April 17th, 2021 – Phoenix Race MS
Competitive male and female heats & Open and Youth course! No two courses will be alike even at the same venue.
Phoenix Race presents – Meridian, MS
The Phoenix Race experience is as competitive as you make it. Rally your team and battle the other teams in your division for bragging rights, or simply make it your goal to cross the finish line! The Phoenix Race is about coming together and accomplishing something you thought could never do. From the elite runner to the generally active individual, Phoenix Race has you covered.
TOP REASONS TO TAKE ON THIS COURSE:
1. Have fun with your family & friends
2. It’s only as competitive as you make it!
3. Awesome after party with your fellow athletes after the race
Bonita Lakes Park: Bonita Lakes Dr, Meridian, MS 39301
COURSE OPTIONS & DETAILS:
4-6 Miles 25+ Obstacles
Youth course is 3-10 years old
Children 10-13 may race on the adult course with an adult
14+ May race alone and compete
The host city of Meridian welcomes the OCR community with open arms. This 3300 acre park features a beautiful lake, bike, horse and running trails. There is no shortage of hills and terrain at Bonita Lakes. The proximity of the city, restaurants and hotels to the venue is unmatched in OCR venues. More than 7 hotels in one mile from the entrance.
The wonderful downtown area hosts several locally owned restaurants and bars.
Aid / Water Stations
During the race, there will be water stations.
|Phoenix Competitive 8am Wave|
|Phoenix Competitive 8:15am Wave|
|Phoenix Non-Competitive 8:30am Wave|
|Phoenix Non-Competitive 8:45am Wave|
|Phoenix Non-Competitive 9am Wave|
|Phoenix Non-Competitive 9:15am Wave|
|Phoenix Non-Competitive 9:30am Wave|
|Phoenix Non-Competitive 9:45am Wave|
|Phoenix Non-Competitive 10am Wave|
|Phoenix Non-Competitive 10:15am Wave|
|Phoenix Non-Competitive 10:30am Wave|
|Phoenix Non-Competitive 10:45am Wave|
|Phoenix Non-Competitive 11am Wave|
|Phoenix Youth 11am Wave|
|Phoenix Youth 11:10am Wave|
|Phoenix Youth 11:20am Wave|
|Phoenix Youth 11:30am Wave|
|Phoenix Youth 11:40am Wave|
|Phoenix Youth 11:50am Wave|
For everyone’s safety, we ask faster runners to line up closer to the front of the start corral, then followed by run/walkers, walkers, and those with strollers ( if allowed ) toward the back.
There will be event day packet pickup.
- Finisher shirt
- Swag Bag
- Massive Medal
Award Ceremony & Placement
Competitive athletes must have 100% completion of the obstacles to be eligible for a podium,
unless there are less than 3 who finish at 100% in the gender category.
We will then award the most obstacles completed and in the event of a tie on obstacles completed, time will be the deciding factor.
Cash prizes for top 3 in each gender as well as prize package
(Amounts determined by number of competitors)
OCR Championship Qualifier
For Runners: Be Early
- Arrive an hour before your start time. This gives you plenty of time to park, pick up your packet, drop your stuff at bag check, find your friends & get warmed up.
WHAT TO BRING
Barcode (print or save your registration barcode to your phone.
Towel & extra (dry) clothes
WHAT NOT TO BRING:
Outside food and drink (racers, fuel for the race is OK)
WHAT TO WEAR
There’s no dress code, but you’ll be running through trails, mud & climbing obstacles. So, dress comfortably.
Our elites recommend: performance gear (NOT COTTON), compression underwear, high socks & long sleeves.
Advice from experience: is to race in what you train in – new shoes on race day are NOT recommended.
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