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 Tioga County Fairgrounds on Sunday Morning Starting @5:00AM. The courses will be predominately flat and should run FAST!! The half will go 6.55 out and back, the full will do the half and then another 6.55 in the opposite direction. The marathon will be a BOSTON Qualifier!! Both the ½ & Full will be run entirely in the Canyon!! (Flat, Fast and Extremely Scenic) Course Maps and additional Photos can be found here: https://schuylkillriverrunners.com/pa-grand-canyon-race-maps Photo Credit: Linda Starger and Andrew M.
Bib Pick-up & Registration: YOU can pick up your bib on race Morning right near the Start/Finish Line!! You may also pick up your bib before and during the 5k/1mile at Wellsboro High School on Saturday the 27th Starting at 7:00AM & concluding at 9:30AM. We will also have pickup Saturday July 27th 2PM-6PM @ Wild Asaph Outfitters located: 71 Main St, Wellsboro, PA. (The 5k is still open for registration). There is ENOUGH parking for EVERYONE during the 5k to Park at Wellsboro High School.
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: Will Take Place from 5-8PM at the Wellsboro Moose!! Located at: 36 Old Tioga St, Wellsboro, PA 16901
Parking: for the 5k on Saturday July 27th - Parking will be @Wellsboro High School. Parking for The 1/2 & Full on Sunday July 28th will be from the Tioga county Fair Grounds Located at: 2258 Charleston Rd, Wellsboro, PA 16901 There will be NO onsite parking for the ½ & Full. We have TWO local shuttle companies that will be transporting people to & from the race on the 28th. Shuttles will run continuously starting at 5am!!
Aid Stations: There will be aid stations w/first aid, Water and Gatorade Approx: every two miles!! (Some may even have a few treats!!) We will also have paramedics on course
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!! 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!!
Time Limit: 7 Hours for both the 1/2 & 26.2
Average Temperature: Low is 58/High is 78, Because of the unique location temperatures will be mild compared to most areas in the Summer
Finish Line: There will be a live DJ/Entertainer at the start/finish area during the duration of the race
Charities: We will be working with some local organizations including: Second Chance Animal Sanctuary and the high school
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! Please contact us @ email@example.com for more information.
Wellsboro: The combination of beauty, forests, stores and rich history of this area make this a sure fire destination race for a summer weekend getaway!! We would be Honored to have you!!
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