The 41st Annual Basalt Half Marathon will take place August, 19th 2017. All ages and experience levels are welcome.
After a ¼ mile on a dirt road the racers will descend approximately 1,000 feet in elevation, along the Frying Pan Road (paved) and finish in downtown Basalt at Lions Park. There will be three aid stations along the way and each mile is clearly marked. CAUTION: This road will be open to traffic, racers should run single file or on the shoulder when they encounter oncoming vehicles. No cutting tangents is allowed and runners will be instructed to stay on the left facing traffic the entire course.
Pre-Registration: Registration can be filled out online or through a downloadable registration form that can be printed and mailed in. Mail in entries should be addressed Basalt Half-Marathon c/o Ron Lund, 501 Kiln Ct. Basalt, CO 81621. Checks can be made payable to Basalt High School Cross Country. Online registration will be available thru active.com.
Race Day Registration: will be held from 6:15 – 7:00 am Saturday morning at Basalt Middle School prior to loading the buses. Packet pick-up will also be available prior to boarding the buses. Race questions? Contact Ron Lund @970-618-2063.
Entry Fee: $75.00 pre-registration; $80.00 day of race. All proceeds benefit the Basalt High School Cross Country program.
Awards: The top 3 placers in each division will receive age group awards. The age divisions are as follows: 19 & Under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & Over.
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This years Basalt Half Marathon Race is made possible by these businesses:
If you have any questions or comments please feel free to contact Basalt Half Marathon Race Coordinator Ron Lund at Runnerfam@comcast.net