Russell Forest Run

Event Date

Sat, Feb 28, 2015


Alexander City, AL

About This Activity

The Russell Forest Run 10K carries runners on a certified course(USATF AL10003JD) over sand, clay, and gravel roads that were designed for bicycles and electric cars. The scenic route starts at Russell Crossroads, takes runners near Kob’s Knob, up to Heaven Hill, and back to the finish line at Russell Crossroads. Following the Russell Forest Run there will be a post-race party complete with our Famous Grits Bar, ice cold beer, the awards ceremony, music, giveaways and more. The trophies, in keeping with our forest theme, are made from wood taken from the Russell Forest and are very unique to our event.

Event details and schedule

Preregistration will continue on line through until midnight February 26th. The Russell Forest Run 10K and 5K course maps can be seen on the RFR website: . The Russell Forest Run is an out and back "chip timed" run. There is plenty of parking on site and a shuttle is available for those who may need it. Please allow yourself plenty of time to get to the site. The 10K will begin PROMPTLY at 7:45 and the 5K approximately FIVE minutes later!

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