Mt Sneffels Marathon/Half Marathon

Saturday August 9, 2014


2014 Registration

 

Start time:

  • Marathon: 6:30am
  • Half Marathon 7:30am

Entry fee:

  • (Half) $35 Feb 1-14  
  • (Full) $50 Feb 1-14
    • $60 Feb 15 - July 1
    • $80 July 2 - Aug 8
    • *no day of race registration

 

We will have a free screening of  "Spirit of the Marathon II" at the historic Wright Opry House on Friday Aug 8th at 7:00pm. Julie Weiss,aka Marathon Goddess, is featured in the film and will introduce the film. Beer and wine will be available for purchase. Seats are limited!

Kid’s race – Ridgway, Colorado (Soccer field south of town,next to the Marathon/Half Marathon finish line.) Start time - 10:30am Entry fee - $10

Packet Pick-Up for both races will be held at the Hot Springs Pool Friday Aug 8th from 5-8:00 pm. Packets will also be available for the half marathon morning of the race starting at 6:30 in front of the pool. Marathoners can get their packet at the Ridgway Soccer field starting line at 6:00 am. They are strongly encouraged to get them Friday at the Hot Springs Pool.

This year we will again have a "Walker" category, which gives those that sign up to walk the Half Marathon the option to start in Ouray at 6:30am.

The 13.1 mile Half-Marathon course begins at the Ouray Hot Springs Park, north of town in Ouray, Colorado. The race winds through the city of Ouray and then goes north on County Road 17 to County Road 23 along the Uncompahgre River Valley and into the town of Ridgway. USTAF certified course. CO11002JF

The Full Marathon starts in Ridgway, goes to Ouray on the same course, and returns to Ridgway. The elevation of Ouray is 7700 ft. and the elevation of Ridgway is 7000 ft. This course is primarily on a dirt county road. It's a beautiful route. USTAF certified course. CO11001JF.

At 10:30 a.m., there is a 1-mile Kids Fun Run. $10 registration fee, includes snack, cap with race logo,finisher ribbon. Contacts:  John Ferguson (970-325-0228) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or Glynn Williams (970-325-4932)

The entry fee includes snacks at the finish line, half price admission to the Ouray Hot Springs Pool and an official race t-shirt. Fees go directly to the Mt Sneffels Education Foundation , a non profit organization dedicated to enriching the lives and educational experiences of the youth in Ouray County.

Throughout the morning (starting from approximately 10:30am), bus transportation will be provided from Solar Ranches park (Ridgway) back to Ouray Hot Springs/Fellin Park. Participants who finish the marathon,and half marathon will be awarded finisher medals.