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

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

Saturday 2nd Half

07/25 11:00AM EDT - 1:00PM EDT

Saturday Half Marathon

07/25 - 07/26 7:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT

Saturday Full Marathon

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

5k

07/25 - 07/26 7:30AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT

1 Mile

07/26 7:35AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT

Conquer the Canyon Challenge Half & 5k

07/25 - 07/26 7:30AM EDT - 1:00PM 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
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
  • All races will have a rolling start
  • Saturday July 25, 2020
    • Half Marathon (7 am)
    • Half Marathon (11am)
    • Full Marathon (7 am)
  • Sunday July 26, 2020
    • 5k (7:30 am)
    • 1 Mile (7:35 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.

Half & Full Marathons-

  • 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 full marathon will be two loops.

TIME LIMIT

  • 7 hours for both the half & full.

AID STATIONS-unmanned

  • All runners/walkers are encouraged to carry their own hydration and fuel. 
  • 5k with water
  • Bottled water approximately every two miles for the half and full
  • Gatorade at mile 4 & 8 (and 17 & 21 for full marathoners)
  • Paramedics on course for the half & full
BIB PICKUP | REGISTRATION
  • Bibs can be picked up the morning of the race with your race shirts. Please refer to the runner email for more details. 
  • BIbs will be mailed for all races this weekend. 

Half & Full Marathons

  • Shirts will be available for pickup across the street from the parking area at Sunset Ice Cream. 
  • There will be NO shirt exchanges to minimize contact. 

5k 

  • Shirts will be available for pickup near the start line. 
  • There will be NO shirt exchanges to minimize contact. 
  • There will be race day registration for the 5k only. 
PARKING

5k --

  • Parking will be at Wellsboro High School. Wellsboro High School is located at 225 Nicholas Street, Wellsboro, PA.

Half & Full Marathons --

  • Please park at 5440 Route 6, Wellsboro, PA 16901. Look for the Red Barn and park in that field. 
  • There will be race staff to assist in parking. Across the street is Sunset Ice Cream. 
  • There will be NO onsite parking for the half & full.
  • There will be port-a-potties at the parking area. 
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. 

Due to the on-going pandemic, there will not be any congregating at the finish line. 

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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