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Get your Heart Pumping!

Dirty Love 15k Run

Part of the Dirty Trail Series
Run or Hike!

Dirty Love 8k

Part of the Dirty Trail Series


River Grove Picnic Area, North Chagrin Reservation 
2944 River Rd, Willoughby Hills, OH 44094


Grab your Valentine or your bestie and spend the morning breathing heavy and romping through the snow! Afterward, cozy up in front of the fireplace in the heated shelter. We're bringing back the hot chocolate bar this year – warm up with your own special creation and some Valentine treats!


The bridle trail through North Chagrin Reservation in the Cleveland Metroparks is the perfect setting to get your heart pumping in the woods. Run or hike one loop (8k) or two (15k). Click here to view the Dirty Love course maps.


Donations benefit the Trails Division of Cleveland Metroparks.

Swag Options

  • 16oz Insulated Stainless Steel Double Walled Travel Coffee Mug with 2-in1 lid – laser engraved with a special Dirty Love twist on our Dirty Trail Series logo (available in gray, green, or brown)
  • Dirty Trail Coffee - locally blended just for us!
  • Pint Cup with Dirty Trail Series logo or CVNP design

2024 Dirty Love swag options


Awards for each event:

  • Top 3 Overall Male and Female
  • Top 3 Male and Female in the following 5-year age groups:
    24 & Under, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, and 70 & Over

Become a Dirty VIP

Dirty Trail Series VIP Members receive the following benefits:

  • Entry to all 2024 Dirty Trail Series events
  • An additional entry to Muddy Paws 2 Mile Dog Run
  • 10% off shoes for the entire year at Vertical Runner
  • Swag for each race
  • Invitation to the Dirty Series Awards Party (includes lunch and raffle)
  • $425 value for $325 (Save $100!) – pro-rated after each race

When you register for Dirty Love, select the Dirty VIP Membership Bundle.


  • Early Registration (through January 12)
    15k – $45
    8k — $35
  • Regular Registration (January 13 – February 1)
    15k — $50
    8k — $35
  • Late Registration (February 2-12)
    15k — $55
    8k — $40

Race Day Details

  • Start Time
    15k – 9:00 A.M. (3 hour cutoff)
    8k – 9:15 A.M.
  • Packet Pickup: 7:30 A.M.
  • Fluid Stations will serve water and Skratch hydration. Participants are encouraged to carry water.

More Information

  • Dirty Love is part of the Dirty Trail Series, featuring races from 5k to half marathon distances on some of the best hiking and bridle trails in Northeast Ohio.
  • Visit our website to learn more about Western Reserve Racing and to view our race calendar.

Dirty Trail Series   Western Reserve Racing

Race Contact Info

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Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for the Dirty Love.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.


  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
View RaceJoy How-To


River Grove Picnic Area, North Chagrin Reservation
2944 River Rd, Willoughby Hills, OH 44094


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