"Conquer The Canyon" PA Grand Canyon 1/2 & Full Marathon + 5k

225 Nichols St
Wellsboro, PA 16901

Running > 1 mile, 5k, Half Marathon, Marathon

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“Conquer The Canyon" Pa Grand Canyon 1/2, Full & 5k

Saturday & Sunday July 27th & 28th 2019

Sat- 5k and 1Mile Run/Walk 8:00AM @ Wellsboro High School 225 Nichols St. Wellsboro Pa

Sun-Half Marathon & Full Marathon on the Rail Trail Flat Fast & entirely in the Canyon

Course: 5k & 1Mile will start @the High School and will traverse the streets through Wellsboro finishing on the HS track!! Both the Half and Full Marathons will take place on the Pine Creek Rail Trail Starting and finishing @The Darling Run Parking area Note: ALL Participants will be shuttled over from the High School on Sunday Morning Starting @5:30AM. The courses will be predominately flat and should run FAST!! The half will go 6.55 out and back, the full will do the half and then another 6.55 in the opposite direction. The marathon will be a BOSTON Qualifier!! Both the ½ & Full will be run entirely in the Canyon!! (Flat, Fast and Extremely Scenic) Course Maps and additional Photos can be found here: https://schuylkillriverrunners.com/pa-grand-canyon-race-maps Photo Credit: Linda Starger and Andrew M.

 Bib Pick-up & Registration: Will take place Friday July 26th 10:00 AM -7:00 PM & Saturday July 27th 11:00AM-5:30PM @ Wild Asaph Outfitters located: 71 Main St, Wellsboro, PA  (We will also have registration before the 5k starting at 7AM and on location for Sunday  (if spots remain)

Lodging:  We recommend our friends at either the Sherwood Motel  Located @ 2 Main St, Wellsboro, PA 16901 Website: http://www.sherwoodmotel.org/ or the historic Penn Wells Hotel & Lodge Located @ 62 Mail St Wellsboro Pa Website: https://pennwells.com/

Pasta Party + Expo:  Benefits Second Chance Animal Sanctuaries of Wellsboro PA MORE INFO COMING

Parking: Both days will be @Wellsboro High School.  There will be NO onsite parking for the ½ & Full.  We have a local shuttle company that will be transporting people to & from the race on the 28th

Aid Stations: There will be aid stations w/first aid, Water and Gatorade Approx: every two miles!!  (Some may even have a few treats!!) We will also have paramedics on course

FEES: Half marathon- $65 until  1/1/2019, $75 until 4/1/2019, $85 until Race Day (IF not sold out)  Full Marathon- $80 until 1/1/2019, $90 until 4/1/2018 then $100 until Race Day (IF not sold out)  5k- $30 until 4/1/2019, $35 up to Race Day, 1 Mile is $10 Challenge: 5k & Half- $85 Until 1/1/2019, $90 until 4/1/2019 $100 after 5k & Full- $95 until 1/1/2019, $100 until 4/1/2019, $110 after

Awards:  Top 3 Male & Female to go with top masters Male & Female (40+.) There will also be age group awards for both male and female runners.

Age Groups: (Both ½, Full & 5K) 13-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34,35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+

T-Shirts: Amazing race themed Short sleeve tech shirt!!

Finisher’s Medals:  Unique Medal Symbolic for the PA Grand Canyon will be awarded to all Participants in the 1/2 & Full!!  Also, we will have a special Additional (2nd) Medal for those that participant in the Conquer the Canyon Challenge!! Doing either the 5k & Full or 5k & Half!!

Finish Line: There will be a live DJ/Entertainer at the start/finish area during the duration of the race

Charities:  We will be working with some local organizations including: Second Chance Animal Sanctuary and the 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 @ schuylkillriverrunners@gmail.com for more information.

Wellsboro:  The combination of beauty, forests, stores and rich history of this area make this a sure fire destination race for a summer weekend getaway!!  We would be Honored to have you!!

Check us out @ www.SchuylkillRiverRunners.com

Email:  schuylkillriverrunners@gmail.com

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