Ozone Endurance Challenge

Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at 10:00am

Camp Ozone Road
Rockwood, TN 37854

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The Ozone Endurance Challenge (#OEC) is a lovingly crafted, yet simple, family-friendly event directed by Will Jorgensen and some of The Pistol Ultra Run team. It will take place May 26 to May 30, 2021, at beautiful CBM Camp Ozone near Rockwood, TN (approximately an hour west of Knoxville).
Runners will follow a 2 mile loop course (USATF certification TN18022MS) through the camp and the surrounding woods around Ozone Lake and Fall Creek. The course consists of about two-thirds shaded double-track dirt trail which is almost all flat and relatively smooth (for trails). Then for variety, there are some sections of partially shaded gravel road (with a grass shoulder to run on, if you prefer). The overall elevation gain averages only about 30' per mile.
This event features timed races for 6, 12 (both day and night flavors), 24, 36, 48, 72 and even a super crazy long 96 hours! It is a great course for beginners and veterans alike, walkers or runners. Kids of any age are welcome to become a Zoner too! (Registration fees are minimal for children under age 10. And they are eligible for finishers awards too!) There will be a full service aid station at the start/finish area, which you will pass by every 2 miles.
Besides getting to enjoy some quality trail time with all your crazy running peeps, some great race support, and swag, this is one event you can feel extra good about. A significant portion of your registration fees will go directly to the camp owner, Children's Bible Camps, to help with their programs. So a big thanks for your support!
Check out our website for all the details. Get signed up before it fills up. (Shirt sizes are guaranteed to those registering by May 1st.) Then get your stuff together and come join us!

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