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New race director set to take over FOTM

November 7, 2020

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2021 race date set for Nov. 7 * 2020 race coverage * FOTM event page * PHDC Facebook group LITTLE ORLEANS, Md. — Adam Lowe had a number of thoughts go through his mind after winning the Fire on the Mountain 50K trail race on Nov. 1 in Green Ridge State Forest. After learning this […]

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TrailNotes: Grace, Gretchen, Tim and the Tired Foot Award

November 4, 2020

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The best quotes from the finish line * 2020 race page * Video: Start of the 2020 FOTM * PHDC Facebook group LITTLE ORLEANS, Md. — At the time of registration leading up to the 2019 Fire on the Mountain 50K, young Elijah Campbell was only 16 years old. He and his father, Jim, prepared as […]

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Lowe makes his choice in ‘win or lose big’

November 2, 2020

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Goss cracks women’s top 10 list with win Shepard wins 25K title outright; Suitt leads men’s field * 2020 official results (PDF) * FOTM all-time performance list (PDF) * Photos: * Shelly’s album * Mark’s album * Crystal’s album * TrailNotes: Grace, Gretchen, Robert, Tim and more * Race reports – send the link to […]

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Schedule set for FOTM 2020 training cycle

August 17, 2020

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* Race page * PHDC Facebook group LITTLE ORLEANS, MD — There will be three weekends of organized training runs scheduled for this year’s Fire on the Mountain 50K and 25K training cycle. There will be options in September and October. Race day is Sunday, Nov. 1 in Green Ridge State Forest, located in eastern […]

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Romick, Greenfield lead in Road to Freedom 5K

November 9, 2019

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Harden, Laskowsky earn Top Veteran status * Complete results * Martinsburg VA Medical Center Facebook page * PHDC Facebook group MARTINSBURG, W.Va., Nov. 9, 2019 — Conner Romick led 122 people to the finish line of the annual Road to Freedom 5K staged Saturday morning on the Martinsburg VA Medical Center campus in Martinsburg. The […]

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TrailNotes: Moses running for a cause

November 8, 2019

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Moses, Jochim, Endure Fuel, Simon, Hastings, Inscho, Williams * Spangler, Smith run to historic wins LITTLE ORLEANS, Md., Nov. 3, 2019 — From the start line at Point Lookout Overlook to the left turn onto the red trail at Mile 1.2, there was something different about Daniel Moses’s footsteps. They seemed a bit lighter. Moses […]

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Spangler crushes FOTM course record

November 5, 2019

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Spangler, Smith capture historic FOTM victories Smith, 2nd-youngest winner, posts largest margin of victory in event history Bouchard, Greenawalt earn Master’s titles   * FOTM all-time performance list (PDF) * 2019 official results (PDF) * TrailNotes: Moses, Jochim, Logan, Simon, Hastings, Inscho, Williams * Photos from Mitch Hawbaker (Facebook) * Photos from Scott Lemmon (Facebook) […]

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Morris, Green take Back the Blue 5K titles

September 21, 2019

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Bell, Tan lead law enforcement contingent * Complete Back the Blue 5K results – 2019 (timing by PHDC) * Back the Blue 5K event page * Back the Blue 5K national website * PHDC Facebook group (tune in here for the 2020 event) CUMBERLAND, Md., Sept. 21, 2019 — Jacob Cobb came by his interest in […]

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Training runs set for 2019 FOTM 50K

August 25, 2019

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RD phone number: 301-338-4533 (call or text) * Official event website * Online registration Training run schedule Schedule below, but first, a little about the training runs. They are semi-organized. This means we provide a designated time and meet-up/start point, and the rest is up to you. They are intended to be self-supported – you are responsible […]

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Entry open for FOTM 2019

November 8, 2018

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$40 entry fee available through Dec. 31 * Register on UltraSignup * Read about the 2018 race  * Join the PHDC on Facebook LITTLE ORLEANS, Md., November 8, 2018 — Entry has opened for the 2019 edition of the Fire on the Mountain 50K, staged entirely within Green Ridge State Forest in western Maryland. The […]

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