Tuesday, July 1, 2014

6th Annual Gladden Farms 10K / Half Marathon and Kids Run!

6th Annual Gladden Farms 10K / Half Marathon
Saturday November 1st, 2014
Half Marathon Start Time: 8:00am
10K Start Time: 8:30am
Check-In begins at 7:00 am
Kids Run 10:30 am

Start and Finish: Gladden Farms Park - Corner of Tangerine Farms Rd and Lon Addams Drive Marana, AZ
Brief Description: Join us for a day of fun, family fitness. The 6th Annual Gladden Farms 10K / Half Marathon will be run on the bike paths, sidewalks and roads throughout Gladden Farms Community.
The race route can be found here:
The Half Marathon Course:
http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/570684680
The 10k Course:
http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/fullscreen/570403114/

To follow the course, it is easiest to view it on a computer.  Place your cursor over the elevation line (below the map) and there will be a marker on the map that will move along the race course.
I am excited to see everyone out on the course!

 There will be 2 water stations on the 10k course that you will pass twice.  There will be 4 water stations on the half marathon course that you will also pass twice each.

There is a GREAT park with play structures at the start / finish for the kids and lots of good finish line food. Stick around after the race for a FABULOUS raffle!
Cost: $10 PLUS 2 Cans of FOOD until October 1st. $20 PLUS 2 Cans of FOOD October 2nd thru Race Day. Food Benefits the MARANA FOOD BANK – Thanks!
The course is stroller friendly, although we ask athletes with strollers to start in the back. No bikes allowed on the course.
FAQ's
Sounds GREAT! How do I sign up?

Print out a registration form and mail it in with your registration fee. 
click here for the form
CASH ONLY
Mail your registration forms and payment to 
Kati Carbonneau, 
12656 N. Nep Lane, Marana, AZ 85653
OR

Can I register online?
YES! 
click here: http://www.active.com/marana-az/running/distance-running-races/6th-annual-gladden-farms-10k-half-marathon-2014?int=
Active.com has the event listed and you can sign up there! However, there is an additional processing fee. This year active.com will have you sign the registration form online!

Do you accept checks, credit cards, IOU's, coupons, money orders, or food stamps?
NO.  
Cash or online registration only.

What do I get when - I mean if - I win?
You get the feeling of satisfaction that comes with a job well done. This event has NO OFFICIAL TIMING. It is a grassroots event aimed at getting athletes in to running in a non-competitive race environment. I have no idea what the course record is and there are NO PRIZES for winning your age group..but we have an AWESOME raffle!
Please note: The raffle will begin when the final finisher crosses the line.
Do you have a Kids Race?!
YES!
  Your child can participate in our Kids Fun Run!
Ages 3-4 will run ¼ mi, Ages 5-8 will run ½ mi, and Ages 9-12 will run 1 mi.
Fun awards for all participants! Kids Race begins promptly at 10:30am.

Who do I contact if I have more questions?
Kati Carbonneau
ckcarbon@msn.com
520-682-1103

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