Registration / Info
Half MARATHON INFORMATION:
Date: Saturday, August 25, 2018.
Time: The first bus will leave the Providence Zollinger Park promptly at 5:00 a.m. and the last bus will leave at 5:45 a.m. The race will START at 7:00 a.m. All runners need to take the bus to the start. The address for Providence Zollinger Park is 61 North 200 West in Providence Utah.
Fee: $70 thru July 31st and then $95.00 after August 1st, or until the 2400 runner limit is reached. No transfers or refunds are allowed. In certain circumstances deferrals to a future race may be granted. Contact the Race Director at firstname.lastname@example.org if you hope to defer.
Racers Receive: T-shirt, finisher medal, awards, post drinks and food, and there will be a prize drawing after the run which will include NordicTrack equipment and Altra shoes.
Thank you for your interest in the Top of Utah Half Marathon. We hope you enjoy the experience!
+ Aid Stations:
There will be 4 aid stations along the course at mile 3, 6, 9 and 11. Gatorade, oranges and bananas. Bathrooms available at the start, finish and at every aid station.
+ Bus Transportation:
You can park at the finish which is at the Providence Zollinger Park in Providence, Utah. All runners MUST ride the bus to the start. We will provide no transportation to the start after the half marathon. Do not crowd the canyon by driving to the start.
The course for the Top of Utah Half Marathon is part of the USATF Utah Road Racing Circuit. and the Championship Race for Utah. It starts 7 miles up Blacksmith Fork Canyon at the Hyrum Electrical Plant and finishes at the Providence Zollinger Park. As runners wind down the canyon, they find aid stations every 3 miles, run by local volunteers and organizations. All finishers will receive a finisher's medal and prize drawings will be held during the awards ceremony. Race course will be open for 3 1/2 hours. Wheelchair and hand-cycle divisions. Walkers may participate. The course follows the Top of Utah Marathon course from mile 7 to 21. It's a great training run for the Top of Utah Marathon and for the St. George Marathon. Follow us on Twitter**@TopofUtahHalf and like us on Facebook** at Top of Utah Half Marathon.
+ Other Information:
Prize Money: $300/$200/$150/$125/$100 Overall Male & Female. AWARDED ONLY AT THE CEREMONY.
Age division trophies are awarded 5 places deep. You must be present to win. No cash or trophies will be mailed out.
Sanctioned as part of the USATF Utah Road Racing Circuit.
Medical people throughout the course.
Average temperature at start is 55 and at the finish it is 75.
If you would like to volunteer to help out with the race, let us know.
Verify your registration through RaceEntry.
NOTE: Only registered runners allowed on the course. No strollers, bikes or dogs allowed.
+ Packet Pickup:
1) Pick up your packet the night before the race Friday, August 24 between 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. at Al's Sporting Goods, 1075 North Main Street in Logan, Utah.
2) You can pick up your packet the morning of the race between 5:00 - 5:45 a.m. at the finish line - Zollinger Park 61 North 200 West, in Providence. Meet at the gazebo on 200 West, East of the Spring Creek Middle School and South of the ball park.
You will need photo ID to pick up your race packet. You may only pick up your own race packet.
+ Road Closure:
For the half marathon there is no road closure. We do control traffic at intersections with police help.
We are using a chip timing system which will start your time as you cross the starting line. After you cross the finish line you will receive a print out of your time, place, and other information. We use Sports Stats for timing and results.