Saturday October 8, 2016
Monte Sano State Park
A Huntsville Track Club Grand Prix Event
The course begins at the Monte Sano State Park picnic area in front of the Large Pavilion and runs on the roads in the park and the adjoining neighborhood streets. The course is a 15K loop and is certified by USA Track and Field (AL10036JD). Please click here for a course map.
ENTRY FEE: $12.00 pre-registered (postmarked by September 30th); $15.00 day of race. Fun run is free. (Entry fee includes $2.00 entrance fee to picnic area.)
SHIRTS: Long Sleeve A4 T-shirts for the first 400 15K entrants.
Be sure to smile for the camera when you pass the Chimney of the old Hotel Monte Sano! Also, check out some the history behind our beautiful mountain: http://www.hsvcity.com/gis/historicmarkers/site/marker_059/page.htm
The course is the traditional road course making use of the roads atop Monte Sano Mountain. This is a beautiful, rolling, shady course on top of Monte Sano Mountain. The elevation of Monte Sano is 1,600'. Click here to see a course map.
Pre-registered runners can pick up their race packets Friday before the race between 10 AM and 7 PM at Fleet Feet Sports Huntsville 2722 Carl T. Jones, Huntsville, Alabama.
You will also be able to register for the race at this time.
October 7 10:00 AM EDT - Packet Pickup start (@Fleet Feet Sports)
October 7 07:00 PM EDT - Packet Pickup end (@Fleet Feet Sports)
October 8 06:30 AM EDT - Race Day registration / packet pickup
October 8 07:30 AM EDT - 15k race start
October 8 09:00 AM EDT - 1 Mile Fun Run start (approximate)
October 8 10:00 AM EDT - Awards Ceremony
AWARDS: Awards will be given to the top three finishers in the following age divisions in the 15K event only. MEN and WOMEN: 0-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-69, 70+* * Only first place award in this division. Awards will not be mailed.
Race Director: Mike O'Melia
Please note: Due to liability insurance requirements the following are not allowed during the race: strollers, baby joggers, skateboards, bicycles, animals, roller blades, headphones, unauthorized vehicles, unentered runners, etc. Your cooperation is greatly appreciated.