SRR & Sly Fox Track Club combine forces to Present: The Pain In Green Lane Half Marathon & Ultra
Location: Green Lane Park 2144 Snyder Road, Green Lane PA 18054
Opens @ 6:00AM in the parking lot.
Bib/shirt pickup will be drive-through in your car. Please stay in your car.
Runners will line up for bib pickup depending on race.
Ultra runners will be on the left and half runners will be on the right. There will be signs to direct you.
Our staff will hand you your packet, including your shirt and bib.
After receiving your bib, find a parking spot.
When you’re ready, please head to the starting line to begin our rolling start.
There will be NO shirt exchanges to minimize contact between staff and runners.
Start time: 7:00AM for the Ultra and 8:00AM for the 1/2
The start will be a rolling start with a runner starting approximately every 3-5 seconds.
After receiving your bib, please proceed directly to the start line to begin your race. (It is your choice to start with your running buddy)
Course: 1/2- challenging but extremely scenic trail course around the lake and reservoir!! (There are a few rocky areas on the blue trail, you can either walk, hop or crawl your way through pretending its a mine field!!) ½ Marathon starts on the closed off rd down from the Ranger Station then proceeds across the bridge and follows the Perkiomen trail to 29, up the big hill, around the Reservoir to Knight Rd (staying on the trail). It then crosses over the bridges, follows the trail around the perimeter of the reservoir to the boat launch area, proceeds back up the hill to the equestrian camping area, down and back to where you started for the finish.
Ultra- Will follow the first few Miles of the 1/2 (Making a Lollipop) and circling back for a total of just under 6 Miles for EACH LOOP.
There will be port a potties at the start line.
There is also a bathroom on the course (about mile 1).
Ultra Lap Counting:
We will be using a board with tally marks to note your laps for the ultra races.
Virtual: You can complete your event at any time and day that works best for you. It does not have to be on the day that your registration says. All swag will be mailed to you AFTER the race occurs in person (approx 2 weeks).
All aid stations will be unmanned.
All stations will be self serve-including small water bottles (Gatorade bottles will be available at some stations).
There will be aid stations about every 3-5 miles.
We recommend that you carry your own hydration.
Swag: Short Sleeve Tech shirt and a one-of-a-kind finisher’s medal symbolic to Green Lane for the 1/2!! Ultra- You will receive a Race Themed special award.
Fees: ½ Marathon, $45 until Jan. 1st then $55 up till March 1st and $60 till Race Day if NOT sold out. (Limited SPOTS available!!) Ultra- $65 Until Feb 1st $75 till race Day
Awards: The top male and female overall finishers will receive awards. The top three male and female runners in each age group will receive awards. The top overall male and female in the Master’s Division (over 40) will also receive awards.
Age Groups: -19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+ (also, the oldest participant) Results will be posted to schuylkillriverrunners.com that day!!
Donations: A Portion of the Proceeds will benefit the Friends of Green Lane State Park
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