Race Ahead: The Baltimore Outward Bound Trail Challenge Sept. 13

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Experience the thrill of a 5K trail race right inside the Baltimore Beltway.

Head over to Baltimore, Maryland, Sept. 13, 2014, for the Grit Up & Run Outward Bound Trail Challenge 5K trail run.

The Outward Bound Baltimore Campus is located just off I-70 near Security Blvd. The course includes mixed terrain with technical dirt trail, a boardwalk trail through the wetlands, and several bridges crossing over the Dead Run stream as well as some pavement.sponsored-event

Along the course runners will be treated to “Nature Art” created by community members and a variety of wildlife in this beautiful section of the city. All levels and experience of runners are welcome. On the course runners will be serviced by two water spots and following the race, runners will have access to post race snacks, bottled water, and fruit.
The post-race party will include live music and entertainment, as well as interactive games and the soon-to-be-world-famous Outward Bound climbing wall. All participants will receive Sport Tek race shirts in gender specific sizing, Sm-XXL. These performance shirts are from the Competitor line and guarantee to keep you cool and dry throughout your training for next year’s Outward Bound trail race!

Proceeds from this race will go to the Baltimore Chesapeake Bay Outward Bound School, whose mission it is to change lives through challenge and discovery. Your registration and participation in this trail run will help us continue to achieve that goal.

Registration is in the final days at $45. Official address is 1900 Eagle Drive, Leakin Park, Baltimore. Race starts at 8 a.m.

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