Hub City Races: Half & 5K

Sun September 19, 2021 Crown Point, IN 46307 US Directions
Events

1/2 Marathon

$55 7:30AM CDT Price increases after June 30, 2021 at 11:59pm CDT

1/2 Marathon Timed Clydesdale/Athena Division

$55 7:30AM CDT Price increases after June 30, 2021 at 11:59pm CDT

5K Run

$30 8:00AM CDT Price increases after June 30, 2021 at 11:59pm CDT

5K Timed Clydesdale/Athena Division

$30 8:00AM CDT Price increases after June 30, 2021 at 11:59pm CDT
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.yourhometownevents.com/runs-walks/hubcity/.

Place
Lake County Fairgrounds
889 S. Court Street
Crown Point, IN US 46307
Description

In it's 7th year, the Hub City Races: Half & 5K is a chip timed, out and back flat course that begins and ends in a scenic, wooded park & travels along the streets of historic Crown Point.   SECIAL FEATURES:  

  • EARN your Medal in our 3-Medal Challenge! (Details below)   Wicking/tech shirts to all registered by September 8th..
  • Chip timed race (you will cross mats at start & finish).  USATF certified Half marathon distance.  The 5K is not certified.
  • Race Awards for Half/5K for Top Overall, Top Master (40+) & Top 3 Finishers in each age group 
    Water stops with both water & sports drinks.  Post race snacks provided by Carriage Court Pizza
    Music at the start & along the course

Timeline:
6:30 am - Registration/Sign In opens 
7:30 am - Half Marathon starts
7:40 am -  National Anthem & Remarks
8:00 am - 5K starts
Race Awards after the last finisher of the 5K.  We will do a "rolling" awards ceremony for the Half marathon as the results come in.

Half & 5K Course: A chip start (you will cross mats at start & finish), timed race on the streets of scenic Crown Point, IN  Half & 5K are an out and back course.  Starts and finishes in Lake Co. Fairgrounds.

Suggested 3 1/2 hour time limit to complete Half marathon (16 min pace).  The course will be a rolling street closure. If you should fall behind this pace, the roads will be reopened to normal traffic and you will be a pedestrian and subject to normal traffic rules.

2021 Hub City Half:  Thru June 30th:  $55
July 1st - September 8th: $65
September 9th - Event Day: $65 (no shirt) 

2021 Hub City 5K:  Thru June 30th:  $30
July 1st - September 8th: $35
September 9th - Event Day: $35 (no shirt)

Get Back $20!  Share the link on your confirmation email with your friends.  Get 5 to sign up & you get $20!

Receive the CENTER Medal in the the 3-Medal Challenge where you EARN by participating!

Left side is earned at the Run Like a Mother 5K 
Center piece is earned at the Hub City Half or 5K
Right side is earned at any of these 3 events:  Athena & Ares 5K, the Witches in the Woods 5K or the Anything is Pawsible 5K.
While supplies last!  Sign up now to be sure to get the series!

Packet Pick up: Sunday, Sept. 19th, 6:30 am - 7:40 am, Lake Co. Fairgrounds

RACE AWARDS:  Top Overall, Top Master (40+), Clydesdale (Men 210+ lbs), Athena (Women 170+ lbs), Top Three finishers in each age group.  Age divisions: 0-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+

Please note:  No refunds will be given due to weather, you chickening out, or for any other reason.  You also can NOT transfer your registration after April 4th.  If you do not pick up your shirt at the event, unclaimed shirts will be sold after the run.   If you have any questions, please contact Tim@yourhometownevents.com

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