Do something different. Get outside. Challenge yourself! 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.
Register for the 7 races throughout the year.
Registration links will be added as they become available
Ice Breaker 8K – January 25th – Conestee Park
Bunny Hop 5K– April 14th – Conestee Park
Climb the Ridge 5 Mile – April 24th – Pleasant Ridge Camp and Retreat Center
Paris Mt. 12K – May 30th – Paris Mountain State Park
Paris Mt 7K – August 8th – Paris Mountain State Park
Get Out 10K – October 3rd – Conestee Park
Paris Mt 16K – November 7th – Paris Mountain State Park
If you compete in at least four (4) of the races, you will be in contention for the series awards. After the final race of the year, your four best results will be tallied. Awards will be given to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place male and female for the series, and first place in each age group, male and female. Athletes who complete all seven races will receive a unique prize!
Age groups are male and female: 14 and under; 15-19; every 5 years to 74; and over 75.
Your age on December 31, 2019 will determine your age group for the entire 2019 Dirt Series season.
The Point System
The first 8 finishers in each age group, in each race, will earn points as follows:
- 50 points
In the instance of a tie within one age group in the points standings at the end of the year, the athlete who had the most 1st place finishes within that age group will be awarded the higher place. If 1st place finishes doesn’t break the tie, the athlete who had the most 2nd place finishes within that age group will be awarded the higher place, and so on through 8th place, if needed.
Host Your Race With Rec
Greenville County Rec has the perfect park for your trail run or charity race.
Get Out! Greenville
Race a 10K, 30K , 50K or the kids 3K during a celebration of all things outdoors in Greenville County, this October.
Races at Pleasant Ridge
Bike or run the trails at Pleasant Ridge Camp & Retreat Center.