6th annual Lincoln City Half-Marathon and 10K set for March 2
Registration is open for the 6th annual Lincoln City Half-Marathon and 10K, set for 9 a.m. Sunday March 2.
The event will begin and end at the Elks’ Wapiti Park, 2118 S. Drift Creek Road. Half-marathon walkers start at 8 a.m., and all 10K participants and half-marathon runners start at 9 a.m.
The out-and-back course will take runners and walkers on Drift Creek Road, Anderson Creek Road and Schooner Creek Road. Course safety will be monitored by Lincoln City CERT volunteers, and aid stations will be manned by the Kiwanis Club of Lincoln City, Relay For Life of Lincoln City, the Student Nurse Association from Oregon Coast Community College, and the Taft 7-12 Girls Golf Team. Additional volunteers will include Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts.
Ribbons & medals will be given for the top finishers in 5-year age groups. The overall winners for each race will receive a hand blown glass float.
All participants will receive a long-sleeved technical T-shirt, finisher medals and great post-race food from Dave’s Killer Bread, Mo’s and Mojo Coffee. Physical therapists from Samaritan will also be on hand for post-race rub-downs.
Race packets may be picked up between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday, March 1 at the Lincoln City Community Center, 2150 NE Oar Place.
Fees are $55 for the half marathon and $45 for the 10K through March 1, and $60 and $50 on race day. Register on line at www.getmeregistered.com or www.active.com or in person at the Lincoln City Community Center. For more information call 541-994-2131 or www.lincolncity.org on line.