Legends Run

Event Date

Sat, Aug 2, 2014


Las Vegas, NV

About This Activity

18th Annual Legends Run 5K

Event honors and recognizes So. Nevada Cross Country Hall of Fame members whose names are included on the back of the t-shirt. Hall of Fame members, total over 150 runners from high schools thoughout southern Nevada.

Awards: All entrants receive 18th Annual Legends of Cross Country t-shirt. First 50 finishers (25 male, 25 female) in both 5K races receive medals. Awards to first and second Overall and first Masters (O-40), based on composite times of Open and Seeded races. Age-group medals in seven divisions: Children (13 & U), Youth (14-19), Open (20-29), Sub-Masters (30-39), Masters (40-49, Seniors (50-59), Super-Seniors (60 & Over).

Water, gatorade, fruit, and healthy snacks provided in finish area.

All proceeds from race directly support LVTC Scholarship Fund.

Event schedule and times

The race will be run over a true cross country course, the same course to be used for the NIAA State Cross Country Championship in November 2014.

Start: Open 5K at 6:45 a.m. (early-bird start 6:30) Seeded 5K/Team Race 7:30 a.m.

Team Competition—Three Divisions: Male, Female, Mixed. Teams consist of 5-7 runners—at least two of each gender for mixed teams. Scoring based on total time of top five—at least two of each gender for mixed teams. To enter Seeded race “Unattached” (non-team) must meet 5K qualifying times: Open Men—sub 18:00; Open Women—sub 22:00. Masters Men (O-40)—sub 20:00; Masters Women (O-40)—sub 24:00.  (Exemptions granted for Seniors/Super-Seniors.) Contact Race Director (coachpcl@gmail.com) to register teams, request unattached entry in Seeded race, and/or get further details. Trophy to winning team in each division of Seeded 5K and Team Race.

Course: Course map available at packet pick-up or on entry flier available at lvtc.org. Best access is from Sunset Road entrance shown on map (at top). Adequate parking near Start/Finish area shown on map (P). Suggest using Sunset entrance to park. Eastern entrance also available but requires longer walk to Start/Finish area.

Two-loop flat, fast course over gravel paths—some grassy areas—with great spectator viewing of entire course from numerous vantage points.

Packet pick-up at Village Runner (7350 N. Stephanie, Henderson, NV, 89074 [702-898-7866] on Friday, August 1st from 10-5) or at race site beginning at 6:00 a.m. until race time.

 All day-of-race entries $50. Sizes on t-shirts not guaranteed. First-come/first-served beginning at pack pick-up on Friday.

Timing from race bibs, non-chip timing. Results available immediately following race and posted on lvtc.org within 24 hours

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