Urban Cow Half Marathon Ahotu_abc779e2d55a765e25b4

October 05, 2014 (Sunday) 10th edition

Race day in 19 days

North America / USA / Pacific / California

Sacramento

October 05, 2014 (Sunday) Race day in 19 days

The race starts at 7:30 AM

Cut off: 04:00 hours.

Sacramento

Half Marathon

Charity Flat Fun Road Running

2500-4999 runners usualy take part in the race

Essentially a loop course, our USDA Prime certified route starts in historic William Land Park – home to the Sacramento Zoo, Fairytale Town and the city’s oldest golf course – and runs through green grassy meadows and tree canopies for the first 1.5 miles. The course then winds through one of Sacramento’s most picturesque neighborhoods to 3.25 miles before taking you to Front Street heading toward downtown Sacramento. The route enters downtown at Mile 5 near the corner of 3rd and “R” Streets. After a left turn on 5th Street, you’ll continue north to Capitol Mall. A quick glance to your right will reveal the California State Capitol Building. At 5.8 miles, the “K” Street Mall Pedestrian Walkway takes you under the I-5 Freeway to the 6-mile mark in Old Sacramento – the unique 28-acre National Historic Landmark District and State Historic Park located along the beautiful Sacramento River. After skirting Old Sacramento, you’ll now head south on the Sacramento River Promenade passing the Tower Bridge on the right and the newly renovated Crocker Art Museum on the left. With the Sacramento River on your right, you’ll enjoy running along the Sacramento River Bicycle Trail passing the relay exchange point before hitting Miller Park where live music will greet you at mile 7.25. You can check out your competition over the next out-and-and back section through the Sacramento Marina. Back on the bike trail, you’ll migrate south for a couple miles, including a watering hole, exiting the trail right through Sacramento’s newest luxury hotel, Le Rivage near mile 10.75. A sharp left turn at Le Rivage lands you on Riverside Boulevard. Riverside Boulevard will “steer” you back to William Land Park for 1 mile before taking a right turn into the park for a final 1.3 miles to the place where all the cows come home and hang their shoes – the finish line.

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October 05, 2014 (Sunday) Race day in 19 days

The race starts at 7:50 AM

Sacramento

Shorter than 10 km race - 5 kilometers

Fast Walk Charity Flat Fun Road Running

Our 5K course travels along the winding, shaded streets inside William Land Park, but never too far from the city.

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Charity Flat Fun Road Running

2 races Distance
Urban Cow Half Marathon Half Marathon October 05, 2014 07:30
Sacramento Cowtown 5K Run/Walk 5 km October 05, 2014 07:50

Contact

(916) 492-8966

Official website

Information available in English

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