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Trail Run Update – 08/17/17 – Tonight’s Race Is On!

After inspecting the trails earlier this morning, we believe we should be able to run this afternoon’s race without harm coming to the trails. There were some spots containing standing water on the the trail, but we’re hoping the rest of a day’s worth of sun and heat should dry many of them up. There…

08/17/17 Race Update Coming Soon

We are heading out to Castlewood State Park to take a look at trail conditions to see if our run tonight is possible. If we determine that we can not run this evening, this race will be rescheduled for Thursday, August 31. That means that individual registrations for Race 3 will be accepted on that…

COURSE REVEAL: Course #3 Is All About the Descent

ST. LOUIS – With two legs of the four-race FITS Sock Co. Trail Run Series in the books, course three beckons for those who love long descents. The approximately 4.1 mile course has just one major climb in the first mile and a half and then spends the majority of the remaining two and a…

RESULTS 08-10-17 | A Champion Once Again. Lyons Returns for 11th ORRL Win.

BALLWIN, MO. – Another week, another champion. This time it was a name we haven’t seen at the top of the board since 2013. Brian Lyons returned to the Trail Run Series for the first time in four years and put his name back at the top of the list for the 11th time in…

COURSE REVEAL: Course #2 Equals Double the Fun

ST. LOUIS – Hopefully, all the participants enjoyed the first course last week at the 2017 FITS Socks Co. Trail Run Series, because we’re doubling down on all of our favorite parts of the trails for course number two! Featuring two times the climbs and two times the creek crossings of our first course, this…