The first ever Ohio Backyard Ultra is coming to you for 2019.
With the urging of Gary Cantrell, aka Lazarus Lake, aka Laz, who started the original Big Dog’s Backyard Ultra and the Barkley Marathons, more races of this layout are being started. This is one of them.
So in likewise fashion, the Ohio Backyard Ultra will follow as closely to Laz’s original format as possible.
The concept is simple. It’s a “Last Man Standing Race” and in the end, just one runner will finish the race.
At 0730 hours on Saturday, March 23, we will start a race at McChesney Ridge around the Ten-Bridge Trail for 4.166667 miles. The time limit for this race is one hour.
Again at 0830 hours, we will begin another race around the same 4.166667 mile trail.
The same will be done at 0930, 1030, 1130, and so on, every hour.
Runners must be standing in the starting corral when the next race starts or else they may not continue.
Runners will also not continue if they choose not to themselves.
No late starts once the bell is rung.
Races will continue until only one runner remains, and at that point, once that person completes a loop on their own, that runner is the winner.
All other runners are a DNF.
At 1930 hours, the races will be moved to a road out and back course and continue in likewise fashion every hour thereafter.
At 0730 hours the next morning, races will continue on the trail loop.
Join us Saturday 3/9 @ 10am for our SOMC Hike for Hospice
Schedule of events:
Kids Pre-Race Activity: Kids (14 and under) Fun Run 300 meter grass loop
The Hike: 3-Mile Loop on the ten bridge trail with 10 cocoa and cupcake stops.
((Suggested Donation: $20/Adult and $30 family to SOMC Transcending Lives Campaign))
1 hour relay race on a 300 meter grass loop. 2 Divisions:
1. Competitive 2. Open.
Registration/check-in opens at 9AM (at the stage). Race is 10AM.
The goal of the race is to be the team who completes the most laps in 60 minutes!
Aren't on a team? No worries! We will throw you in our draft pick.
Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Join us Friday 12/21/18 @ 6p.m.
Schedule Of Events:
- 6p.m. Race and Hike. Race options are 6 or 3 mile loop. Hike will be on the 3 mile loop.
- 7:30p.m. The Meal: Camp-fire roasted hotdogs and brats.
Pricing: FREE Race, $5 Meal
Join us Saturday 12/15/18 @ 10:00a.m.
Schedule Of Events:
- 10:00a.m. Kids Pre-Race: Kids 14 and under 300 meter Fun Run
- 10:10a.m. Race and Hike. Race options are 6 or 3 mile loop. Hike will be on the 3 mile loop.
- 11:30 a.m. The Meal: Smoked Chicken Chili
Pricing: $10 Race, $5 Meal, Kids under 18 FREE!!
Tour of the little smokies. Take a tour through Southern Ohio on two wheels! Visit www.tourofthelittlesmokies.com for more information.
Race Day Information: The tour starts and finishes at McChesney Ridge Athletic Club. 2198 Sedan Crabtree Rd Lucasville, Ohio 45648.
Wheels Roll at 8:00a.m.
REGISTER HERE TODAY: https://www.bikereg.com/totls4
Join us for a fun afternoon filled with music, stories, and fun!
Featuring musicians: Jason Burton, Tom Stiverson, and Mike Smith.
All proceeds go to Mike Brown Memorial Scholarship Fund!!
Schedule Of Events:
2:00p.m. Gates open/Tailgating
2:30p.m. Corn Hole Tournament
(Team with the most wins by 8p.m. will receive 2 high quality McChesney Ridge Shirts).
4:00p.m. Opening Music and stories with Reece Brown and several guests.
5:00pm. Mike Smith
6:00p.m. Tom Stiverson
7:00p.m. Jason Burton
8:00p.m. All Musicians for a few songs to close out the evening.
$10/ADULTS $5/NORTHWEST STUDENTS UNDER 12 FREE
Saturday August 11th come join us for a morning of zin!
9:00 a.m. Registration, and coffee.
10:00 a.m Refreshing Yoga Practice with Tina Chabot
11:00a.m. Guided hike of the beautiful property! (Optional)
Registration Is $20 a person.
REGISTER TODAY !
Date: Saturday August 3rd.
Same Day Registration: 5:45-6:45p.m.
Race begins at 7:00p.m.
Race Information: 60 Minutes on the clock. 2 Divisions: Open, and Competitive. Teams of 4. 1 person on each team runs 300 meters at a time before handing off the baton. Teams can be of any gender.
-Race/Shirt/Meal $25. -Race/Shirt $20. -Race/Meal $15. -Race Only. $10.
Date: Saturday June 16th.
Same Day Registration: 12:45p.m.-1:45p.m.
Race begins at 2:00p.m.
Race Distances 2 mile trail loop for walkers, and 5 mile trail loop for runners.
Pre-Registration Cost for all events $20. Registration fee after June 12th at 11:59pm/Same day registration is $25. Registration costs cover a post race meal and celebration. Bring your swimming trunks!
Summer Series t-shirts sold separately on race day for $15.
We host yoga events four times per year, one class per season. Each event will showcase a different spot on the property.
Upon arriving, here's what you'll need to know:
- Parking is available anywhere around the house (you'll see it whenever you pull onto the property). Feel free to park wherever looks good to you (we're not particular).
- Property owners Briana and Reece Brown will be there to greet you!
- When you get here we will be happy to serve you coffee and tea.
- Post yoga please join us on a hike where you can explore our property with us enjoy the landscape, and good conversation.
If you have any questions, contact Bri at 513-967-1615 or email@example.com.
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