"Conquer The Canyon" PA Grand Canyon Half & Full Marathon & 5k

Sat July 25 - Sun July 26, 2020 Wellsboro, PA US 16901 Directions
Events

Saturday Half Marathon

$85 07/25 7:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT Registration ends July 23, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT

Saturday Full Marathon

$105 07/25 7:00AM EDT - 1:00PM EDT Registration ends July 23, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT

5k

$35 07/25 7:30AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT Registration ends July 24, 2020 at 8:00am EDT

1 Mile

$10 07/25 7:35AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT Registration ends July 23, 2020 at 9:00pm EDT

Conquer the Canyon Challenge Half & 5k

$105 07/25 - 07/26 7:30AM EDT - 1:00PM EDT Registration ends July 23, 2020 at 9:00pm EDT

Ultimate Conquer the Canyon Challenge 26.2 & 13.1

07/25 - 07/26 7:00AM EDT - 1:00PM EDT

Conquer the Canyon Challenge Half & Half

07/25 - 07/26 7:00AM EDT - 1:00PM EDT

Sunday Half Marathon

07/26 7:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT
Description

"Conquer The Canyon" PA Grand Canyon Half & Full Marathon + 5k

In Wellsboro, the combination of beauty, forests, and the rich history of this area make this a sure-fire destination race for a summer weekend getaway.  Travel to: 225 Nichols Street, Wellsboro, PA US 16901 for the race of the summer!

Place
225 Nichols Street
Wellsboro, PA US 16901
DATE | START TIMES
  • Saturday July 25, 2020
    • Half Marathon (7 am)
    • Full Marathon (7 am)
    • 5k (7:30 am)
    • 1 Mile (7:35 am)
  • Sunday July 26, 2020
    • Half Marathon (7 am)
FEES
  • Half Marathon 
    • $70 until 1/1/2020
    • $75 until 4/1/2020
    • $85 until race day (IF not sold out)  
    • Same price for Saturday or Sunday
  • Full Marathon
    • $85 until 1/1/2020
    • $95 until 4/1/2020
    • $105 until Race Day (If not sold out)
  • 5k
    • $30 until 4/1/2020
    • $35 until Race Day
  • 1 Mile 
    • $10
  • Challenge First Option - 5k & Half
    • $85 until 1/1/2020
    • $95 until 4/1/2020
    • $105 until Race Day
  • Challenge Second Option - Full & Half
    • $125 until 1/1/2020
    • $135 until 4/1/2020
    • $145 until Race Day
  • Challenge Third Option - Half & Half
    • $120 until 1/1/2020
    • $125 until 4/1/2020
    • $135 until Race Day
  • No refunds will be given for these races.
COURSES

5k & 1 Mile -- Start at the high school and will traverse the streets through Wellsboro finishing on the high school track.

  • The half and full courses will be run on State Park roads through Colton Point State Park.
  • The first 2.4 miles will be a gradual climb with spots that level off.
  • However, after that it's minimal elevation changes and a nice downhill finish.
  • This course will feature amazing views of the Canyon and will be one of the most scenic and unique events you will run.
  • The marathon will be a Boston qualifier.

TIME LIMIT

  • 7 hours for both the half & full.

AID STATIONS

  • 5k with water and Gatorade
  • FIrst aid, water and Gatorade approximately every two miles for the half & full
  • Paramedics on course for the half & full
  • Low is 58 F and high is 78 F.  The unique location lends to temperatures that will be mild compared to most areas in the summer.
BIB PICKUP | REGISTRATION
  • Registration will be open the morning of each race during the pick up times listed below (unless sold out. There are caps on all the races, so don’t hesitate to sign up and secure your spot. See below for times/locations.
  • You may pick up your bib on race morning right near the Start/Finish line for all races.
  • You may also pick up your bib before and during the 5k/1mile at Wellsboro High School on Saturday the 25th starting at 6:00AM & concluding at 9:30AM for all races.
  • You may pick up your bib Saturday July 25th at a designated bib pickup (location/time is TBA).
PARKING
  • 5k -- Parking will be at Wellsboro High School. Wellsboro High School is located at 225 Nicholas Street, Wellsboro, PA.
  • 1/2 & Full -- Saturday, July 25 & Sunday, July 2
    Parking will be from the Tioga County Fairgrounds located at 2258 Charleston Rd, Wellsboro, PA 16901
  • There will be NO onsite parking for the half & full.
  • There will be TWO shuttle companies transporting runners and spectators to and from the half and full start/finish lines.
  • Shuttles will run continuously starting at 5 AM.
AGE | AWARDS

Half & Full

  • Top 3 Male & Female
  • Top Masters Male & Female (40+)
  • There will also be age group awards for both male and female runners:
  • 19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

5K

  • Top 3 Male & Female
  • Top Masters Male & Female (40+)
  • 14 & under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
T-SHIRTS | MEDALS
  • Amazing race themed short sleeve tech shirt.
  • Unique medal symbolic for the PA Grand Canyon will be awarded to all participants for the half, full and 5k.
  • We will have a special additional medal for those that participant in any of the Conquer the Canyon Challenges.
  • If you participate in any of the Conquer the Canyon Challenges, you will be awarded 3 medals.
AFTER PARTY

There will be a live DJ/Entertainer at the start/finish area throughout the half and full.

CHARITY

We will be working with some local organizations including Second Chance Animal Sanctuary and Wellsboro High School.

COACHING

Do you need a little extra help and motivation? We also offer a 14-week individual training plan with one on one coaching (if needed) upon registration! Please contact us at schuylkillriverrunners@gmail.com for more information.

PA WILD SERIES
  • All races all located in the PA Wilds.
  • Participants that run ALL four will receive a SPECIAL medal at the end of the year!
  • For more information visit our website at www.schuylkillriverrunners.com or email us.
Race Contact Info
If you have any questions about this race, please contact the race director at
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