This course promises to be fast and flat. It is sanctioned and certified by USA Track & Field (USATF) to ensure the accuracy of the course distance and will serve as the New Mexico Half Marathon State Championship. COURSE MAP This year, all participants in both the half marathon and 5K who register before August 1st will be guaranteed a technical t-shirt (unisex sizes XS to XXL).
Registration: Please register early! Registration after June 30th the price increases, and after August 1st you will NOT be guaranteed an event t-shirt. Active.com registration closes Thursday, August 6th at midnight Pacific time. Registration after that date can be done during the packet pick-up or on race day until 6am.
Packet Pick-Up: Friday, August 7th from 11:00am - 6:00pm at Bosque Running Shop located at COORS & MONTANO - 6001 Winterhaven Dr NW Suite I Albuquerque, NM 87120. Saturday, August 8th from 11:00am - 5:00pm at the Hilton Garden Inn 2601 Yale Boulevard SE Abq, NM 87106. Race Day Packet Pick-up at the National Hispanic Cultural Center Sunday, August 9th from 5:00am - 6:00am.
Free Kids K: All Kids K participants will run for free. (A $5 charge will apply to only those wishing to receive a race t-shirt. Call 505-503-8076 to reserve a t-shirt. Kid sizes are Youth Small & Medium. If you don't want a t-shirt, no need to register. Just show up, sign a waiver and a bib number will be distributed to your little athlete.
Awards: There will be an awards table where medals will be distributed for all age groups. There will also be an awards ceremony to recognize the top three overall women and men in the half marathon and 5K run. There will also be a lucky draw where random bib numbers are drawn for various prizes.
Awards: Top 3 overall males /female and top 3 in each age division male/female (14 & under; 15-19; 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-64; 65-69; 70-75; 75+). All half-marathon participants will also receive finishers medals.
A Great Cause: A portion of the proceeds will benefit Special Olympics New Mexico, which provides year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with mental challenges (intellectual disabilities), giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.
Hotel Discount: Hilton Garden Inn Albuquerque Airport is our hotel sponser. BOOK HERE
Group Name:Lovelace Half Day MarathonGroup
Hotel Name:Hilton Garden Inn Albuquerque Airport
Hotel Address:2601 Yale Boulevard SE Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106
Event details and schedule
5:00 am - 6:00 am - Race Day Registration
6:30 am - Half Marathon Start
7:00 am - 5K Run & Walk Start
8:00 am - 5K Run Overall Awards
8:30 am - Half Marathon Overall Awards
9:00 am - Kids 1K Fun Run (Free for all Participants! Call 505-503-8076 to Register)
Bosque Running Shop