KY History Half Marathon, 10K, & 5K

Sat October 16, 2021 Frankfort, KY 40601 US Directions
Join us for the 6th Annual KY History Half in historic Downtown Frankfort. Run The Greatest Half in History!
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The Greatest Half in History!

KY History Half Marathon

8:00AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT
Frankfort's Only Downtown 10K

KY History 10K

8:00AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT
Run or Walk Thru Historic Frankfort

KY History 5K

8:15AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT
Participate from Anywhere!

KY History VIRTUAL RUNNER/WALKER

Race Volunteer

6:30AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT
Description

Come run the "Greatest Half in History!"

Join us for the 6th Annual KY History Half, 10K and 5K presented by Expree Credit Union on Saturday, October 16, 2021 at 8am in downtown Frankfort. The KY History Half is the Commonwealth's first half marathon that celebrates Kentucky's history.  The KY History Half is a RaceRise & 3 Sport Endurance production benefiting the Kentucky Historical Society Foundation.

  • Commemorative Technical/Dry Fit Race Shirts
  • Overall (all races) & Age Group Awards (13.1 only)
  • Finishers' Medals (All Races)
  • Scenic courses through historic Frankfort, Kentucky
  • DJ, Post Race Massage, & Free Race Photos
  • Text Alerts and RaceJoy Tracking
  • Race Pacers for the Half Marathon

Our PACKET PICKUP is Friday, October 15, 2021 from 2-7pm at the Kentucky Historical Society (Address: 100 W Broadway St, Frankfort, KY 40601).  For out-of-town participants who notify us in advance, we also have packet pickup on race morning from 7-7:45 a.m. at the KHS (Brown Forman Room).  All local runners will be expected to pick up their packets on Friday or have it picked up by a friend.

Partial proceeds go to the Kentucky Historical Society Foundation to support the educational programming and services of the Kentucky Historical Society.

HALF MARATHON ROUTE

 

Place
100 West Broadway Street
Frankfort, KY US 40601
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Referral Rewards --- Get a Refund By Referring Friends to the KY History Half Marathon, 10K and 5K!

Help us make the 2021 KY History Half even bigger and better! Once you register, use your unique referral code on social media to encourage your friends to run in the KY History Half Marathon, 10K, and 5K.

-Half Marathon runners will automatically earn a $25 refund for every 5 friends who register.

--5K & 10K runners will automatically earn a $10 refund for every 5 friends who register.

*Refunds may not exceed registration fee.

Half Marathon Route

We plan to use the same route as we have used in the past few years (2018 & 2019).  The route link can be found at ROUTE MAP

There will be 6 hydration stations along the 13.1 mile route which half marathon runners will pass by a total of 12 times.  We will serve water and SWORD hydration at these stops in small 5 oz. cups.

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