GBTC is excited to celebrate the 20th Anniversary Half Marathon, a new 10k race and a new start time this year! Both races start at 9AM at Beaver Island State Park, Grand Island, NY. The course is flat and is out and back along the scenic Niagara river. Grand Island is a convenient drive from Rochester, Syracuse and Ontario.Race fee includes chip timing, water, sports drinks, post race food and beverages.
Race Fee: Half Marathon: $45 early bird until 2/17/14, $55 from 2/18/14 until 5/2/14, $65 race day. For 10k: $25 until 5/2, $35 on race day. No refunds, deferrals or transfers between events.
In recent years the GBTC Grand Island Half Marathon has been one of the twelve races in the Buffalo News Runner of the Year Series. A portion of proceeds will be donated to WEDI Buffalo, the Westminster Economic Development Initiative.
Quality t-shirt to the first 650 entrants of the Half Marathon and 10k. Male and Female shirt sizes.Overall awards to 1st Male and Female in each race and Overall Masters awards to 1st Male and Female in each race. Awards for age group winners: top 3 in each 5-year group (see race website for details). 20th Anniversary Commemorative Finisher Medals for all half marathon finishers.
Race day registration & packet pickup: 1. Beaver Island State Park at 7am till 8:45am OR 2. Fleet Feet Sports on Friday May 2 at 2290 Delaware Ave between the hours of 11AM and 7PM. Post race Party includes: lunch, sports drink, beverages, entertainment & door prizes.
Due to the course being closed to traffic, runners for the half marathon must be at the half way point by 1 hour and 30 minutes. Runners not there in time must be picked up by sweep vehicle.For info. email: firstname.lastname@example.org