3rd Annual
Buckeye Trail Run for Blue Blazes - 2017

Full Marathon • Half Marathon
• 10K Run • 5K Run



The Buckeye Trail Association is a 501(c)3 non-profit charitable organization dedicated to building, maintaining, protecting and promoting use of Ohio’s longest scenic hiking trail for the health and fitness of our citizens, communities and partners. All money raised is tax deductible and goes to protect the trail.

Buckeye Trail Run for Blue Blazes - Saturday, October 7, 2017 - Save the Date !!

WHERE: Start and End at the BTA Office - 127B West Main Street, Shawnee, Ohio 43782

TIME: Race starts at 8:30am sharp

ENTRY FEES: Pre-registration before August 1: $65 Full Marathon; $45 Half Marathon, $35 10K; $35 5K. Add $10 after August 1. Race Day registration from 6:00–8:00am.If the race is canceled or a participant is unable to attend, there will be no refunds. Race registration includes a BTA membership.

REGISTRATION: You can register at: https://runsignup.com/Race/OH/Shawnee/RunForBlueBlazes

CONTACT: For more information, contact Herb Hulls at run4blue@buckeyetrail.org

VOLUNTEER: Email volunteer@buckeyetrail.org to sign up to help on race day!

This Marathon Trail Run is a fundraiser for the Buckeye Trail Association, a 501(c)3 non-profit charitable organization dedicated to the building, maintaining, protecting, and promoting use of Ohio’s longest scenic hiking trail for the health and fitness of our citizens, communities, and partners. All money raised is tax deductible and goes to protect the trail.

2016 Race Results

Here are the 2016 stats for the various races:

Congratulations to all our runners!! Thank you to all our volunteers!




A BIG THANK YOU TO ALL OUR SPONSORS:

Sponsors allow us to provide a reasonably priced event to all participants. We could not do this without you and appreciate your willingness to support the Buckeye Trail.





CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS

Volunteers make events like these possible and really allows you to make a difference, no matter how small the job. We are looking for voluteers to assist with registration, man checkppoints, help with snacks and water and to set-up and tear down. For more information, contact Herb Hulls at run4blue@buckeyetrail.org or 740-787-2416.


LODGING

MOTELS IN ATHENS, OHIO
Holiday Inn 740-592-4640
Fairfield Inn 740-589-5839
Hampton 740-593-5600
Knights Inn 740-593-5567
Super Eight 740-594-4900
Baymont Inn 740-594-3000
Sunset Motel 740-593-3302
Days Inn 740-593-6655
Highlander Motel 740-593-6449
University Inn 740-593-6661
Hometown Inn 740-594-2294

MOTEL IN NEW LEXINGTON, OHIO
Relax Inn 740-342-3505

B & B’S
Wildwood Inn 740-380-3403
Meadhouse 740-596-2408

Lodge
Burr Oak State Park Lodge 740-767-2112


Camping
Burr Oak State Park 740-767-2112
RV & Tent Camping at Tecumseh Lake, 1/4 mile from BTA Office in Shawnee, OH