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Location: Celina, OH US 45822 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.grandlakemarathon.com/.

Events
Event Time Price Details
Grand Lake Marathon
Time
7:30AM EDT
Price
$85
Registration ends September 22, 2017 at 11:59pm EDT
Grand Lake Half Marathon
Time
7:30AM EDT
Price
$75
Registration ends September 22, 2017 at 11:59pm EDT
Grand Lake 5K
Time
8:30AM EDT
Price
$30
Registration ends September 22, 2017 at 11:59pm EDT
Grand Lake Half Relay
Time
7:30AM EDT
Price
$120.00
Events: Grand Lake Half Relay - Coed Grand Lake Half Relay - Female Grand Lake Half Relay - Male Grand Lake Half Relay - Masters
Grand Lake Full Relay
Time
7:30AM EDT
Price
$240.00
Events: Grand Lake Full Relay - Coed Grand Lake Full Relay - Female Grand Lake Full Relay - Male Grand Lake Full Relay - Masters
Grand Lake Kids Marathon
Time
9:30AM EDT
Price
$15
Registration ends September 22, 2017 at 11:59pm EDT
Grand Lake Senior's Marathon
Time
9:30AM EDT
Price
$15
Registration ends September 22, 2017 at 11:59pm EDT
Place
Lake Shore Dr
Celina, OH US 45822
Description

USATF Certificate: This event can be used as a Boston Marathon qualifier. The USATF certificate ID# is OH14003MW. 

Participation Limits: Register early for discounted entry fees and best shirt selection.

Expo, Late Registration and Pick-up: Friday, September 22nd at Mercer County Fairgrounds: 1001 W Market St, Celina, OH 45822, Noon - 7 PM

No packets or registration will be available on race day. Plan ahead. You MUST have a photo ID to pick up your packet! If someone is picking up your packet, they must a copy of your ID and Authoriztion For Alternate Pick Up Form. Bib Ship Option:If you are unable to pick up(or have someone else pick up) your packet during the set times, this is another option. Cost is $20. This option will end on September 1, to allow time for shirt/bib/packet production and shipping. Packets will be shipped on September 14.

Event Start time: Full, Half, and Relays start at 7:30 am in Celina.  The 5K starts at 8:30 AM The Kid's Marathon Starts at 9:30am

Parking: VERY limited parking is available at Lakehore Park. Signs will direct you where to park at Lakeshore Park.  Please do not park in any restricted area. Please do not park Downtown Celina YOU WILL BE TOWED. Please be respectful of municipal lots that are provided to service local business traffic. MAIN AND SUGGESTED PARKING: Ample parking is available at The Mercer County Fairgrounds 1001 W Market Street, Celina. Shuttle busses will take runners and spectators to the race site (1/2 mile)

ALL EVENTS START AT LAKESHORE PARK


Shuttle service:Shuttle service will take runners back to the finish line celebration in Celina or to the fairgrounds parking at the participants discretion

Costs:  Online registration is open. Cost is tiered based on date registered

Timing: Marathon will have split timing points at 6.55 miles , 13.1 miles and 19.65 miles. You can track your runner by knowing their bib number on our website at grandlakemarathon.com

Event Shirts:  Late registrations may get a shirt based on availability.  Exchanges may be available after the race.

Gear Check: gear check will be located at tent near Start/Finish
Items left at Start/Finish after the finish will be donated to C.A.L.L. clothing bank in Celina.

Important Course Information: Participants must reach the turn off into Grand Lake State Park at 7.5 miles by 9:30 (16:30 pace). A follow vehicle will be on course after the park that will maintain a 16min/mile pace for the remainder of the event. Participants who fall outside of that pace will be asked to take a sag vehicle to the start/finish area. All aid stations will close in succession with this time plan. The course will be open until 2:00PM  (6.5 hours Full, 3.5 Hours Half way point). 

Ameneties: Tech-T(If registered by September 12), Finisher's medal, Window sticker, on course and post race food, beer token and goody bag.

Post Race Showers: Available at the Auglaize-Mercer YMCA after the races.

Roads will be closed to traffic: Auglaize County Sheriff, Mercer County Sheriff, City of St.Marys police department, City of Celina police department and Ohio State Park Patrol will monitor the course.

Spectator Maps:Maps will be provided for spectators to leapfrog the course to view participants.  Please have your support crew be respectful of the enclosure and follow maps provided

Walkers:  walkers are welcome

Wheelchairs: The course to be wheelchair friendly

Race Contact Info

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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 Grand Lake Marathon Full/Half/Relay/5k/Kid's Marathon.

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.

Send-a-Cheer

  • Receive fun, motivational audio cheers from your supporting fans.
  • Start sending cheers to others doing the race at any time.

Grand Lake Marathon Full/Half/Relay/5k/Kid's Marathon is sponsoring RaceJoy to provide participants and spectators these features for free (normally a 99 cents upgrade fee for both the participant and spectator).

Note:
- Participant must carry phone
- No official race timing information is provided for this race in RaceJoy
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