" Fredericksburg Blue & Gray Half Marathon & 5K

Fredericksburg Blue & Gray Half Marathon & 5K


Sunday, December 3, 2017

Location: Fredericksburg, VA (Old Mill Park)

Start Time: 7:30 a.m.

Description:

Course: USATF Certified - on the Heritage Trail and Canal Path, will always be in a counterclockwise direction. On the first loop of the circuit, there is a small loop on the roads below the college On the second loop of the circuit, there is a out and back spur on the Fall Hill Trail and a small loop on the roads of Normandy Village Fun Facts about the Fall Hill Trail Trail is 1.38 miles long, running from the junction with the Canal Path and Heritage Trail to Gordon Shelton Blvd.

Low point is 61 feet at the junction with the Canal Path and Heritage Trail, course mile point 5.25, and high point is 258 feet on the bridge spanning I-95.

From low point to high point is 5147 feet at a 3.8% gradient. Maximum gradient is about 16%. The first 1691 feet at the bottom has an average gradient of 11.1%.

You get to come back down the trail at mile point 9.8. Water at 1.5, 4.4, 7.8, 9.9 and 11.6 miles. Gatorade at 4.4, 7.8, 9.9 and 11.6 miles.
Course map

Awards: Half-Marathon Awards: Overall Top 3 Men and Women - Cash $150, 75, 50 Masters - Top Man and Woman - Cash $50 Age Groups - 19 & under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & over - Top 3 Men and Women in each age group - Sammy T's Gift Certificates Event Record Bonuses - $100 - for first man finishing faster than 1:07:59 and first woman finishing faster than 1:18:32 5 km Awards: Overall - Top 3 Men and Women - Sammy T's Gift Certificates Age Groups - 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & over - Top Man and Woman in each age group - Sammy T's Gift Certificates

Entry Fee:

  • $25 5K
  • $50 Half Mar

Fees On or After Wednesday, November 1, 2017:

  • $30 5K from 11/1
  • $60 Half Mar from 11/1
  • $35 5K from 12/1
  • $70 from 12/1
Make check payable to Race Timing Unlimited and mail to Race Timing Unlimited, PO Box 8241, Fredericksburg, VA 22404

For further information contact: Vic Culp 540-310-4803 vic@farc.org

Race Web Site: http://www.racetimingunlimited.org/R/BG/Info.aspx


Other Information: Chip Timing using Chronotrack Bib Tags provided by Race Timing Unlimited. Gun and Chip times will be recorded. All awards are based on Gun Time..