Georgia Trail Run Series Set to Start on September 21

Sep. 12, 2013

Harbins Park Trail Run will be first of seven events for 2013-14 season

The ever-growing XTERRA Georgia Trail Run Series will begin the 2013-14 season with the XTERRA Harbins Park Trail Run on September 21. It will be the first of seven races in the season.

Georgia SeriesMore than 2,000 runners from 20 different states participated in the XTERRA Georgia Trail Run Series  during the 2012-13 season, making it one of the most popular series for trail runners in the entire Southeast region of the United States.

Each of the races in the Georgia Series is open to runners of all ages and abilities, from all states. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR A RACE"

XTERRA races bring out the best," said Tara Gormley, who has been entering races in the Georgia Series since 2008. "I love the trails that are used in this series. All of the races in the series are on great trails with awesome people."

Most of the events in the series offer a short course and a long course to accommodate the various levels of runners. Race distances range from 5 kilometers to 42 kilometers. All registered runners will receive a dri-fit race shirt, as well as a commemorative pint glass.

Georgia is one of 17 regions across the United States that hosts an XTERRA Trail Run Series. The others are Alabama, Arizona, Atlantic, Southern California, Colorado, Florida, Hawaii, North Carolina, Pocono, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia and Washington.

At the end of the season, the top age-group runners from each region are invited to participate at the XTERRA Trail Run National Championship at Ogden, Utah.

To learn more about the XTERRA Georgia Trail Run Series or to register for a race, please visit

2013-14 XTERRA Georgia Trail Run Series

September 21, 2013 - XTERRA Harbins Park Trail Run (10K), Dacula, GA
October 12, 2013 - XTERRA Fort Yargo Trail Run (10K or 5K), Winder, GA
November 2, 2013 - XTERRA Battle at Big Creek (15K or 8K), Roswell, GA
November 16, 2013 - XTERRA Little Mulberry Trail Run (10K or 5K), Dacula, GA
December 7, 2013 - XTERRA Victoria Bryant Trail Run (10K or 5K), Royston, GA
February 22, 2014 - XTERRA Thrill in the Hills (42K or 21K), Winder, GA
May 31, 2014 - XTERRA Deep South Trail Run (15K or 5K), Jackson, GA

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