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Race Information

Race Registration & Fees

REGISTER TODAY AT IMATHLETE.COM

Half Marathon Race Fee:

$40 through February 27th
$60 February 28th - March 24th (Pre-registration ends on March 24th)
$80 Race Day Registration (including in person registration on March 25th, 26th, 27th, or 28th)

5K Race Fee:

$20 through February 27th
$25 February 28th - March 24th (Pre-registration ends on March 24th)
$30 Race Day Registration (including in person registration on March 25th, 26th, 27th, or 28th)

All sales are final. Refunds and transfers are not allowed under any circumstances.

If you wish to switch from the half marathon to 5K, please e-mail Shauna Sage at sage@wcu.edu by Tuesday, March 24th to guarantee a switch.  No refund is issued.

All participants will have access to the Campus Recreation Center for use of showers and other facilities before and after the race.  There will also be a bag drop at the Campus Recreation Center the morning of the race.

Pre-Registration Closing Date: March 24th @ 11:59pm

 

Packet Pick-Up

Packets may be picked up on Thursday (March 26th) or Friday (March 27th) from 4:00pm-8:00pm in the Campus Recreation Center at Western Carolina University.  Race day packet pick-up is also available on Saturday, March 28th from 6:30am-7:30am outside the front doors of the Campus Recreation Center.  Packets are not available outside these time frames.

As you enter campus, take the second exit from the traffic circle onto Norton Drive. The Campus Recreation Center will be on the right. Turn right onto Memorial Drive and there is plenty of parking along the street.

 

Race Shirts

All race participants will receive a short-sleeve technical shirt - Check them out at the Half Marathon and 5K links. All participants registered by March 6th are guaranteed a shirt on race day. Those registered after March 6th may have to pick up their race shirt at the Campus Recreation Center following the race if supplies run out on race day.  Shirts will not be mailed to participants who are unable to pick up their shirt. 

 

Weather Policy

Race officials may cancel, delay, or change the event in case of extreme weather or other conditions that may affect the safety and health of the participants. In the event of cancellation, refunds will NOT be issued.  Please note that race officials will do everything possible to hold the race.

 

Race Weekend Schedule of Events

Thursday, March 26 4:00pm-8:00pm Packet Pick-Up at WCU Campus Recreation Center
Friday, March 27 4:00pm-8:00pm Packet Pick-Up at WCU Campus Recreation Center
Saturday, March 28 6:30am-7:30am Race Day Packet Pick-Up & Registration at WCU Campus Recreation Center
  8:00am Half Marathon start
  8:15am 5K start
  9:00am 5K Awards
  11:00am Half Marathon Awards
  11:30am Course Closes
 

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