5KSaturday, November 2, 2019
Move It! Kids Race and I Am Able
Saturday, November 2, 2019
Half Marathon and Competitive WalkingSaturday, November 2, 2019
The Snow Canyon Half Marathon has been named one of the "Big 5: Utah's Best Destination Races" by the 2018 Outdoor Sports Guide and as one of North America's Best Half Marathons by Runner's World Magazine.
This Half Marathon is a beautiful route through the scenic landscape of Snow Canyon State Park. The course is USATF certified primarily downhill, super fast and challenging! It is one of the most breathtaking courses St. George has to offer! 5K runners will start at Snow Canyon High School and run on the surrounding trails that finish on the High School track. Move It! Kids events will take place on the track and the surrounding areas of the High School.
Kids Race Distances: 1 Mile, 1/2 Mile, 200 Meter Dash
Please be aware that the road through Snow Canyon State Park will be closed from 8:00 am to 11:00 am due to the race. No cars will be allowed in or out of the park until the road reopens.
Aid Station Information:
Aid stations will be located at approximately miles 4, 7.6, 9, 10.7, 12, and one will be at the turnaround for the 5K. Water and Gatorade will be available at each aid station and Gu will be available at aid stations 7.7, and 10.7.
Buses will leave from Snow Canyon High School between 6:30 am and 7:30 am to take you to the start line by Diamond Valley. You must ride the buses to the Start Line. Please remember that not all runners will fit inside the last bus!
Awards and Medals:
Awards will be 3 deep in each 5-year age category for Men and Women. All finishers will receive a finisher medallion!
Please be aware that all athletes must finish the race in 3 hours and 30 minutes- roughly a 16-minute mile. Athletes who have not finished by this time will be allowed to stay on the course but will not have course support, the clock will be stopped and taken down, and those over 3.5 hours will receive and DNF (did not finish) in the official results.
Competitive Walking Division:
The 2018 Snow Canyon Half Marathon will be the first time in which we'll offer a competitive walking division. We're excited to host this new category at this already outstanding event. For more information on race walking and power walking, please click here or here. Races walkers and power walkers are welcome to compete in the 5K, but we are only offering a special walking division (with awards) for the half marathon. We will have staff on the course to make sure our competitive walkers and actually walking and not running, so follow the honor system and stay walking or you will be caught! Please note that there will be a 3.5-hour time limit for all division's including this division (in correlation with the 3.5-hour time limit for the half marathon), so we recommend that casual walkers not sign up for this division.
American Flyers Race Pacers is proud to help pace the following times at Snow Canyon Half Marathon: 1:30, 1:35, 1:40, 1:45, 1:50, 1:55, 2:00, 2:05, 2:10, 2:15, 2:20, 2:25 and 2:30. Come see the pacing booth at packet pickup and get a pace band even if you don't think you'll be by a pacer. For questions about pacers or pacing for future events with us look for us on Facebook under 'American Flyers Race Pacers' or email us at email@example.com
1/2 Marathon at 8:30 AM
Race Walking/Power Walking - 13.1 miles at 8:30 AM
5K at 9:00 AM
Tuff Kids Event at 9:00 AM
Choose between 200 Meter, 1/2-Mile, and 1-Mile on Step 2 of the registration process.
Pre-registration is accepted until Friday, October 25th at 11:59 pm. Late registration is accepted until Wednesday, October 30th at 5:00 pm with a $10 late fee.
Registration will be available at the Expo (the day before the event) and the morning of the event for an additional fee of $25 with no t-shirt available! (That means it will cost you $95 to register and you won't get a shirt, so make sure you don't miss the registration deadline!)
Open Tuesday, April 2, 2019 12:00 AM to Wednesday, October 30, 2019 12:00 AM
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