In it's 8th year, the Hub City Races: Half & 5K is a chip timed, out and back flat course that begins and ends in a scenic, wooded park & travels along the streets of historic Crown Point. SECIAL FEATURES:
Wicking/tech shirts to all registered by September 8th..
Chip timed race (you will cross mats at start & finish). USATF certified Half marathon distance. The 5K is not certified.
Race Awards for Half/5K for Top Overall, Top Master (40+) & Top 3 Finishers in each age group Water stops with both water & sports drinks. Post race snacks provided by Carriage Court Pizza Music at the start & along the course
Timeline: 6:30 am - Registration/Sign In opens 7:30 am - Half Marathon starts 7:40 am - National Anthem & Remarks 8:00 am - 5K starts Race Awards after the last finisher of the 5K. We will do a "rolling" awards ceremony for the Half marathon as the results come in.
Half & 5K Course: A chip start (you will cross mats at start & finish), timed race on the streets of scenic Crown Point, IN Half & 5K are an out and back course. Starts and finishes in Lake Co. Fairgrounds.
Suggested 3 1/2 hour time limit to complete Half marathon (16 min pace). The course will be a rolling street closure. If you should fall behind this pace, the roads will be reopened to normal traffic and you will be a pedestrian and subject to normal traffic rules.
2022 Hub City Half: Thru July 31st: $55 August 1st - September 7th: $59 September 8th - Event Day: $65 (no shirt)
2022 Hub City 5K: Thru September 7th: $30 September 8th - Event Day: $35 (no shirt)
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Packet Pick up: Sunday, Sept. 19th, 6:30 am - 7:40 am, Lake Co. Fairgrounds
RACE AWARDS: Top Overall, Top Master (40+), Clydesdale (Men 210+ lbs), Athena (Women 170+ lbs), Top Three finishers in each age group. Age divisions: 0-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+
Please note: No refunds will be given due to weather, you chickening out, or for any other reason. You also can NOT transfer your registration after April 4th. If you do not pick up your shirt at the event, unclaimed shirts will be sold after the run. If you have any questions, please contact Tim@yourhometownevents.com