Beautiful trails, scenic water views, FREE BBQ and lots of fun!
Storm the Watershed is a 15K/5K trail run featuring rolling hills and beautiful scenery along the banks of the Long Branch Reservoir in Locust Grove, GA. This race is presented by Henry County Water Authority and all participants will receive a post-race BBQ plate and long sleeve shirts. Join us for fun trails, yummy barbeque and family fun!
The 15K course will encircle Long Branch Reservoir with views of the water along the route for the first 7 miles. The last two miles will be along narrower, wooded trails. The 5K course will begin in the narrow, wooded trails and conclude along Long Branch Reservoir. The trails are established and feature rolling hills.
Event details and schedule
All registration includes FREE BBQ plate and long sleeve shirt!
Online registration closes at 6:00pm (est), Wednesday, November 1, 2017.
15K: $40 online; $45 day of race
5K: $25 online; $30 day of race
NOTE: All Online fees will incur a nominal transaction fee.
9:00 a.m. – Race Day Registration and Packet Pickup
10:00 a.m. – 15K Trail Run Begins
10:30 a.m. – 5K Trail Run Begins
11:00 a.m. – Post-Race Barbeque and Family Water Festival Opens
Parking will be available at the Cubihatcha Outdoor Education Center. The gates will open at 8:00 a.m. for parking to begin.
All participants may pick up their race numbers on race day starting at 9:00 a.m.
The 15K course will encircle Long Branch Reservoir with views of the water along the route for the first 7 miles. The last two miles will be along narrower, wooded trails. The 5K course will begin in the narrow, wooded trails and conclude along Long Branch Reservoir. The trails are established and feature rolling hills. See the full course details at www.stormthewatershed.com
Medals will be given to top overall male and female, top masters male and female, and top three male and female age group awards from 14 & under; 15-19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60+
Post-Race Barbeque and Family Water Festival
The post-race Barbeque and Family Water Festival will be full of good food and great giveaways! At the end of the race course there will be a post-race festival with swag bags, shirt pickup and barbeque!
All participants with a race bib will receive a barbeque sandwich plate with chips and a drink. Family and friends attending the festival and cheering on our runners are invited to join us for lunch and may purchase a plate for $5.00.
The Water Festival will be full of great giveaways and family activities from our local water utilities and great sponsors. Official commemorative long sleeve t-shirts will be distributed to all 15K and 5K finishers at the post-race Water Festival after crossing the finish line and presenting your race number.