This fully supported course will have 12 aid stations, one approximately every two miles, along the course. There will be port-o-lets and basic first aid kits at each one.
Race packet pickup will be on Saturday, September 22, at the Depot Plaza from 1 pm to 5 pm. The Depot Plaza (also the finish line for all events) is located at 121 W. 15th Street.
Speakers include Brent Weigner and Jerry Rief. Brent is a Globetrotter and world record holder. He has run marathons and ultra-marathons on all seven continents, a world record, ten times. Brent is currently ranked 1st in the world in number of countries (152) in which official race marathons have been completed and verified. Jerry has completed a marathon in all 50 states and DC in under 3:00, averaging 2:49. He is one of the few people to qualify for the Boston Marathon in every state
Red Lion Hotels will provide a free pasta dinner following the Registration Expo to the first 500 people to register. The Menu:
Classic Caesar Salad with Home Made Croutons and Parmesan Cheese; Meat Sauce and Alfredo Sauce; Penne Noodles and Fettuccini Noodles; Italian Green Beans; Vegetable Lasagna with Cream Sauce; Bread Sticks; Assorted Cakes at Dessert Station; and Fresh Brewed Coffee and Iced Tea
Free parking is available at the starting line for all events.
· Archer Government Complex: Marathon and Relay Leg 1
· Hereford Ranch: Relay Leg 2
· Holliday Park: Half Marathon and Relay Leg 3
· Central High School: 10K and Relay Leg 4
In addition, there are 2 free City Garages and several parking lots near the Depot Plaza (finish line).
Shuttles will be provided from the finish line back to the starting line for runners.