2016 Date & Time: Saturday, April 30th 8:00 AM Start. 
Registration: 175 capacity has been reached but the waitlist is open. 

Lake Metroparks Chapin Forest Reservation
10381 Hobart Road Kirtland, OH 44094
(41°35'22.5"N 81°22'13.6"W)

Read the 2013 Race Report Here

A race for beginners and ultra veterans alike, the unique Outrun 24 Hour Trail Race is held in the Lake Metroparks Chapin Forest Reservation in Kirtland, OH approx. 30 mins East of Cleveland. With its distinctive rock formations and mature woodland trails, the park provides a scenic setting for the endurance run. Runners will follow a 1.00244mi USATF certified loop and may run any distance or time up to 24 hours. If you are looking for a great atmosphere to come out and test yourself, come and check it out!


The USATF certified (# OH11035MW) and IAU Bronze Labeled course is a 1.002445 mi loop on trails that consists primarily (93%) of crushed limestone, dirt, and a short bit (7%) of asphalt. The loop is rolling with one main hill. There is approximately 65 feet of elevation gain & loss per lap. Please see additional tabs for course photos, video, directions, and other information.

Packet Pickup
Friday, May 1st at race location (4-7pm @ Chapin Forest Pine Lane Ski Lodge ). Saturday packet pickup and runner check-in starting 6:00am. (ALL RUNNERS MUST CHECK IN)

Online Registration Click Here >>>  
  • Individual - $125, $150 after March 15th.
  • Catered Breakfast by Chef Jenn Stoker (included in registration fee). 
    • Amazing menu: Smoothies (vegan), bacon, assort. warm muffins, banana nut oatmeal (vegan), granola oatmeal power bars, eggs, tofu scramble (vegan),assort. bagels, gluten free bread & toppings, sage potatoes, toast with toppings. 
What do I get? Well, depends on what you do...
  • All runners: Fully stocked aid station (see FAQ’s for details)
  • All runners: Electronic chip timing by MCM Timing (Mike Melton)
  • All runners: gender specific shirt. (Sizes guaranteed before March 15th).
  • Runners who complete 50k (31mi) earn a 50k specific medal.
  • Runners who complete 100k (62mi) earn a 100k specific medal.
  • Runners who complete 100 miles or more earn a sweet belt buckle.
  • AWARDS will be Sunday after the race.
  • Male & Female 1, 2, 3 custom awards.
  • Age Group AWARDS: Male & Female 1st in AG (<19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79)
  • RAFFLES: we have a lot of great race swag from our sponsors which will be raffled off at various times throughout the race (must be present to win)
  • PROCEEDS Benefit Citizens of Lake County Metroparks.
  • Timing will be provided by MCM Timing. All registered runners must wear bib numbers provided. Please be sure your race bib is visible. (ALL RUNNERS MUST CHECK IN)
Aid Station & Post Race Meal: 
  • We have an amply stocked Aid station. There are enclosed (heated) bathrooms (no showers) & a large fire pit also at the aid area. Runners may set up personal supplies/tents in designated areas but maintain 6-8 feet from course.   
  • Post race breakfast served at 8am (included in registration) Runners get priority, but Crew, family, & friends will be extra $12. 
Other info: (See FAQ's) NO ALCOHOL permitted in the park. Overnight parking and camping will be allowed as long as we follow all park rules.

Questions? Check out the FAQ section, join the discussion on Facebook, email the race director Zack, find nearby hotels (click bed icon below), get directions to the race (click map below)