|COURSE:||Certified (VT92003WN) half marathon (13.11 miles) through rural and scenic, mostly dirt roads - wicked hilly. At least two water stops.|
|ELEVATIONS:||Min - 290' at mile 5, Max - 730' at mile 9, Start/Finish - 485'|
|REGISTRATION:||Pre-registration encouraged, fill out form located here or register online (online registration closes Apr 16). Race day registration from 7:45 - 8:45 a.m. at Memorial Hall in Essex Center, Vermont. Bathrooms are available, but there are no showers. Please park in the large lot behind the Essex Elementary School. Arrive early to avoid lines.|
|DIRECTIONS:||Take route 15 to Essex Center. At the traffic light turn onto VT 128. The school is on the left after 200 meters. Memorial Hall is at the beginning of Towers Road, a stone's throw from the traffic light mentioned above.|
|ENTRY FEE:||$15 Pre-registration/ $20 race day (GMAA members subtract $1)|
|START/FINISH:||On Chapin Road near the intersection with Towers Road in Essex Center (approximately 0.6 miles from registration).|
|PRIZES:||Prizes to the top in each age group (ten year increments after 0-19)|
|INFORMATION:||Jim Farrington or firstname.lastname@example.org|
|PHOTOGRAPHY:||Pat Hendrick will be taking photographs at the race. Every participant can claim a free internet-resolution copy of one of their race photos by going to: http://www.backprint.com/view_event.asp?PID=bp%13|%40&EVENTID=114848. and ordering the "Low-resolution (not for print) digital image." the price on it will show as $0. this digital file is suitable for use with Facebook and other social media applications.|
|PAST RACES:||Past results, age group records, and pictures located here|
| RUNNERS SHOULD EXPECT
TO FINISH IN LESS THAN 2:40.
THE COURSE CLOSES AT 11:40A.M.
ALL PARKING AT THE SCHOOL! PLEASE DO NOT PARK AT THE START!
REFRESHMENTS FOR ALL AFTER THE RACE!
NOTE: GMAA/insurance rules prohibit running with a baby jogger, dog, or headphones during the race.