The Iron Horse Half Marathon & 12k

Sun September 22, 2019 Midway, KY US 40347 Directions RaceJoy Ready
Presented by John's Run/Walk Shop and held in conjunction with the world famous Midway Fall Festival.
Race benefits Cops for Kids, The Midway Ministerial Association, and Special Olympics Kentucky.


7:00AM EDT - 10:04AM EDT


7:00AM EDT - 10:04AM EDT
N Brand St
Midway, KY US 40347


Please see the event map here for parking locations. Your parking options include the following:

Southern Equine Farm - 350 meter walk to Race HQ (Pre-purchased passes or $5 cash at the gate. Able to leave whenever.)
Northside Elementary - 600 meter walk to Race HQ (Free. Able to leave whenever)
Midway University - 800 meter walk to Race HQ (Free. Will not be able to leave until 10 AM)

PLEASE DO NOT PARK IN CHURCH PARKING LOTS. Most Churches have service during the race and need their spaces for their congregation.

Additionally we ask that you avoid street parking in Midway and stick to one of the above three options. With the Fall Festival and race happening simultaneously, we want to keep downtown Midway as clear of cars as possible.


Presented by John's Run/Walk Shop to benefit Midway & Woodford County charities.

We invite you to join us in Midway this fall for the 10th annual Iron Horse Half Marathon &12k. We want to make your race day special by providing the following race amenities: Short sleeved technical shirt with custom Iron Horse artwork, suitable for framing Iron Horse poster by local artist Cricket Press, custom bib numbers, hand made age group awards by a local potter, free unlimited downloading of all race photos after the race, free custom 13.1 sticker to all participants, and finally, one HUGE finisher medal!

For additional race day information, course maps, and more click HERE

Race Contact Info

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Race Website

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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 Iron Horse Half Marathon & 12k.

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 Iron Horse Half Marathon & 12k 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
Course Maps

The Iron Horse Half Marathon & 12k has course maps available.

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