The Green Day Gallop

Sun March 17, 2019 Palmer, AK US 99645 Directions
Events

Half Marathon

11:30AM AKDT - 4:00PM AKDT

Kids' Free 1 Miler

11:35AM AKDT - 12:30PM AKDT

5K

12:00PM AKDT - 2:00PM AKDT

Marathon

10:00AM AKDT - 4:30PM AKDT
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.activesoles.net.

Place
Palmer Depot
610 S Valley Way
Palmer, AK US 99645
Description

***Online Registration closes on Wednesday, March 13th***  

EARLY BIB PICKUP:

Active Soles Performance Footwear: March 14th: 7am-9am & 4:00pm-6:00pm

 

DAY OF BIB PICK UP:

The Palmer Depot

For Marathon Racers 9:00am - 9:45am 

Half Marathon, 5k, and Kids 1 Miler: 9:00am -11:00am  

 

Start Times:

Full Marathon - 10:00am

Half Marathon - 11:30am 
Free Kids 1 Miler - 11:35am
5k - 12:00pm

 

Day of Race Registration:

Price will increase to $40.00 for day of registration

Registration will be at the Palmer Depot and OPEN at 9:00am. For marathon racers registration will close at 9:45am and for all other race categories it will end at 11:00am. 

No racers signing up on the day of the race will be accepted after 11:00AM - Please plan ahead and out of respect for the race committee, please do not come late to register.

 

The start of the race will take place at the pavilion - It will be a loop course finishing where you start. See all race map details on our Facebook event page. 

 

This is a road run and could have potential weather hazards in the spring - please read all race information before signing up. The Race will start and end at the Palmer Depot in Downtown Palmer. Please see location information below.

Race Contact Info
If you have any questions about this race, please contact the race director at
ROUTE INFO AND MAP

 

All Routes and Descriptions Below

**** All races may be icy and snowy as this race is held in March in Alaska. PLEASE BE PREPARED with proper gear (which may include: hat, gloves, hand/toe warmers, cleats or spikes for your shoes, extra layers, extra nutrition & hydration)  Bring Self Defense or Bear Spray as occasionaly you may see moose and other wildlife on the course - especially along the bike path on Old Glenn!

 

5K

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5 K Route
Runners start at the depot and take S Churcach St and connect with Outer Springer Lp and the connections with Inner Springer Loop. Eventually making their way to cope industrial way and back to the depot!

 

HALF MARATHON

(map is slightly off- runners will complete 2 loops of Outer Springer Loop and the connections with Inner Springer Loop. They will then go back through town towards evergreen Ave and Airport Rd and then making their way back towards the Palmer Depot. Image

Half Marathon Runners will Start at the Palmer Depot and run towards Outer Springer Loop and its connections with Inner Springer loop they will complete this loop twice. Then runners will make their way to evergreen Ave and Airport Rd and eventually connecting with the bike path that follows E Artic Ave. Runners will take the bike path that takes them back to the Palmer Depot for the finish!

 

FULL MARATHON

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Full Marathon- Starting at the Palmer Depot and running towards Outer Springer Loop and its connections with Inner Springer loop, runners will complete this loop 2 time. Then runners will make their way to evergreen Ave and Airport Rd and eventually connecting with the bike path that follows E Artic Ave and Old Glen Highway. Runners will take the bike path 6+ mile before the turn around point. Then runners will take the bike path back and connect at the Palmer Depot for the finish!

 

**** All races may be icy and snowy as this race is held in March in Alaska. PLEASE BE PREPARED with proper gear (which may include: hat, gloves, hand/toe warmers, cleats or spikes for your shoes, extra layers, extra nutrition & hydration) 

** Half Marathon and Marathon Maps are slightly off- races will be doing 2 loops at Outspringer/Innerspring Loop!