Hatfield and McCoy Races

Sat June 13, 2020 South Williamson, KY US 41503 Directions
Race Countdown
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.hatfieldmccoymarathon.net/.

28093 Us Highway 119
South Williamson, KY US 41503

Be ready for a run through the hills and hollows of eastern Kentucky at the Hatfield-McCoy Marathon, Half Marathons and 5K

The Marathon starts at 7:00 AM at the Food City grocery store in the eastern Kentucky town of South Williamson and finishes in downtown Williamson, WV.

The Blackberry Half Marathon starts at 7:00 AM at the Food City grocery store in the eastern Kentucky town of South Williamson and finishes in Matewan, WV.

The River Road Half Marathon Starts at 7:30AM in Matewan, WV and finishes in Williamson, WV.

Participants in the Double Half Marathon will start the Blackberry Half Marathon (first half) in South Williamson, KY at 7:00 AM and Finish in Matewan, WV. The River Road Half Marathon (second half) will start in Matewan, WV after completion of the first half. Participants may take a break in Matewan or continue the Double Half without a break.

The 5K starts at 7:45AM in downtown Williamson, KY.

Weekend Schedule

Hatfield McCoy Weekend 



Packet Pickup and Registration 2 pm-8 pm    Belfry High School (27678 US 119 Belfry, Kentucky 41514)

Pasta Dinner 4 pm-7 pm    Belfry High School (27678 US 119 Belfry, Kentucky 41514)

The Hatfields & McCoys Live Skit - approximately 6 pm    Belfry High School (27678 US 119 Belfry, Kentucky 41514)

Hatfield McCoy Expo - 3 pm-8 pm    Belfry High School (27678 US 119 Belfry, Kentucky 41514) *

*For vendor information contact Shawn Cool at 304-928-5945



Marathon, Blackberry Mountain half & Double Half, 5K - 5 am-6:30 am Packet pickup & Race day registration Downtown Williamson, 2nd Ave near Starters Restaurant.

River Road Half Packet Pickup will take place in front of Matewan City Hall, 306 McCoy Alley, Matewan, WV. Packet pickup will start at 6:30 am in front of City Hall. 

June 13, Race Day Fees:    $85 Half Marathons     $100 Full Marathon and Double Half     $25 5K

SHUTTLE BUSES FOR 2ND HALF, RIVER ROAD COURSE:   1) Meet at the BB&T Bank Parking Lot in Downtown Williamson - 250 E 2nd Ave.   2) Be there at 6:20 am     3) Bus leaves for Matewan, WV at 6:30 am

SHUTTLE BUSES: Buses will travel through Downtown Williamson stopping at these locations from 5 am - 6:30 am:    1) BB&T Bank    2) 3rd Ave and Logan St (Hurley Drug)    3) Second Ave and Harvey St (7Eleven)

Marathon, Double Half & Blackberry Half:   1) Meet at the Matewan Depot Replica Welcome Center and Museum, 328 WV-49, Matewan, WV   2) Be there at 5:45 am         3) Bus leaves for Food City at 6:00 am

PORTA-POTTY LOCATIONS: Food City, Miles 3, 7.2, 10.5, 16, 19, 21, 21.5, 24,  Matewan Finish line,  Additional facilities in Matewan and Williamson


Parking is NOT permitted at the race start.

All participants should park in or near the town of Williamson and catch a shuttle to Food City (Race Start).

Participants from the Blackberry Half will be shuttled back to Williamson. Meet at BB&T Bank for shuttles in Matewan.

Shuttles will also take runners to shower locations.  Meet at 3rd Ave and Logan St (Hurley Drug Store)   SHOWER LOCATIONS:   1) The Williamson Community Swimming Pool at 98 Parkway Drive, Williamson WV    2) Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College, Armory Drive, Williamson WV    3) City Gym 99 3rd Ave, Williamson WV

Gear Check: Gear check drop-off/pickup will be available during Race day packet pickup in Downtown Williamson near Community Trust Bank,  Food City in South Williamson, and  City Hall in Matewan.

Races Start:

Hatfield McCoy Marathon, Hatfield McCoy Double Half, and Blackberry Mountain Half Marathon Start 7 am    Food City  (28093 US 119 South Williamson, KY 41503  606-237-1150)

Hatfield McCoy River Road Half Marathon Start 7:30 am    (McCoy Street, Matewan, WV 25678)

Hatfield McCoy 5K Start 7:45 am    2nd Avenue Williamson, WV

AID STATION LOCATIONS:  1) Matewan at City Hall  2) At the swinging bridge at the Tug Valley Country Club Golf Course  3) Downtown Williamson at Community Trust Bank

WATER STOP LOCATIONS: There are 26 water stops along the course, starting at mile 2

Downtown Vendors Open - 11 am - 5 pm    2nd Avenue Williamson, WV 25661

Race Awards - Community Trust Bank in Downtown Williamson

Kids Race - 1 pm - Meet at Coal House

Post Race Party 11 am - 3 pm 

Pick up a race brochure at the packet pickup for more information.

Race Contact Info

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Pre Race Pasta Dinner

Registration for the Marathon, Blackberry Half Marathon, River Road Half Marathon, and the Double Half Marathon includes entry to a pre race past dinner.

Entry to the pasta dinner is available to 5K participants and non participant guests for a fee of $10.00.

The pasta dinner begins at 4:00 pm at Belfry High School, in Belfry, KY. Tickets for guests and 5K participants will also be available at the  door.   

Unique Participant Medals

We always strive to offer our participants a unique medal that represents the heritage of the Hatfield McCoy Feud. For 2020, each participant will receive a medal that continues this tradition. Each finisher in each of our events will receive a medal that designates the event that they ran. Image



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