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November 02, 2019- Saturday

Run The Bends

TYPE OF RACE

  • TRAIL RACE
  • Start Time : 8:30 am

WHERE

  • Shelby Township
  • River Bends Park, 5700 22 Mile Rd.
  • 48317
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EVENT DISTANCES

  • 13.1 Mile : TRAIL RUN
  • 26.2 Mile : TRAIL RUN

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RACE INFORMATION

Run The Bends

DATE: November 2, 2019

START TIME: 8:30 am… both distances
 
DISTANCE:
Marathon (26.2 miles)
Half Marathon (13.1 miles)

LOCATION: River Bends Park, 5700 22 Mile Rd., Shelby Twp., MI 48317 (use 22 mile entrance).

This is a great course... great TRAIL RUN!  Elevation is minimal, approximately 400 ft. of rolling hills throughout the loop. Trails are a mixture of DIRT/ blacktop, single/ wide track, switching back and forth between trail surfaces to keep you from getting bored.  
Approximately 5 miles blacktop trails (not all at one time), 7 miles dirt trails. This course is not certified. All distances/elevation are measured by RDs Garmin watch. NO Boston Qualifier. This event is sanctioned by USA TRACK & FIELD.
NOTE: Park may be adding more dirt trails in 2019. If they do, we will be updating course using more dirt and less blacktop.

START/FINISH: Hickory Grove Pavilion

COURSE: Loop (13.1 miles) is a mixture of dirt and blacktop trails, (single & wide track). There will also be a small portion of Rail Road tracks, not rails for trails REAL TRACKS. No worries about a train coming through while on the tracks, they haven’t been used in years!!!

Full Marathon = 2 loops… total elevation approximately 800 ft.
Half Marathon = 1 loop… total elevation approximately 400 ft.

CUTOFF: Marathon and Half Marathon have a 8 Hour time Limit.
* Marathon must start second loop by… 12:30pm (strict)

PARK ENTRY FEE: Free

RACE DAY PACKET PICK UP: River Bends Park (Hickory Grove Pavilion): 7:00 am – 8:15 am

AWARDS: Top 3 finishers male/female for each distance.

AID STATIONS: (per 13.1 mile Loop)
1. Aid Station = .80 and 2.8 mile: Water, Gatorade, EGel, Pickles and Fruit. Porta Potty 
2. Aid Station = 7.0 mile: Water only
3. Aid Station = 9.0 mile: Water, Gatorade, EGel, Pickles and Fruit. Porta Potty
** Marathon will have an aid station @ Start / Finish 13.1 mile = Water, Gatorade, EGel, Pickles and Fruit.

DROP BAGS: At start/finish area.
*parking lot 100 ft from start/finish , so you will have access to your car!!

WHAT YOU GET:  
Gender Specific Long Sleeve Tech Shirt
Finishers Medal
Swag w/ logo = TBD
Post Food= TBD
Well marked course

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