What is The Farmers Mile?
The Farmers Mile is a roughly 3.7 mile adventure course through the picturesque hills of Emmett Ridge Farm in Georgetown Ohio. The course can be run or walked and you can challenge yourself to do all obstacles or choose what feels safe and right for you.
What is it supporting?
Emmett Ridge Farm is local sustainable farm in Georgetown, Ohio. Run by Jeremy Boswell and his family, the farms mission is to localize our food system and give people the option to know their farmer and know where their food comes from.
It only costs $35 to run!!!!!!! If you sign up early. Prices raise to $45.00 on September 1 and $50.00 on September 24. We will have really cool T-shirts, stickers and hats available for purchase at the run. Parking is $5.00 per carload. We are also charging for spectators this since last year we had almost 300 people show up. The cost is $10.00 a person not running the race. Kids are free. We support car pooling, its good for the environment and good for your wallet. Food and beer will also available for purchase. All proceeds go to support the MISSION of Emmett Ridge Farm.
The race will begin at 11:00 am with an elite heat. The general runners will start at 11:30 am. We will have heats starting off every half an hour until about 2:00. There will be music, beer and great food afterward so plan on hanging out.
Can I stay?
Heck yes you can stay. Primitive camp sites will be available for $10.00
Who can participate?
Anyone can participate. You are free to run as fast as you can or walk the entire course. You can challenge yourself to hit every obstacle or do only the ones you feel safe doing. This is an adventure course- so bring your adventure pants and get going!
What should I bring?
Bring yourself and great attitude. You might want a change of clothes and shoes because you will probably be wet and muddy if you challenged yourself and you will want to hang out afterward to check out great food, beer, music and local vendors. Bring a tent if you want to stay the night!
Will this be timed?
The race will done in many heats. We will not have a timer so you can time yourself. The elite heat will be timed.