Owl’s Roost Rumble Half Marathon and 4 Mile

About

Athlete Guide 2022 

 

This late spring trail shows off some of the best parts of the Greensboro watershed trails!  The half marathon will take you one complete loop around Lake Brandt and enjoy some wonderful scenery. For those not yet up to 13 miles we have a 4 mile option.  This event is part of the Trivium Trail Mega Medal Series and will act as the third race in this year series!

Registration is limited to 500 total participants. Sign up early as this race sells out each year.

Details

When and Where

Saturday April 29th, 2023

Bur Mil Park
5834 Bur-Mill Club Rd
Greensboro , NC 27410

Parking

Please park in the paved lots in the park.
Lots are located at:

  • Golf/Tennis Center (midway from park entrance and event site)
  • Pool (immediately upon entering the park)
  • Limited parking is available at the Wildlife center adjacent to Shelter 5.

**YOU WILL NEED TO WALK TO THE START/FINISH AFTER PARKING. PLEASE ALLOW SUFFICIENT TIME PRIOR TO EVENT.

Schedule of Events

Friday, April 28th, 2023

  • Early Packet Pickup – Fleet Feet Greensboro
    • 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Saturday, April 29th, 2023

  • Race Day Packet Pickup – Bur-Mil Park 
    • 6:45 am – 8:15 am
  • Half Marathon Start
    • 8:30 am
  • 4 Mile Start
    • 8:45 am
  • Awards
    • 4 Mile
      • Approximately 10:10 am
    • Half Marathon awards
      • Approximately 11:15 am
  • Course Cutoff – 12:30 PM

Entry Fees

Through 12/1 Through 3/1 Through Race Day
Half Marathon $65/$50* $75/$60* $80/$60*
4 Mile $35/$28* $45/$33* $50/$33*
Virtual $35 (through 4/28) $35 (through 4/28)

*If you are not interested in a medal or race shirt, and just want to race an amazing event please choose the economy package for a discounted event cost.

What You Get With Your Registration

Regular Registration

  • Custom race shirt (shirts are only guaranteed for registrations made more than 2 weeks before race day.  When you start registration shirt sizes available will be shown ) 
  • Medals: This race is part of the  Trail mega medal series of 2023!  All  medals will connect to make one giant medal!
  • Chip timing with splits on the race course and fast finish results
  • Live tracking for participants and spectators through RaceJoy
  • Aid along course at multiple aid stations
  • Post-race food and beverages
  • Points towards The Trivium Running Series
    • Double points for the Marathon!
  • Points towards The Trivium Club Cup Championship

Economy Registration

  • Custom race shirt 
  • Medals
  • Chip timing with splits on the race course and fast finish results
  • Live tracking for participants and spectators through the RaceJoy app
  • Aid along course at multiple aid stations
  • Post-race food and beverages
  • Points towards The Trivium Running Series
    • Double points for the Marathon!
  • Points towards The Trivium Club Cup Championship

Virtual Registration

  • Custom race shirt (shirts are only guaranteed for registrations made more than 2 weeks before race day) 
  • Medals: This race is part of the Mega Medal series of 2022!  All  medals will connect to make one giant medal!

Awards

This race will be chip timed with disposable bib-chips. Bibs must be worn on the front and visible at all times for safety.

Awards will be presented to the following categories:

  • Awards to the top 3 overall males and females in the half marathon and four miler
  • Half Marathon: Awards to the top 3 males and females in the following age groups : 19 and under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69,70+
  • Four Miler: Awards to the top 3 males and females in the following age groups: 19 and under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69,70+
  • Ruck (both distances): Top 3 overall male and female Ruckers (See ruck rules by clicking here)
    • Ruckers will be weighed prior to the race.
      • Ruckers Under 150 lbs must have a backpack with 20 lbs
      • Ruckers Over 150 Lbs must have a backpack with 30 lbs

Maps

Course Maps

    Half Marathon Course: The half marathon will start out doing the first portion of The Big Loop Trail in Bur-Mile followed by Owls Roost Trail, Nat Greene Trail, Piedmont Trail and finishing doing the section of Big Loop in Reverse that the race started on.  Every other mile will be marked

    Aid Stations: 

    Aid #1: Water (mile 1.6)

    Aid #2: Water/Tailwind  (mile 5.8)

    Aid #3: Water/ Humma Gel (mile 8.8)

    Aid #4: Water/Breakthrough Nutrition (mile 11.5)

    Est. Moving Time Distance Elevation Gain
    21.40 261.34
    hours km meters

    Four Mile Course: This race course is a great introductory to trail running.  A mix of trail and a bit of greenway.  Some hills, and some flats.  You will not be disappointed!

    Aid #1: Water (Mile 1.6)

    Aid #2 Water (Mile 2.4)

    Est. Moving Time Distance Elevation Gain
    6.73 87.35
    hours km meters

Rules

Rules & Guidelines

In the event the race should be canceled for reasons beyond the control of the Race Director or Race Committee (inclement weather or unsafe weather conditions; local, state or national emergency), refunds will not be made, but race packets, including race shirts, will be available at a location to be determined. Information will be available on the race website.

Refund Policy: No refunds for any reason will be issued for this event within 30 days of the event start date. Earlier than 30 days before the event, a request may be made for a 50% refund (this will be 50% of entry fee, excluding any processing fees). Entries CANNOT be transferred or deferred to another event or year. NO EXCEPTIONS will be made to this policy. By registering for this event you agree to this refund policy. To request a refund, please contact us on our Contact page and select “Registration” as the reason for your message.

Transfer policy: Entries can be transferred to another individual for a $5 transfer fee. T-shirt size will not be changeable. Entries CANNOT be transferred or deferred to another event or year. To request a transfer, please contact us on our Contact page and select “Registration” as the reason for your message.