Avenue of the Giants Marathon - 2017

May 7, 2017
Avenue of the Giants
Weott, CA

NEWS FLASH

ON-LINE REGISTRATION HAS CLOSED FOR PREPARATION OF PACKET PICKUP ON SATURDAY MORNING. SEE DETAILS BELOW FOR ON-SITE REGISTRATION

THIS EVENT IS OVER. Please view the EVENT LIST to see the current events.

Event Contact: Cynthia Timek

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MORE INFORMATION

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At the Staging Area:

Saturday: 12 noon-5:30 PM
Sunday: Beginning at 7:00 AM
Please pick up your packet at least thirty minutes before the start of your race to avoid any delays.
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Slide Show and Talk

Saturday, 4:00: Park Visitors Center, Burlington Campground

Pasta Dinner

Saturday 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm: SPAGHETTI FEED: Weott Community
Center
, 175 Lum Street, Weott; $15.00 per person.
Children under 6 are free.

 

Presented by the Six River Running Club

As noted by Runner's World Magazine, The Avenue of the Giants Marathon is one of the most scenic courses in the country. Staged on 'The Avenue of the Giants' in Humboldt Redwoods State Park, located in rural Northern California, the paved course winds through giant old growth redwoods.

COURSES:

Distinctions:
All courses are USATF certified
The marathon is a Boston Qualifier
The Half Marathon is the RRCA California Championship
Marathon & Half-Marathon are part of the California Marathon & Half Series

Marathon - The course is a double out and back entirely on paved roads. The roads are lined with 300 feet tall old growth Redwood trees. While these provide shade and keep temperatures cool all morning, please note that they sometimes block out GPS signal on running watches.

Half-Marathon - The course is an out and back entirely on paved roads. The roads are lined with 300 feet tall old growth Redwood trees. While these provide shade and keep temperatures cool all morning, please note that they sometimes block out GPS signal on running watches.

10K - The course is an out and back entirely on paved roads. The roads are lined with 300 feet tall old growth Redwood trees. While these provide shade and keep temperatures cool all morning, please note that they sometimes block out GPS signal on running watches.

Reserve your Spot Now!

 

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The Marathon & Half-Marathon are part of the CALIFORNIA MARATHON & HALF SERIES To learn more about the Series CLICK HERE

 

TRAVEL - HOST HOTEL: Red Lion Hotel (1929 Fourth Street, Eureka, CA 95501). To make reservations or get more info CLICK HERE

 


Events:

  • Marathon

    Sunday, May 7, 2017 (online registration closed May 5 7:01 pm PDT)

  • Half-Marathon

    Sunday, May 7, 2017 (online registration closed May 5 7:02 pm PDT)

  • 10K Run/Walk

    Sunday, May 7, 2017 (online registration closed May 5 7:02 pm PDT)

 
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