First National Bank and the City of Alamogordo present the 3rd Annual Lady of the Mountain Run on Saturday, December 10, 2016 in sunny Alamogordo, New Mexico.
The cause: Proceeds benefit the Lady of the Mountain Scholarship Fund at NMSU-Alamogordo. This is a needs-based educational scholarship administered by NMSU-A.
The course: The run follows a hilly terrain that offers expansive views of White Sands National Monument and the Sacramento Mountains. The run departs Griggs Field and heads north to Scenic Drive.The 5K turn-around is across from the NMSU-Alamogordo campus while the 10K turn-around is at the corner of 10th St. The half marathon continues to the end of Scenic Drive and then travels up and then down Alamo Canyon Road.The half marathon then continues on Scenic before detouring through Desert Foothills Park. After emerging from the park, the course continues south on Scenic back to Griggs Field.
Cash prizes: (Half marathon only)
Corporate Cup Relay: The Corporate Cup Relay is your opportunity to partner with a coworker and compete against other teams for the traveling trophy!
Divisions: Awards three deep in the following male/female categories—HM, 10K and 5K:
14 years & younger
15 – 19 years old
20 – 29 years old
30 – 39 years old
40 – 49 years old
50 – 59 years old
60 – 69 years old
70 & older
Now - 7/31
8/1 - 9/30
10/1 - 11/30
12/1 - 12/5
12/6 - 12/9
HM Relay (per team):
Kids' Fun Run:
NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION!
-Active.com registration closes at midnight Thursday, December 8
-Final day to register is in person on Friday, December 9 at packet pick up.
-Friday, December 9 from 8 am- 6 pm, First National Bank Atrium, 414 10th St, Alamogordo
-Race day starting at 6:45am
-Half/HM Relay: 8 AM
10K and 5K: 8:15 AM
Volunteer: This is a great opportunity to get involved in the community! Volunteers receive shirts, drawstring bags and the admiration of many thirsty runners!