Turn & Burn Off-Road Duathlon & 5k Trail Run

Don King

Jan 28, 2011
Back by popular demand: The Turn and Burn 5k Trail Run and Short Distance Off-Road Duathlon will be hosted at Fisher Farm Park in Davidson, NC on Saturday morning October 29. It’s been several years since we hosted the challenging Turn and Burn off-road event and we are bringing it back as we’ve had numerous requests for a Fall off-road multi-sport race!

The event details:

Saturday, October 29
Fisher Farm Park
Davidson, NC
5k Trail Run - 8:30AM
Off Road Duathlon - 9:30AM
5k Run - 16k Mountain Bike - 3k Run

The Turn and Burn 5k Trail Run and Off-Road Duathlon will use a combination of mountain bike trails and walking and hiking trails at Fisher Farm to make up the race course. Transition area and finish line will be located just south of the parking lot. After the race, we will have food and an awards ceremony for our top three finishers in each designated age group. We will give medals and/or plaques three places deep for our male and female overall finishes and in 5 year age groups.

The Turn and Burn will be timed using AMB chip timing. All participants will be required to leave a deposit when picking up chips....either credit card imprint or drivers license.

The Race Venue: Fisher Farm Park in Davidson, NC
Fisher Farm consists of a 200-acre park which is in the early stages of development. A fabulous place for walkers, this is a natural area populated with a variety of wildlife, insects, and plant life. Fisher Farm offers five plus miles of mountain bike trails with beginner to advanced challenges. The park is now accessible from the north by the West Branch Greenway.

Fisher Farm Park Directions
Fisher Farm is located at 21215 Shearer Road. To find Fisher Farm, follow Concord Road out of town. Veer Left at the Rocky River Y junction. Turn left on Shearer Road about four miles after Y intersection. The entrance to park is about a half-mile on your left.

- Turn and Burn authentic event T-shirts will be given to all race participants who preregister by October 25. Remaining t-shirts will be given out first come, first serve

- Turn and Burn medals will be given to top three finishers in the Trail Run per each defined category

- Custom Turn and Burn plaques will be given to the top three finishers in the Off-Road Duathlon per each defined category

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