12/16/17 7am - Whine Not a Marathon and Half $70, $80 after 9/15, $90 race week, $110 race day
12/17/17 7am - Whine Not Another Marathon and Half $70, $80 after 9/15, $90 race week, $110 race day
Packet Pickup: Each race series (May Threesome, November Quad & December Double) will have a one day only packet pick up @ Embassy Suites 5-7:30pm the evening before the 1st race of the series. Address is below. Late pickup 1 hour before race (only if you can not make the evening pickup), ending 15 minutes before race start. ARRIVE EARLY!!!
Course: The course starts with an out and back going east. 1/2 mile and 1 mile for the half and full, respectively. The course then follows a 3 mile loop counter clockwise around the lake. 4 loops and 8 loops for the half and full, respectively. One mile of the course is under construction. The course will be pavement and packed dirt for this section and the rest of the course is concrete or asphalt. The course will not be recertified until construction is complete, but will measure 26.2 and 13.1 or greater. Mostly flat and fast. There is a small hill over the dam and start/finish line each loop.
Aid: Every 3 miles, stocked with sports drink, water, pretzels, bananas and other goodies as the day goes on.
Bathrooms: Start and a few located around the lake.
Location: Hosted at Bachman Lake 3500 W Northwest Highway Dallas, TX, 75220, formely the Jackson 50K course, course is the same daily.
Runner limit: All races limited to 75 runners.
Time limit: No time limit for those that are velocity challenged.
Certification: None due to construction, but the course will be slightly longer than 26.2.
Registration deadline: Must register 30 days in advance to guarantee a t-shirt, online registration open until noon each day before race. No refunds.
Maniacs and 50 State Club: Running the Distance, LLC races qualify for both clubs
Terms & Conditions: Sorry, no refunds and/or transfers to another event.
Directions: (NEW LOCATION ALL RACES START AT THE MAIN PAVILION 3500 W Northwest Highway)
Bachman Lake: 3500 W Northwest Highway Dallas, TX 75220- parking lot is next to the trail where the race will start.
Course start line and course direction is the same daily!!!!
From I-35 take Northwest Highway East approximately 2.25 miles to Lakefield Blvd and turn right. Turn right toward pavilion and follow road to the parking lot on the right of the pavilion.
From 75 (North Central Expressway) take Northwest Highway West approximately 6.11 to Lakefield Blvd and turn left. Turn right toward pavilion and follow road to the parking lot on the right of the pavilion.
Approximatley: 3-5 miles from Love Field Airport in Dallas, TX, which backs up to the park.
Embassy Suites Dallas - Lovefield Best Western Northwest Inn
3880 W Northwest Hwy,Dallas,TX75220 1-855-873-6564 2361 W Northwest Hwy, Dallas, TX 1-866-599-6674
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