designed to show your level of royalty. A crown will adore the front.
On the back we have the tag line: This Shirt Was Earned!!!
We will display this wonderful award at the Ice Breaker 8k.
See the race listings above for the online registration website. If you have questions, please contact Jeff Poole [email protected]