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Valparaiso Half Marathon

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Location: Valparaiso, IN US 46383 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk
Event Time Price Details
Valparaiso Half Marathon
8:30AM CDT
Price increases October 22, 2017 at 5:00am CDT
951 Eastport Center Drive
Valparaiso, IN US 46383

Race the Region’s VALPO 13.1 (10th race in the 2017 Race the Region Series)
Sunday, October 22, 2017 @ 7:30 a.m.
Hosted by Race the Region
United Way of Porter County, 951 Eastport Center Drive, Valparaiso, IN 46383


Race Premium guaranteed to those registered by October 14th Post-Race Party with music and food Custom Finishers Medal Custom Finishers Certificate Chip Timing for finish Results Live results via text and email messaging Results Kiosk Mile Marker Clocks All turns will have directional Signs No processing fee for online signup Custom Unique Overall & Age Group Awards – Top Overall Male & Female, Top Masters Male & Female, Top 3 Age Group, 10 & Under, 11 – 12, 13 – 14, 15 – 19, 20 – 24, 25 – 29, 30 – 34, 35 – 39, 40 – 44, 45 -49, 50 – 54, 55 - 59, 60 – 64, 65 – 69, 70 – 74, 75 and up Award for Oldest Male and Female


Pre-Race Registration Fee $30 without shirt; $35 with shirt, if registered by October 20, 2017 Race Day Registration Fee is $35 without shirt; $40 with shirt Pre-Race Packet Pick Up Friday, October 20th, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday, October 21, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.at Extra Mile Fitness Company, 1330 E Lincolnway, Valparaiso, IN

RACE DAY Packet Pick Up and Race Day Registration opens at 6:00 a.m. at United Way of Porter County, 951 Eastport Center Drive, Valparaiso, IN 46383 Run begins at 7:30 a.m. Post-Race Celebration immediately following the race Awards will begin approximately at 10:00 a.m.

Online registration will remain open until 7:15AM on race moring.  Participants can register online prior to heading to the race site!

Unclaimed Overall and Age Group Awards and race packets for individuals that registered but did not participate in the event may be claimed within 7 days following the event at The Extra Mile Fitness Co., 1330 E. Lincolnway, Valparaiso, IN 46383. After 7 days all unclaimed merchandise will be donated or recycled.

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Free Live Tracking and Progress Alerts on Race Day!
(Race organizers are providing this as an included service.)

Make sure you download the RaceJoy mobile app for live phone tracking at the Valparaiso Half Marathon.

Carry your phone and use RaceJoy to add to your race experience with these key features:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive GPS-based progress alerts at mile points on the course for current pace and estimated finish time.
  • Post to your Facebook and Twitter walls.
  • Have friends and family track your performance.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Supporting spectators can track your blue dot moving along the course from home or at the race site.
  • NearMe proximity alerts notify spectators when you are drawing near.
  • Find each other using RaceJoy’s MeetUp tool.


  • Receive fun, motivational audio cheers from your supporting fans.
  • Start sending cheers to others doing the race at any time.

The Valparaiso Half Marathon is sponsoring RaceJoy to provide participants and spectators these features for free (normally a 99 cents upgrade fee for both the participant and spectator).

- Participant must carry phone
- No official race timing information is provided for this race in RaceJoy
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