Half Marathon Info

 

***HALF MARATHON ROUTE***
The half marathon route starts at the scenic Melton Lake Peninsula.  Enjoy 13.1 miles of mostly flat terrain.  Course runs by the beautiful Melton Lake then down by an operational quarry for a change of scenery.  Continue along a serene tree-lined private road then wind through Oak Ridge.  Finish your race right back at peninsula.  Course is USATF certified with certification #TN15066MS.

 

All half marathon participants receive:

  • A Race-Logo Dri-Fit Tech Shirt (while supplies last).
    • Please be aware that as long as the size option is available on the registration page then the size is still available. We will do our best to give everyone a shirt in the size they desire.
  • Unique Finishers Medal - All who complete race receive a medal

START RULES

  • All half marathon participants start at 9:00AM.
  • Walkers are welcome but must start at the back of the pack
    The time limit for the half marathon is 4 hours.  Once streets are re-opened and course support is shut down, any remaining runners/walkers can continue at own risk.


HYDRATION/AID STATIONS AND BATHROOMS

  • Hydration/Aid stations available approximately every 2 miles on half marathon course
  • Nice public restrooms and porta-johns located at the start/finish. Porta-johns also located along the course at approx mile 2,4,6,and 8.


HALF MARATHON AWARDS*

  • Male and Female Overall Winner - Receive Custom Award
  • Male and Female Masters (40+) Winner - Receive Custom Award
  • Male and female top three finishers in the following age groups: 12-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85+ - Receive Award
  • No duplicate awards.
  • Award winners eligible to receive awards after crossing finish line. Awards will not be mailed.


*  Based on chip time

Image

Image
National Sponsors