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Location: Suwanee, GA US 30024 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk, Other
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Additional race information can be found at http://www.Suwaneehalf.com.

Events
Event Time Price Details
Half Marathon
Time
7:30AM EST - 11:00AM EST
Price
$65
Price increases after December 31, 2018 at 11:59pm EST
5k Race
Time
7:40AM EST - 11:00AM EST
Price
$30
Price increases after December 31, 2018 at 11:59pm EST
Race Volunteer
Time
5:00AM EST - 12:00PM EST
Price
$0
Registration ends February 9, 2019 at 7:00pm EST
Place
330 Town Center Avenue
Suwanee, GA US 30024
Description

Thank you for coming to our race page!  We are excited about 2019.

Join us for the 5th annual Suwanee Half Marathon and the newly added Old Town 5k on 02/10/19 presented by Performance Race Services along with the City of Suwanee.  These races will benefit the Suwanee Public Arts program. 

**We are providing special commemorative jackets/pull overs for all those who have supported and run ALL 5 years of the Suwanee Half Marathon. 

Race Information:

Courses:

This year's Suwanee Half Marathon will have a course change with the help of all the feedback we have received.  The new course will still start at Suwanee Town Center, bring you up to and down PIB, around George Pierce Park, on the greenway to McGinnis Ferry, BUT we have removed the out and back on McGinnis Ferry / Northholt Parkway. Instead direct you back onto the greenway (going under McGinnis Ferry) to Suwanee Creek Park.  You will then turn around, return back on the greenway, all the way back onto the boardwalk bridge and back to the start by City Hall.  You can see the new course using this link: Suwanee Half Marathon Course

Along with the half marathon, we are excited to announce the addition of a 5k, named Old Town 5k.  This race will start 10 minutes after the half marathon.  The 5k will start on Main Street next to the library.  (This is to reduce any runner flow restrictions going under the train tunnel and to allow for a joint finish line with the half marathon.) The 5k will follow the same first mile of the half, but split off half way up Eva Kennedy onto Brushy Creek Way.  Don't forget to look around about mile 2.25 and enjoy Old Town Suwanee (amazing how much Suwanee has changed) while you return back down main street and back to City Hall.  You can see the course using this link (it does show long but Map My Run does not take the complete tangents):  Old Town 5k Course

**Weather Alternate Half Marathon Route: In case of greenway flooding we will be using our alternate course Suwanee Half Marathon - Weather Alternate Course

Start Times:

The Half Marathon will start at 7:30 AM in front of City Hall and the 5k will start at 7:40 AM on Main Street (across from the library).  For those running the 5k, don't forget to cheer on the half marathon runners as they come by you!

Awards:

Half Marathon: Top 3 OVERALL Winners (M/F) and top 3 M/F in the age groups:  0-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-70, 70+

5k: Top OVERALL Winner (M/F), Top MASTER Winner (M/F) and top 3 M/F in the age groups:  0-10,11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-70, 70+

5k awards will start at 8:40 AM (1 hour after start) and Half Marathon awards at 10:00 AM (2:30 after start)

Packet Pick up and 'Day of Race' Sign Up Information:

Friday - February 8th at Big Peach Running Suwanee (by Mellow Mushroom) from 5-7 p.m.

Saturday -  February 9th at City Hall of Suwanee from 12:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m.

Sunday (Race Day) - February 10th in City Hall of Suwanee from 6:00 a.m. to 7:15 a.m.

Registration Pricing:

Open - 12/31/18 at Midnight: Half - $65.00, 5k - $30.00

01/01/19 - 02/07/19: Half - $75.00, 5k - $35.00

Packet Pick up or RACE DAY REGISTRATION will be $85.00 for the Half and $40.00 for the 5k (but there is no shirt guaranteed).  If you register day of, shirts will need to be picked up after race to make sure all preregistered runners receive their shirts and there are no guarantees we will have your size left.

TIME CUT OFF - There will be a 3:30 cut off time for official results, starting from the half marathon start time of 7:30 (so 11:00 AM cut off).  Any runner on the course after this time will be considered a pedestrian and you will need to move to the sidewalk.

Swag:

Each half marathon runner will receive a finishers medal and commemorative blanket and all race runners receive a technical shirt (must have registered by Jan. 12th to guarantee a shirt and medal).

Please help support the Suwanee Public Arts program and we look forward to another great event.   Hope to see you there!

VOLUNTEERS:

As with any race, volunteers are always needed.  Please use the sign up link for Volunteers on the registration page.  If you sign up before the shirt cut off January 12, we will get you a custom Suwanee Half / Old Town 5k volunteer shirt.  We and the runners will appreciate you being there!

 To check out more information about the race visit www.SuwaneeHalf.com

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