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 participants receive a finishers medal. Watch out for PURPLE PEOPLE! They are the Team in Training participants who trained and raised money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Yell "GO TEAM" as you pass them or as they pass you!