Colonel Sanders Half Marathon and 10K Race

101 North Depot Street
Corbin, KY 40701

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Who's ready for round 2?! Now you can not only Eat Where it All Began, you can run here too! 

Corbin Tourism and Convention Commission and Corbin Parks and Recreation present the Colonel Sanders Half Marathon! This year we have also added a 10K Race! Explore the city of Corbin on foot and pay tribute to Corbin's most famous citizen, Colonel Harland Sanders! 

The race will start and end on Depot Street in downtown Corbin. Route will encompass downtown, part of Master Street and 4th and 5th Streets. Race will feature Colonel Sanders look-a-like contest with $100 cash prize. There is a 3 and a half hour time limit on the half marathon **Please note that this time limit is a hard cut off- the course will be closed during the race, however after 3.5 hours we will open the course to resume traffic**

Pre-race packet pick up will be at the newly rennovated Harland Sanders Cafe and Museum located at 688 Hwy 25 West, Corbin, KY 40701 Friday November 12th from 4pm-8pm. Race day packet pick up will be at the starting line on Depot Street from 7am-8am. There will be no day of registration.

All participants will receive a special commemorative medal, swag and a 1/4 zip pullover. Please note that you must register by October 22, 2021 in order to be gauranteed a shirt. 

Half Marathon goody bags will be stuffed with all kinds of cool swag and will contain a coupon for a free beer at one of our locally owned downtown restaurants. 10K participants will get lots of great goodies too! 

10K Race route will be flat and fast- race route coming soon! 

Half Marathon Race route: 

Start on Depot Street, Right onto Roy Kidd Ave, Right onto South Laurel Ave, Right onto East Barbourville St, Right onto North Wilson Ave, Left onto Hamlin Ave, Right onto Roy Kidd Ave, Right onto Barbourville Rd, Left onto South Commonwealth Ave, Left onto KY 1629, Left onto Park Hill Road, Right onto Park Hill Rd, continue on Carter then Engineer Streets, continue through Engineer Street Bridge and Creek Walk, Right onto East Barbourville St, Right onto South Laurel Ave, Left onto Roy Kidd Ave, Left onto Lynn St, Right onto East 4th St, Continue onto West 5th Street Rd, Right onto Woodland Acres, Left onto West 5th St, Right onto South KY Ave, Continue onto Main St, Right onto West 19th St, Left onto Snyder St, Right onto W Adkins St, Left onto Roosevelt St, Continue onto West 20th St, Right onto Early St, Left onto 21st St, Right onto S KY Ave, Continue on W 23rd St, Right onto Main St, Right onto East 7th St, Continue on Depot Street.....finish line is on Depot Street

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Best Western  606-528-2100

EconoLodge 606-528-8150

Holiday Inn Express 800-465-4329

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