VA Runner Blue & Gray 1/2 Marathon
Date Dec 8, 2013
Time 7:30am
Location
VA Runner in Central Park
1993 Carl Silver Parkway
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
For Ages All ages. Runners under 15 years old are not encouraged to run.
Course USATF certified course
The course starts at 250 feet in Central Park. In the second mile, the course drops to 50 feet. From mile 2 to 11, it is mostly flat with the exception of 3 hills that climb about 30 feet each.
Mile 12 goes back up from 50 to 250 feet on what is known as hospitalization hill. This is the same hill as part of the USMC Historic Half where the runner in 2009 had the heart attack.
Mile 13 has a down then a climb. You didn’t notice this on the way out in mile 1. However, you will notice it as part of the last mile.
Fees
Until Oct 31, 2013 $44
Nov 1, 2013 to Nov 30, 2013 $54
Dec 1, 2013 to Dec 8, 2013 $60
Premiums Finisher's Coin. Tech shirt to all registering before November 23, 2013. Don't want a shirt or when we run out? Entry fee will be reduced by $5.
Registration
Entry Form
On Line
Registered Runners
Awards & Categories
Event Record Bonuses $150
Overall Top 3 Men and Women Cash $150, 75, 50
Masters Top Man and Woman Cash $50
Age Groups 19 & under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & over Top 3 Men and Women in each age group Gift Certificates
Packet Pickup & Late Registration
Packet Pickup Saturday Dec 7, 2013 (10am to 5pm) VA Runner in Central Park
Race Day Pickup Sunday Dec 8, 2013 (starting at 6:30am) VA Runner in Central Park
Local Hotels Hilton Garden Inn (1/2 mile from start/finish) is offering special rates.
Result Timing Chip Timing using Winning Time Chips provided by Race Timing Unlimited. Gun and Chip times will be recorded. All awards are based on Gun Time.
Directions from I-95, exit 130B - going west – take first right onto Carl Silver Parkway. Just before Fall Hill Ave, VA Runner will be on your right.
Information Email to vic@farc.org