Conquer the Canyon PA Grand Canyon 1/2 & Full Marathon + 5k

"Conquer The Canyon" PA Grand Canyon Half & Full Marathon + 5k

 Date: Saturday & Sunday July 27th & 28th, 2019


Sat- 5k and 1Mile Run/Walk 8:00AM @ Wellsboro High School 225 Nichols St. Wellsboro Pa

Sun-Half Marathon & Full Marathon on the Rail Trail Flat Fast & entirely in the Canyon

Course: 5k & 1Mile will start @the High School and will traverse the streets  through Wellsboro finishing on the HS track!!  Both the Half and Full  Marathons will take place on the Pine Creek Rail Trail Starting and  finishing @The Darling Run Parking area Note: ALL Participants will be  shuttled over from the High School on Sunday Morning Starting @5:30AM.  The courses will be predominately flat and should run FAST!!   (It’s  like an old access hard dirt type of trail with a few short paved  sections)  The marathon will be a BOSTON Qualifier!!  Both the ½ &  Full will be run entirely in the Canyon!!  (Flat, Fast and Extremely  Scenic)

 Bib Pick-up & Registration:  Will take place Friday July 26th 10:00 AM -7:00 PM & Saturday July  27th 11:00AM-5:30PM @ Wild Asaph Outfitters located: 71 Main St,  Wellsboro, PA  (We will also have registration before the 5k starting at  7AM and on location for Sunday  (if spots remain)


Lodging:  We recommend our friends at either the Sherwood Motel  Located @ 2 Main St, Wellsboro, PA 16901 Website: or the historic Penn Wells Hotel & Lodge Located @ 62 Mail St Wellsboro Pa Website:

Pasta Party + Expo:  Benefits Second Chance Animal Sanctuaries of Wellsboro PA MORE INFO COMING

Parking:  Both days will be @Wellsboro High School.  There will be NO onsite  parking for the ½ & Full.  We have a local shuttle company that will  be transporting people to & from the race on the 28th

Aid Stations: There will be aid stations w/first aid, Water and Gatorade Approx: every two miles!!  (Some may even have a few treats!!)

FEES:  Half marathon- $65 until  1/1/2019, $75 until 4/1/2019, $85 until Race  Day (IF not sold out)  Full Marathon- $80 until 1/1/2019, $90 until  4/1/2018 then $100 until Race Day (IF not sold out)  5k- $30 until  4/1/2019, $35 up to Race Day, 1 Mile is $10 Challenge: 5k & Half-  $85 Until 1/1/2019, $90 until 4/1/2019 $100 after 5k & Full- $95  until 1/1/2019, $100 until 4/1/2019, $110 after

Awards:   Top 3 Male & Female to go with top masters Male & Female  (40+.) There will also be age group awards for both male and female  runners.

Age Groups: (Both ½, Full & 5K) 13-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34,35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+

T-Shirts: Amazing race themed Short sleeve tech shirt!!

Finisher’s Medals:   Unique Medal Symbolic for the PA Grand Canyon will be awarded to all  Participants in the 1/2, Full and Relay!!  (Also, we will have a special  Additional (2nd) Medal for those that participant in the Conquer the  Canyon Challenge!! Doing either the 5k & Full or 5k & Half!!

Finish Line: There will be a live DJ/Entertainer at the start/finish area during the duration of the race to go with the beautiful scenery of the canyon!!

Coaching:  Do  you need a little extra help and motivation? We also offer a 14-week  individual training plan with one on one coaching (if needed) upon  registration!




If you are interested in being a vendor or sponsor for this event please send us a email with Vendor or Sponsor in the subject line to !!