DirtRunner Conquer The Challenge



Overcome 20+ obstacles and conquer the Warrior Rush: Winter Soldier, a 3+mile ~ 5K+ Ancient Greek obstacle course challenge! Be a warrior not a worrier and have a blast.

Sunday 12/15/19
Distance: 3+ Miles ~ 5+ Kilometers
Obstacles: 20+
Location: 1125 College Avenue, Columbus, OH, 43209

– 8:00 AM Elite/Pro: (2 laps) Mandatory Obstacle Completion
– 8:30 AM Warrior Xtreme: (3 HRS) Unlimited laps for 3 hours
– 9AM, 9:30AM, 10AM, 10:30AM 11AMOpen/Recreational (1 lap) Have fun; No Burpees

For SAFETY reasons: No water obstacles and water crossings. We would like you to enjoy your time and not send you to the ER for hypothermia!

By the way, we don’t nickel and dime you like for nonsense stuff. Parking, action pictures, and spectator passes are FREE.
Complimentary snacks and beverages will be available for all participants. Food and beverage service will be available for spectators as well.

Finisher’s Medal


– Zeus lightning bolt trophy for the top 1 male/female ELITE/PRO athletes.
– Ares spear trophy for the top 1 male/female WARRIOR XTREME athletes.
– Skull Warrior awards for the top overall 3 male/female ELITE/PRO and WARRIOR XTREME athletes.
– 1st place Elite/Pro and Warrior Xtreme male/female athletes will earn a complimentary credit race.
– Warrior Rush Coin per lap for the Warrior Xtreme Division athletes.

Cash and award prizes for the top 3 Overall ELITE/PRO and WARRIOR XTREME 3 HRS athletes.

Finisher’s Knit Cap:

Bibs for competitive divisions
White Bib for the Elite/Pro Division

Orange Bib for the Warrior Xtreme 3HRS Division

Race Notes:
-Obstacles for the Elite/Pro division are mandatory! Obstacles may be attempted an unlimited number of times. If athletes cannot complete the obstacles, they may continue their run and have to surrender their wristband to the race director or a course official. Elite/Pro division is officially timed!

-Obstacles for the Warrior Xtreme division are mandatory!  Obstacles may be attempted an unlimited number of times.  If athletes cannot complete the obstacles, they will have to complete 20 burpees chest to the ground per failed obstacle and carry on. If athletes cannot complete the obstacles and the penalty burpees, they have to surrender their wristband to the race director or a course official. This division will compete for 3+ hours. The male/female competitor with the most laps and best time overall wins. Warrior Xtreme 3HRS division is officially timed!

-Obstacles for the Open/Recreational division are optional! If you feel that an obstacle is too hard, ask for help or help someone to overcome it, or just carry on. Course officials or volunteers cannot help you. Have fun; No penalty buprees

Hero Discount:
In appreciation of service, a special discount code will be given to all members of the United States Military, Sheriff/Police/Fire Departments, Active Duty, and Veterans. Send us an e-mail at INFO@DIRTRUNNER.US with the proper I.D in order to receive your code. You got a badass team? Let us know and we will give you a badass discount code.

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Volunteer for a Dirt Runner event and earn a free race. You can race on the same day or in any future event. Additional perks: free parking, free meal, and beverage. Charities and non-profit organization can also receive monetary donations for having volunteers at our events. We offer flexible hours and variety of work assignments. Email us about details and availability at info@dirtrunner.us

-Hydrate -Bring food and beverages.
-Skip your W.O.D the day before and get some rest.
-Choose your division wisely. -Pay attention on the course signs while running.
-Showers will not be available.
-Bring extra clothes, shoes, and emergency blankets just in case.

-Bring CASH if you want to register for the race on site or buy food and beverages!
***Anyone under the age of 18 must have a legal guardian present to sign the waiver (participant, or spectator). Aunts, uncles, grandparents, and friends of the parents do not count.

Individuals ages 13-18 can participate only in the Open/Recreational division with their parents/ legal guardians.

SPECTATORS: Receive free entry passes, but you need to sign waivers before entering the event area.

Date of event is subject to change due severe weather conditions. Tickets are not refundable, though you can transfer your ticket to a buddy of yours or save it for a future credit.

Sponsors 2019:

Platinum Venue Sponsor: Jewish Community Center of greater Columbus

The JCC is the place to be when it comes to programs and activities. Through its programs and services, the JCC provides an inviting Jewish Neighborhood and a comfortable place to thrive. Enrich the mind and body with a wide range of sports and cultural arts. Our aquatics and physical fitness facilities offer a variety of ways for getting in shape while having fun, and our arts match the same diversity, featuring festivals and fairs centered around books, films, and fine art. At the JCC there’s something for everyone.
Address: 1125 College Ave. Columbus, OH 43209

Platinum Obstacle Sponsor: Black Diamond Obstacle Course

Questions? Contact Jason Goggins at 614.559.6237 or jgoggins@columbusjcc.org
Address: 1125 College Ave. Columbus, OH 43209

Gold Sponsor: Strength & Speed 
Whether you want to improve just speed, just strength or both, this is the place for you. Comprised of strength training athletes who defy conventional notions that you can’t have it all. We have a strong presence in the obstacle course racing community because it is sport where strength and speed collide but we also have athletes that compete in a variety of other sports including runners, bodybuilders, boxers, Crossfit athletes, cyclists, ultra-runners, powerlifters and triathletes. For more info on Strength & Speed go to: http://www.teamstrengthspeed.com/

Silver Sponsor: Atlas Man

Specializing in fitness equipment like Atlas Stones and more, Atlas Man is your top choice!
e-mail: AtlasManX@gmail.com facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/atlasmanusa/

Bronze Sponsor: OCR Buddy

OCR Buddy’s extensive and ever-growing database lists events from international race brands to the local obstacle races right in your backyard. http://ocrbuddy.com/



Charities 2019:
We proudly support Pet Project a Non Profit, No Kill Animal Shelter. Adopt, Rescue, Love our fury friends. Please, help our fury friends. If you can’t adopt, please donate. Share the news with your friends and family. Thank you.

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Race Time: 8:00am