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Knock On Woodstock Trail Series

Sat May 10, 2025 Marietta, SC 29661 US
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Description

Knock on Woodstock

Pleasant Ridge - Camp Spearhead

Marathon - 5 Miles

 
Upstate Race Series is presenting the Knock on Woodstock ultra series that will be held at a Pleasant Ridge in Marietta South Carolina. These particular events will be held on a 5 mile loop that wraps around the entire Camp Spearhead which is home to year long camps for children with disabilities. Camp Spearhead is a summer camp in South Carolina for children and adults with special needs. It provides a safe and inclusive environment for individuals with disabilities to participate in various recreational activities, such as swimming, horseback riding, and arts and crafts. The goal of the camp is to provide individuals with disabilities the opportunity to have fun, make new friends, and develop new skills in a supportive and encouraging atmosphere. The camp staff includes trained professionals who work to ensure the safety and well-being of all campers, as well as to provide support and assistance with daily activities. Camp Spearhead is committed to promoting independence, self-esteem, and a sense of community for individuals with disabilities.
It is our goal to aid any and all runners willing to accept this challenge with a fully stock station at the start of the loop with several bathrooms, access to crew stations, music, entertainment and an encouraging hand! This race welcomes ALL! I encourage you to grab a friend and come out and view what the beautiful park and Greenville County has to offer! Proceeds will go directly to Camp Spearhead along with any donations you would be willing to supply this camp for their needs throughout the calendar year. 

 

Race Day Details

  • Where: Camp Spearhead - Pleasant Ridge County Park
  • When: May 10th @ 8am
  • Address: 4232 SC-11 Marietta, SC US 29661
  • What: Marathon - 5 Miler
  • Packet Pickup: Will begin at 7am at Fireside Hall adjacent to participant parking at Camp Spearhead headquarters
  • Overall Awards will be given out at the conclusion of the top 3 finishers.
  • Age group winners will be recognized and announced 1 hour after the event
  • Event Shirts - Our local apparel vendor will be processing all shirt orders. Please follow the link below to pre-order a shirt from the list of races. All race specific shirts will be mailed directly to your home address after the event to commemorate your race experience! The store link will be open until the Monday after each race. 

 

Knock on Wood Course Description - Course Map HERE

The knock on wood ultra course is a 5.1 mile loop with a single aid station starting point at our park headquarters. The start and finish loop is also located near our aid station, tent area for and cabin rentals. The course has 650 feet of gain per 5 mile loop and is generally wide and rolling. There is shade over 90% of the trail and the park will be closed for our race only! The course will have a series of directional arrows that will be placed at all intersections. Please follow all directional arrows to stay on course. In the event that you make a wrong turn please backtrack to your original spot of confusion. 

 

Address

Runners can park at the following address:4232 SC-11, Marietta, SC 29661. Once you enter the park please follow the signs for Camp Spearhead at the top of the park road. There is plenty of parking available for our event with a short 2 minute walking to the start/finish line from the main parking lot. 

 

Aid Stations

There will be one aid station per the 5 mile loop. Items may include: pickles, cookies, chips, Little Debbie snacks, assorted candy, chicken/veggie broth, fig newtons, & pretzels. Liquids will include water, Tailwind Nutrition, coke, and ginger ale. If you would like to donate an aid station supply of something that we do not offer or that is homemade feel free! Cup-less Event: Please provide your own hydration vessel for use at our aid stations 

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Place

4232 SC-11
Marietta, SC US 29661

Race Contact Info

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Race Website

Additional race information can be found at https://www.upstateraceseries.com.

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