Race Timing by Raceplace Events
This event is being timed by Raceplace Event Systems using the ChronoTrack system timing technology
The best place to park is in the multi level garage located south of Indian School rd on Drinkwater blvd. It's then just a short walk to the venue to the east.
FREE TEXT MESSAGING AND LIVE RESULTS
Have your friends stay updated on your progress as they receive live status updates from the course. . You can also enter your facebook information and your splits and final time will be posted live there also.
New for 16'. Unique commemorative medals will be presented to all finishers in the Half
Marathon and 5K The 2016 medal design will be posted during the summer.
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HALF MARATHON PACERS
Our title sponsor, Runner's Den will again be providing pacers for the Half Marathon. They will run at the following goal times: 1:30, 1:40, 1:50, 2:00, 2:10, 2:20, 2:30, 2:40, 2:50, 3:00
The top three Half Marathon and 5K finishers in each of the following categories will receive awards: 11 & under, 12-15, 16-19, 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+, Top three Male and Female finishers in the Half Marathon will also receive cash prizes.
CLOTHING DROP BAGS
Each participant will be provided a bag at packet pickup. Clothing Check tent will be available at the start line and near the finish. All bags will be available for pick up at the Finish area location.
You must wear your "B-Tag" correctly in order to be timed. It must be clearly visible on the front of the torso. Please review these instructions.
Both courses are flat and fast loops touring scenic Scottsdale and Gainey Ranch. Both courses are USATF certified. Aid at start/finish, 2.5, 5, 7, 9, 10, 11 & 12 miles. Click here for a course map
Clocks will display split times at each mile on both Half Marathon and 5K courses. Splits Recorded and posted online at the 2 mile, 4 mile, 6 mile, 8 mile, 10 mile and 12 mile marks on the Half Marathon, along with the 2 mile of the 5K.
½ MARATHON EARLY START
For those requiring more than 3 hours for the ½ marathon, there will be an early start at 6:30am, 1 hour prior to the regular start. This is designed for those that need that extra time, and not for those that want to get to brunch early. These starters are not eligible for age group awards.
Scottsdale Civic Center Plaza
75th St and Main St
Registration and Pick up Opens, 6AM
Half Marathon Run, 7:30 AM
5K Run/walk, 7:45 AM