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October 13 , 2018

Run For Great Futures!

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Lodging

  Lodging is available at the following locations: • Grand Vista Hotel in Huntsville (423-663-4100) • Comfort Inn in Pioneer (423-566-4400) • Bandy Creek Campground in the Big South Fork (800-365-CAMP) Additional lodging options can be found here.

Safety

  Aid and water stations will be provided along our race routes. But in an effort to be greener, we recommend all runners carry their own water. If you don’t own a handheld, consider purchasing one. A basic water bottle will be provided in all runners’ gift bags the day of the race. We also […]

Location/About BSF

The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Cumberland Plateau are headquartered in Oneida, Tenn. Our club is located just a few miles from the beautiful Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area, a 125,000-acre national park that is the crown jewel of the Cumberland Plateau. Sunday’s 13-mile Backcountry Half-marathon will start at the Boys & […]

Backcountry Half-marathon

  RACE ROUTE PHOTOS The TrailBlazer Challenge 13-Mile Backcountry Race will begin at the Boys & Girls club and end at the Big South Fork Airpark Stables near the Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area. The first five miles are paved to gravel, transitioning to dirt road for the next six miles along the […]

10K

The TrailBlazer Challenge 10K run will follow an in-and-out course along gravel and dirt roads, beginning and ending at the Big South Fork Airpark Stables. • Start time: 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018 • Aid stations: Located at points 1.5 miles and 3.1 miles • Course closes: 12 p.m. • Registration fee: $30. All runners who pre-register receive […]

5K

The TrailBlazer Challenge 5K run will follow an in-and-out course along gravel and dirt roads, beginning and ending at the Big South Fork Airpark Stables. • Start time: 8 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018. • Aid stations: Located at points 1.5 miles and 3.1 miles • Course closes: 12 p.m. • Registration fee: $20. All runners who […]