American Spirit Half Marathon


October 12th, 2014American Spirit Half Marathon

 

 

Folsom Lake SRA
7755 Folsom-Auburn Road
Folsom, CA 95630

 

 

 

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COURSE

The half marathon will start at the Folsom State Recreation Offices and utilize the American River Bike Trail on the trail behind Lake Natoma Inn. The course is a net negative elevation gain race run entirely on the paved bike path. Actual distance is 13.3 miles.

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WEATHER

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10/12/14
Sunrise 7:10am
Sunset 6:32pm

AID STATIONS

Three aid stations will be located along the course.  Aid stations will supply water, electrolytes,  gels, and salt tablets.  Vehicular and spectator access is available at all aid stations.

Aid Station Mile Next Aid
Start 0 2.8
Negro Bar 2.8 3.8
Main Street 6.6 4.1
Willow Creek 10.7 2.6
Finish 13.3 0

 

PERFORMANCE RULES

Rules

 

TRAVEL AND LODGING

The best option for air travel is Sacramento International Airport (SMF), approximately 25 miles west of Folsom.  Some airlines fly into Stockton Metropolitan Airport (SCK), approximately 65 miles southwest of Folsom.

Lodging

HOST HOTEL
Lake Natoma Inn
702 Gold Lake Drive
Folsom, CA 95630
Tel: 800-808-5253
Group Attendee Code: 11268

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FEES

Until September 10th, 2014 at 11:59pm:

Half Marathon $65

 

September 11th, 2014 at 12:00am until October 8th, 2014 at 11:59pm:

Half Marathon $75

 

Race Day/PPU Registration

Half Marathon $80

 

If the race does not sell out, we will accept registrations at Packet Pickup and Race Morning.

**You must register by Sunday 09/21/2014 in order to be guaranteed a shirt and your requested size!

Elemental Running is owned and operated by Veterans so we appreciate the service to country. If you are a veteran please CONTACT US and we will be happy to extend you a discount.

Race Directors: ERT is happy to offer you free entry with reciprocal race entry.  Please email us with your request.

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VOLUNTEER

Volunteers are an essential element of any race, but especially for trail races. We have some of the best volunteers and we are always looking for some more.

Volunteers earn entry to an Elemental Running race of equal or lesser distance.

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RACE START AND TIME LIMITS

 

PACKET PICK-UP

Friday, October 10th, 2014

TBD

Saturday, October 11th, 2014

All Day at the finish area on the American River Bike Trail near the Lake Natoma Inn

Sunday, October 12th, 2014

7:00am-7:45am

Folsom Lake SRA
7755 Folsom-Auburn Road
Folsom, CA 95630

 

RACE DAY

All participants will receive a technical shirt and a finisher medal (upon completion of the registered event).  Awards will be presented for the top men’s and women’s finishers in each race. Distribution and depth of age group awards is dependent upon participant field.

Winners must be present to receive all finisher awards and raffle prizes. No awards or prizes will be mailed.

Runner instructions will be given ten (10) minutes prior to the race start. Runners are responsible for hearing all instructions, checking the website for updates, and reviewing the participant instructions email that will be sent and posted on Facebook and Twitter no later than Friday before the race.

Gear check will be available at the Start/Finish Area. Runners must mark their items clearly with their name and place them in the gear check area. Gear check is to be used at the runners’ risk; Elemental Running is not responsible for any lost, misplaced, or stolen items.

PARKING

All participants must park in the parking structure on the corner of Leidesdorff Street and Reading Street. DO NOT park in the Lake Natoma Inn parking lot unless you are staying at the hotel.

 

SPONSORS

 

RESULTS

2014