26.2K is 16.3 miles and the half is 8.1 miles. Course starts at Matapeake State Park, follows the paved South Island trail. 5 water/sports drink stations on the course. Prizes awarded to top finishers by gender and age group. All Full Metric participants receive a finishers medal.
We just added Kid's Mini-Metric .262K (.163 mile) for kids age 8-12 and a Mini-Half Metric .131K (.081 mile) for kids age 7 and under. Each kid receives a participation ribbon, snack bag, water and Gatorade.