1st Annual Longview 1/2 & 5K Run | Events
LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - The Longview Running Club presents the first annual Longview Half and 5K to the City of Longview and the East Texas running community as a celebration of fitness and for promotion of health and wellness. Proceeds from the race benefit local charities, with AMBUCS as beneficiary of the 2011 event. AMBUCS provides assistive devices to the mobility-impaired and grants scholarships to deserving students of physical and occupational therapy. More information at www.longviewambucs.com
The races will start and finish on the track inside Lobo Stadium on the campus of Longview High School.
The half-marathon course is a certified 13.109 mile loop while the 5K is an out-and-back. Both courses contain grades and gently rolling hills.
USATF CERTIFICATION PENDING
Thursday and Friday March 17-18, 2011; 10:00AM - 6:00PM
Racquet and Jog, 1419 W Loop 281 #C, Longview TX 75604
RACE DAY SCHEDULE
6:00 AM - Packet Pickup and Race Day Registration
7:30 AM - Half-Marathon Start
7:45 AM - 5K Start
9:30 AM - 5K Awards
Half-Marathon Awards to begin when the last runner reaches the finish
12:00 PM - AMBUCS TRYKE DASH