Goodnight-Loving Run 5K, 10K, Half-Marathon

Join us for the 2nd Annual Goodnight-Loving 5K, 10K, Half Marathon Run hosted by the historic Fort Belknap and the Convention and Visitors Bureau of Graham, Texas!
 
The Goodnight-Loving 5K, 10K, and Half Marathon will be an out-and-back run from the entrance gate of Fort Belknap, the historic birthplace of the Goodnight-Loving Cattle Trail.
 
Crawfish and Cannons
We invite you to enjoy the all-day celebration with live crawfish boil, farmers market, Official Texas State Longhorn Herd, cannons, Texas Forts Trail Wine Festival, bloody Mary bar, and live music by Shane Smith & The Saints!
 
ONE LUCKY RUN FINISHER WILL GET THE CHANCE TO FIRE A CANNON

 


Swag
Each athlete registered prior to March 15 will receive Goodnight-Loving swag including:
Choice of (1) Crawfish Plate or (1) Top Shelf Bloody Mary
1 Goodnight-Loving Run T-Shirt
10K Participants will receive the above items, plus 1 Goodnight-Loving Run Coffee Mug
*Half-Marathon Participants will receive the above items, coffee mug, and 1 Finisher Medal

Runners registering past March 15 may not receive their requested shirt size due to availability 
Awards
1st, 2nd, 3rd Place Male and Female Finishers (5K, 10K, Half Marathon)
Top Male and Female Finisher in Age Groups (Half Marathon): 19-under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50+
 
 
Schedule
Saturday, April 10, 2021
7:00-8:15am | Race day registration and packet pick-up
8:30am | Half Marathon
9:30am | 10K
10:00am | 5K
10:30am | Post-Race Party
12:00pm | Awards Ceremony
Crawfish and Cannons After-Party!
12:00pm | Crawfish Boil and Cannon Fire!
1:00pm | Live Music by Jaytin Sims, Live Cannon Firing
2:00pm | Live Music by Shane Smith & The Saints
 
Crawfish and Cannons- enjoy a Crawfish Boil,  Farmers Market, Bloody Mary Bar, Kids Activities, Concert, and Live Cannon Firing every hour.
 
Timing and Results
A timing chip will be attached to the back of your race bib. In order to receive an accurate finish time, please confirm your bib is attached to the FRONT of your shirt and is clearly visible. Do not remove, alter or tear the tag in any way. Timing Services will be provided by AllSports Timing. Results posted at www.allsportstiming.com after the race.
 
Aid Stations
Aid stations will be located at approximately every mile throughout the course with water, sports beverages, protein snacks, and port-a-johns. 
 
Safety & Weather
In order to ensure the safety of all runners, bicycles, roller skates, in-line skates, baby carriers, and dogs are prohibited from the race course. This is an out-and-back course on FM 61, which does contain a few mild incline hills. It is VERY important for you to stay alert throughout the race, stay inside cones and obey all race and traffic signage. Jogging strollers are permitted but must start in the back.
Races will be held rain or shine, however, if there is severe weather in the area the race start may be delayed or cancelled. As a reminder, registration fees are non-refundable.
 
Directions
From Graham: Head north on Elm St toward McKinley, Continue onto US-380 W, Turn left onto US-380 W/Houston St, Turn Left onto FM 61 E, arrive at Fort Belknap on the right. 
From Wichita Falls: Follow TX-27 S to TX-251 S in Olney, Follow TX-251 S to US-380 W/Houston St in Newcastle, Turn right at the 2nd cross street onto US-380 W/Houston St, Follow FM 61 E to Fort Belknap
Through Traffic on FM 61 from Graham to Fort Belknap will be limited for the race
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Accommodations

Ingleside Ranch 
Wildcatter Ranch
Holiday Inn Express, Graham
Best Western, Graham

April 10, 2021
Newcastle
http://www.goodnightlovingrun.com

Races

Half Marathon
April 10, 2021 (Saturday) - 08:30
Running
13.1 miles
Solo Road
10K
April 10, 2021 (Saturday) - 09:30
Running
10 kilometers
Solo Road
5K
April 10, 2021 (Saturday) - 10:00
Running
5 kilometers
Solo Road
The information about this race is based on information provided by the organisers or found on the official website of the event. Always check the official website for up-to-date information. If you have noticed any mistake, let us know at [email protected]

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