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John Wayne Grit Series – Ridgway

September 21, 2024

Ridgway, CO

Saddle up, pardners! Get ready to channel your inner cowboy (or cowgirl) at the John Wayne Grit Series - Ridgway! On September 21, 2024, Ridgway CO will be transformed into the Wild West of running, where runners will blaze trails, conquer mountains, and ride the marathon range like true grit-tastic heroes! Yeehaw!
Saddle up, pardners! Get ready to channel your inner cowboy (or cowgirl) at the John Wayne Grit Series - Ridgway! On September 21, 2024, Ridgway CO will be transformed into the Wild West of running, where runners will blaze trails, conquer mountains, and ride the marathon range like true grit-tastic heroes! Yeehaw!
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About The John Wayne Grit Series – Ridgway

Get ready to experience the ultimate test of endurance and determination at the John Wayne Grit Series – Ridgway half marathon, taking place on the 21st of September 2024 in the picturesque town of Ridgway, CO.

As a dedicated half marathon runner, this race is guaranteed to exhilarate and challenge you to push your limits. With its stunning backdrop of the majestic Colorado Rockies, the landscape alone will leave you breathless. The race website promises a rugged and scenic route that will take you through the heart of Ridgway, showcasing its natural beauty and rugged charm.

Ridgway, often referred to as “The Gateway to the San Juans,” is a hidden gem nestled in the breathtaking Uncompahgre Valley. This small town is renowned for its unique blend of outdoor adventures and old-western charm. From hiking and biking trails to fly fishing in the pristine rivers, there is something for every nature enthusiast. And let’s not forget Ridgway’s claim to fame – it served as a filming location for the iconic John Wayne movie, “True Grit.”

Weather-wise, September in Ridgway welcomes runners with warm days and cool nights. You can expect temperatures ranging from the mid-60s to low 80s Fahrenheit, providing ideal conditions for a challenging yet comfortable run.

So, strap on your running shoes, harness your inner John Wayne grit, and get ready to conquer the breathtaking landscapes of Ridgway. This half marathon is an opportunity to challenge yourself, make lasting memories, and join a community of passionate runners in a race like no other.

Let your spirit run wild in Ridgway, where adventure and endless possibilities await you at the John Wayne Grit Series – Ridgway half marathon. Saddle up, partner, and let’s hit the trails!

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