" BCT Harpers Ferry Half Marathon

BCT Harpers Ferry Half Marathon

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Location: Harpers Ferry
Click here for a map of the race location.

Start Time: 8:00 am

Course: The Half Marathon is a challenging and hilly course covering the expanse on Harpers Ferry National Historical Park and the Civil War era towns connecting them. Expansive views of the Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers, a loop through Harpers Ferry National Historical Park School House Ridge South, Murphy Farm, Lower Town Harpers Ferry, John Brown's Fort, Bolivar, Storer College,and the homes taking you back to the 1860's . Our 5K event is a mix of trail and includes a loop of the School House Ridge South portion of the Harpers Ferry National Park. And our Kids Event will be on site at River Riders and School House Ridge South.

Awards: We are a non profit event raising money for our partners and promoting “Park Prescriptions”. Two Rivers Heritage Running Events are family-oriented designed to appeal to all categories of runners and walkers. We will offer simple prizes to the top men and women overall. We will have a 13 and under category also. All kids will receive a finishers ribbon. Local businesses will be supplying awards. Award winners will be posted at the Results Board near the finish. Award ceremony at River Riders at about 11:00.

Entry Fee:

  • $60 Half
  • $30 5K thru 5/11/17
  • $0 5K Youth 17 and under FREE

Fees On or After Tuesday, February 28, 2017:

  • $65 Half, thru 5/11/17
  • $70 Half, Race Day
  • $35 5K, Race Day
On-line registration via website; along with a downloadable mail-in registration form.

For further information contact: Katie Thompson tworiversheritage@gmail.com

Race Web Site: http://harpersferryhalf.org/index.html