Category Archives: Blog Updates

RESULTS 08-17-17 | Price Wins Again in Impressive Fashion. Gilbert Returns to Winners Circle

BALLWIN, MO. — With one of the fastest runs ever recorded in the seven-year history of the series, George Price won his second race of the 2017 FITS Sock Co. Trail Run Series Thursday night at Castlewood State Park. Finishing nearly two full minutes ahead of his nearest competition, Price took advantage of a course with…

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…