Battle Creek Half Marathon and 5k

Sat July 6, 2019 Battle Creek, MI US 49037 Directions
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Battle Creek Half Marathon

$80 7:00AM EDT Registration ends July 4, 2019 at 11:59am EDT

Battle Creek 5k

$40 7:10AM EDT Registration ends July 4, 2019 at 11:59am EDT
Place
256 Helmer Rd N
Battle Creek, MI US 49037
Description

*Please note, shirt orders are submitted on May 27. After that, quantities and sizes may become limited or sold out. It will not allow you to chose a shirt size if it is sold out. After May 27, shirts are available on a first come, first serve basis in order of registration. *

The Battle Creek Half Marathon and 5k is Battle Creek's first and only half marathon. Starting at Territorial Brewing Company, participants will run to and through the grounds of the Field of Flight and experience air crafts and more while getting an up close view of the festival grounds as they are running by. Runners will then continue on the beautiful streets and boulevards of Battle Creek for a fairly flat, scenic course.

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Course

Half Marathon:

Beginning at Territorial Brewing Company, runners will make their way to the Field of Flight where they will run the runways while watching balloons launch (weather permitting) and get an up close view of the Field of Flight attractions. Runners will exit the grounds and run the streets and boulevards of Battle Creek before finishing back at Territorial Brewing Company. The time limit for completing the half marathon course is 3 and 1/2 hours, or 16 min/mile average pace. 

5K:

Beginning at Territorial Brewing Company, runners will make their way to the Field of Flight where they will run the runways while watching balloons launch (weather permitting) and get an up close view of the Field of Flight attractions before heading back to Territorial Brewing Company to the finish.

Breakfast and Brews

Breakfast and Brews is an optional add-on for participants and all spectators. When registering, add the number of tickets you need for the event. Tickets for Breakfast and Brews are $10 each and include a breakfast scramble, two pancakes, a breakfast meat and a short glass of a specialty Territorial Brewing Company beer. Proof of age will be needed to receive alcoholic beverages.

***Breakfast and Brews is LIMITED to 400 participants. Register early, we expect this to fill quickly!***

 

Registration Information
  • There are NO REFUNDS for the Half Marathon or 5k registrations.
  • The time limit for completing the half marathon is 3 and 1/2 hours, which is a 16 min/mile average pace.
  • Registrations may be transferred until June 15, 2018 for a $10 processing fee.
Packet Pick-Up

An early packet pick-up will be available on Tuesday, July 2 from 6:00-7:30 at Mike's Team Active Bikes to allow participants to take full advantage of their Field of Flight passes. The Field of Flight will be taking place July 3-7. Additional packet pick-up will be available on race day beginning at 5:45 am. 

If you registered for Breakfast and Brews you will receive your wristband for that event. However, you will still need to present your ID to Territorial Brewing Company to validate age the day of the event.

Charity Partner

We are excited to announce our 2019 charity partner, Talons Out Honor Flight! Talons Out Honor Flight, the SW Michigan Chapter of Honor Flight Michigan, World War II, Korean War, Vietnam Era and terminally ill Veterans in and around Southwest Michigan to Washington, D.C. (at no charge to the Vets) to visit their memorial. 

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