“Great Allegheny” Ohiopyle Half Marathon, 10k and 5k
Dates: Saturday April 18th, 2020 (5k, 10k) & Sunday April 19th, 2020 (1/2 Marathon) Take the “Ohiopyle Falls Challenge” and RUN them ALL!!
Sat- 5k and 10k Starting and ending on the Great Allegheny Passage with the routes going to the right (Out & Back)
Sun- 1/2 Marathon Going to the left (Out & Back) on the Great Allegheny Passage
Times: 4/18/2020 5k 8:00AM, 10k 9:00AM, 4/19/2020 1/2 Marathon 8:00AM
Address: 7 Sheridan St Ohiopyle Pa this is the Laurel Highlands information center. The Parking lot off this trail is where all 3 Races will Start & Finish
Course: All 3 Races will transpire on the Great Allegheny Passage Rail Trail (Pretty Flat & Fast) with Scenery that will RIVAL any race in the country!! You will cross bridges over rivers and see majestic waterfalls with beauty abound this will be one event sure to please!! They Consider Ohiopyle the Crown Jewel of the Commonwealth!!
Bib Pick-up & Registration: Will take place Near the Start/Finish line (7 Sheridan St Ohiopyle Pa) Starting at 6:30AM on 4/18/202, You will be able to pick up your 1/2 Marathon packet as well!! Also, we may do a Friday afternoon and night option as well!!
Lodging: Visit- https://www.tripadvisor.com/HotelsNear-g53373-d106590-Ohiopyle_State_Park-Ohiopyle_Pennsylvania.html
Parking: You will find Parking in the LOT next to 7 Sheridan St Ohiopyle Pa, there are also plenty of parking lots within walking distance nearby!!
Aid Stations: There will be aid stations w/first aid, Water and Gatorade Approx: every two miles!! (Some may even have a few treats!!) We will also have paramedics on course
FEES: Half marathon- $55 until 8/1/2019, $60 until 10/1/2019, $70 until 1/1/2020, $75 until 3/1/2020, $80 until Race Day (IF not sold out) 5k, $20 until 8/1/2019, $25 until 10/1/2019, $30 until 1/1/2020, $35 until 3/1/2020, $40 until Race Day….. 10k $25 until 8/1/2019, $35 until 10/1/2019, $40 until 1/1/2020, $45 until 3/1/2020, $50 until race day….. Challenge $80 until 8/1/2019, $90 until 10/1/2019, $100 until 1/1/2020, $110 until $3/1/2020, $120 until Race Day (IF NOT SOLD OUT)
Awards: Top 3 Male & Female to go with top masters Male & Female (40+.) There will also be age group awards for both male and female runners.
Age Groups: (Both ½, 5K & 10k) -19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34,35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+
T-Shirts: Amazing race themed Short sleeve tech shirt!!
Finisher’s Medals: Unique Medal Symbolic for Ohiopyle will be awarded to all Participants in the 1/2!!!! We will also have an additional Medal for those running the Ohiopyle Falls Challenge!!
Time Limit: 6 Hours
Finish Line/After Party: There will be a live DJ/Entertainer at the start/finish area during the duration of the race. We will have Pizza Post Race!! Thanks to our Sponsors: Paddlers Pizza (https://www.ohiopylebakery.com/the-pizza-shoppe.html) & Ohiopyle Bakery (https://www.ohiopylebakery.com/menu.html)
Charities: Our Main Charity will be the Ohiopyle – Stewart Volunteer Fire Department!! They are amazing and represent Ohiopyle very well!!
Coaching: Do you need a little extra help and motivation? We also offer a 14-week individual training plan with one on one coaching (if needed) upon registration! Please contact us @ [email protected] for more information.
Ohiopyle: The combination of Water Falls, Trails, Bridges, Scenery and History is tough to beat!! This is TRULY a unique place and a CROWN JEWEL!! For more on whats available you can visit here: https://www.laurelhighlands.org/outdoors/ohiopyle/
Check us out @ www.SchuylkillRiverRunners.com
Email: [email protected]