Tidewater Strider Marathon and Half Marathon Spring Edition

Sun April 25, 2021 Chesapeake, VA 23322 US Directions




               Due to Covid -19 restrictions there will be Temperature Checks and Covid-19 waivers to be signed upon arrival!

                                               We will assign time slots and running waves to control social distancing !
                                                            We will provide more details as we get closer to race day!


COURSE: This is a Marathon and Half Marathon course on the closed 2-lane roadway at the Dismal Swamp Trail Park in Chesapeake. Full Marathon course will be USATF Certified course and that means its a Boston Qualifying race
FLUIDS AND FOOD: There will be 4 aid stations with water for the half Marathon and 9 water stations for the full .
AMENITIES & POST-RACE:  Finishers receive a Medal and Premium Long Sleeve Shirt. Onsite hospitality & refreshments.
TIME LIMITS: The Full starts at 7:30 AM  and The Half starts at 8:00 AM  --   we will have a wave start ! Waves will start at 7:30 AM -- PARTICIPANTS REQUIRED TO START IN SOCIALLY DISTANCED GROUPS. Finish line will close at 1:30 PM. Walkers may arrange an early start or self-time after 1:30 PM.
AWARDS: Top 3 overall Male and Female and top 3 male and female in 10 year age groups will receive awards!
REGISTRATION:  Registration will be open until Thursday April 22, 2021 or until slots fill. NO race day Registration.
GOLDEN RUNNERS/STRIDERS PLUS: GR and Striders Plus discounts are not available for this race.
CLUB MEMBERSHIP DISCOUNTS: A Club membership discount of $5.00 is available up thru April 22nd. Discounts are automatically applied on the payment page during registration. You should use the account you used to register for the club to apply for this discount. We will also attempt to match on name/date of birth.
Paper entry forms not available.


All net proceeds go to our General Scholarship Fund

Late Registration and Packet Pick-up
Runners may pick up their packet at the start/finish area beginning at 6:30 AM on race day.
Virtual Race Instructions
SUBMIT RESULTS BETWEEN 8 AM 04/24/2021 AND 7 PM 04/25/2021
Instructions are here on how to PRINT or Share your Virtual Bib. Your Name and Bib Number will automatically populate:
Instructions are here on how to POST your results:
 If you need assistance, please contact Angelo Celesia at coach@tidewaterstriders.com
Rest stop at mile post 4 Dismal Swamp
Chesapeake, VA US 23322
Race Contact Info
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