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Parks trail-running series planned
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ATLANTA — Dirty Spokes Productions is sponsoring a Georgia State Parks trail-running series throughout 2013.  
Runners will explore trails at four state parks and earn points for awards. Registration fees range from $25 to $45 and include chip timing, “dry-fit” shirts, post-race recovery drinks and fruit.
The trail running series covers four state parks in the northern part of Georgia:
Aug. 3, Red Top Mountain State Park in Cartersville, 9.9/3.1-mile trail run
Sept. 7, Unicoi State Park in Helen, 10K/5K trail run  
Oct. 12, Fort Yargo State Park in Winder, 8.55K/3.45K trail run
Dec. 7, Victoria Bryant State Park near Lavonia, 10K/5K trail run  
Competitors will race along some of Georgia’s most scenic trails, with views of lakes, mountains and streams.  To register and learn more, go to
For reservations and to learn more about Georgia’s State Parks, go to

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