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Date: Sunday, October 16, 2022
Start Time: 7:00 AM central standard time / 8:00 AM central standard time for competitive teams
Time Limit: 4 hours / 3 hours for competitive teams
Distance: 26.2 miles
Race Venue: Wendel D. Ley Track at Rice University
Do not underestimate the importance of strategy!!
Who: This year, there are three team options; IN PERSON, COMPETITIVE and REMOTE RACE.
What: IN PERSON and COMPETITIVE teams will complete a 26.2 mile marathon at the race venue in a traditional relay format. REMOTE RACE teams will complete a 26.2 mile marathon in a cumulative miles format measured by the RaceJoy app where each team member contributes one segment of the total distance.
Where: IN PERSON and COMPETITIVE teams will compete at the Wendel D. Ley Track and Holloway Field at Rice University. REMOTE RACE teams can run wherever they chose as long as they have a device with access to the RaceJoy app.
When: The Harvest Marathon Relay starts at 7:00 AM on Sunday, October 24, 2021. Teams have 4-hours to complete the event.
Why: The Harvest Marathon Relay benefits the Houston Food Bank.
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Awards for the ...
Top three finishing team in the COMPETITIVE category
Best team spirit
Top fundraising team
Add a little more fun and competition to your Harvest Marathon Relay by joining the fundraising challenge. There are no minimum fundraising requirements, but you are encouraged to set a goal of at least $1000. Every dollar donated to the Houston Food Bank provides the equivalent of three meals. The Houston Food Bank serves 1.1 million food insecure people in the Greater Houston area though a network of over 1500 partners, so every dollar makes a difference.
The Harvest Marathon Relay, Houston Food Bank and Reason2Race have partnered for this Fundraising Challenge. Click HERE to learn more. If you are a part participating team, your information should be pre-loaded on the website.
There will be prizes for the top fundraising team. If you can't beat the speedsters out on the track, you can at least beat them where it counts!
Additional race information can be found at http://www.HarvestMarathonRelay.com.
The Harvest Marathon Relay is designed to provide a fun, team-oriented competition for corporate competitors and challenge teams.
Rule amendments specifically for the REMOTE RACE:
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