Date: Saturday & Sunday July 27th & 28th, 2019
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: http://www.sherwoodmotel.org/ or the historic Penn Wells Hotel & Lodge Located @ 62 Mail St Wellsboro Pa Website: https://pennwells.com/
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 firstname.lastname@example.org !!