Own the Woods, a multi-sport trail festival and expo, is coming to Blanchard Woods Park in Evans, Georgia on September 14, 2019. Own the Woods features trail competitions, including cross country mountain biking, trail running and a mountain bike relay, along with an expo, highlighting fitness and health themed vendors, food, beverages and activities for all ages. Featured events include:
- XC Mountain Bike Race – A 3-hour circuit race on the Blanchard Woods Park cross-country course that includes the addition of a new trail to lengthen circuit. A $1,000 purse ($500 for Men and $500 Women) will be awarded to winners in overall male and female categories.
- Mountain Bike Relay – Teams will compete in a four-lap race. Male, Female, and Co-ed.
- Trail Race – A 5-mile race will take place on the expanded Blanchard Woods Park circuit. A $500 purse will be awarded to Top-3 for overall males and females.
- Corporate Challenge – Corporate teams will compete for a grand prize based on cumulative results in all three disciplines. Area businesses are encouraged to participate as teams.
Race day packet pick-up will open at 6:30 AM and close 30 minutes prior to race start. Own the Woods benefits the Augusta Multiple Sclerosis Center at Augusta University.
Register at https://www.bikereg.com/ownthewoods
Discounted hotel room rates available at the Comfort Inn and Suites near Fort Gordon
For additional information visit Own the Woods on Facebook.