Historic Drawbridge Half

Sat November 6, 2021 St Michaels, MD 21663 US Directions
Events

Historic Drawbridge Half

$80 8:00AM EDT - 12:00PM EDT Price increases after September 14, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT

HDH VIRTUAL Edition

$80 Price increases after September 14, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT
Place
213 NORTH TALBOT STREET
CHESAPEAKE BAY MARITIME MUSEUM
St Michaels, MD US 21663
Schedule of Events

FRIDAY MORNING - 8am - Complete COVID-19 Questionnaire sent via email on Friday Morning (and posted at the top of this page). DO NOT PRINT

Friday, November 6th, 2020 - 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (213 N Talbot Street, St Michaels)

Drive Through Packet Pickup - Please write your bib number (preferably with a Black Marker) on a piece of paper and place in your dash. As you drive up, we will hand you your packet and have you continue along. YOU MAY PICK UP PACKETS FOR OTHERS. We ask that you wait for any Sweatshirt swaps until after the event on Saturday. 

Saturday, November 7

0630 -0715 am  Participants Arrive @ Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (213 N Talbot Street) 

0715 Begin bus loading

0730 All buses leave for Wylder Hotel from CBMM

0715 - Those staying on Tilghman Island or being dropped off - Arrive at Wylder Hotel (21499 Chesapeake Acc Drive, Tilghman Island)

0800 - First wave of run begins

        Waves of 6-8 runners released every 10 seconds

0805 - Last runners begin from Wylder

0915 - First runners finish

1200 pm - Last runners finish

*No formal awards ceremony. Times may be checked after the finish line and awards may be received shortly after 

Description

Have trouble with course maps? Afraid of missing turns? Looking to set your PR with an all-out effort? Have we got the race for you!!!

The Historic Drawbridge Half will take place on Saturday, November 7th, 2020, and will navigate from Tilghman Island, straight up Route 33, and to St Michaels, making one of the only true turns of the race in to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum!! That's a 13.1 mile STRAIGHT RUN with little to no elevation or turns!!!

THE EVENT WILL START FROM THE WYLDER HOTEL ON TILGHMAN ISLAND AT 8AM!! RUNNERS WILL BE ALLOWED TO CROSS THE MAT WITHIN THE FIRST 5 MINUTES (8:00:00 TO 8:05:00) TO PROPERLY DISTANCE THEMSELVES. ALL RUNNERS MUST BE ON SITE BY 7:45 SO THEY CAN BE SCREENED!!!!

We are working on our transportation plan as we know it will be different from last year. We will still have buses available,  from the Maritime Museum, but we also know some runners will be dropped off at the Wylder Hotel on Tilghman Island. From there, we will begin as a group, with traffic briefly shut down on the Island, until we can get everyone safely over the FIRST OF TWO DRAWBRIDGES and on to the shoulder of MD Route 33. Aide stations will be located along the course for your hydration and nutrition needs. 

A four (4) hour cutoff will let you move as fast as you like, all the way to an 18 min 30 second pace. Perfect for those recovering from a long season, or just pushing their limits at the end of the year. 

We are working with the TIlghman Island Volunteer Fire Department and the St Michaels Volunteer Fire Department to bring you a safe and fun event! A portion of the proceeds will go to EACH of the departments to assist with their annual fundraising efforts. 

 

Race Contact Info

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Lodging

Wylder Hotel Tilghman Island

We are excited to announce our partnership with the Wylder Hotel in Tilghman Island. Not only are they extending a 10% off all advertised room rates deal for us, but they are also our Start Line for the 2020 event!!!! Be sure to give them a call at 877 - 818 - 1922 and let them know that you are part of the race for this special pricing. 

 

Be sure to give them a call at 877 - 818 - 1922 to reserve your room for the weekend!!

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