AUGUST 15, 2015
MAHOMET, ILLINOIS

Half Marathon

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The Mahomet Half Marathon
Location
Mahomet-Seymour High School
302 W. State St.
Mahomet, IL 61853

About this Event

Online registration will close at 2:00 pm on Thursday, August 18, 2016. The half marathon starts at 7:00 am (CDT) on August 20, 2016.

The Course
The half marathon is on village streets and paved county roads. It is a flat and fast course with gentle rolling hills at the start and near miles 11 and 12. Volunteer timers are stationed at each mile to provide times for runners. There are water and Gatorade aid stations throughout the course. Gu energy gel will be available near mile 7. Porta-potties are available at the half-way point of the half marathon. The race starts at the High School and finishes on the Mahomet-Seymour Stadium track in view of hundreds of cheering supporters. Refreshment and comfort stations are provided at the Runners Village at the end of the race.

Recognition
Technical Tee-Shirts will be given to all participants registered by July 31, 2015.

Awards
-Cash awards of $300, $150 and $75 to top three overall male & female runners in ½ Marathon
-medals to all ½ Marathon finishers
-masters awards to top 2 male & female finishers
-awards to overall top 3 male & female finishers
-medals to top 3 male & female finishers in each of 13 age groups

Age groups are: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, and 70 & up
Wheelchair athletes compete in the ½ marathon for electronic timing

Packet Pick-Up

Packet pick-up is August 19, 2016 at the Mahomet-Seymour Field House from noon to 7 pm (CDT). Race day registration and packet pick-up is available from 5:30 am to 6:45 am (CDT) on August 20, 2016 at the Mahomet-Seymour Field House.

Timing
It’sRaceTime Inc. is providing chip timing and instant electronic results for the half marathon.

No refunds or bib transfers will be allowed.

5K

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The Mahomet 5k
Location
Mahomet-Seymour High School
302 W. State St.
Mahomet, IL 61853

About this Event
Online registration will close at 2:00 pm on Thursday, August
18, 2016. The half marathon starts at 7:20 am (CDT) on August 20, 2016.

The Course
The 5K follows the half marathon course for the first 1.75 miles before splitting off and following village streets back to the school. The race starts at the High School and finishes on the Mahomet-Seymour Stadium track in view of hundreds of cheering supporters. Refreshment and comfort stations are provided at the Runners Village at the end of the race.

Recognition
Technical Tee-Shirts will be given to all ½ Marathon & 5K participants registered by July 31, 2016.

Awards
-Medals to top 3 male & female finishers in each of 13 age groups for the 5K
-Master awards for top two male and female finishers over 40
-Plaques for top three male and female finishers

Age groups are: 10 & under, 11-14; 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, and 70 & up.

Packet Pick-Up
Packet pick-up is August 19, 2016 at the Mahomet-Seymour Field House from noon to 7 pm (CDT). Race day registration and packet pick-up is available from 5:30 am to 6:45 am (CDT) on August 20, 2016 at the Mahomet-Seymour Field House.

Timing
It’sRaceTime Inc. is providing chip timing and instant electronic results for the half marathon.
No refunds or bib transfers will be allowed.

Youth Run

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Mahomet Youth Run – Ages 5-10
Location
Mahomet-Seymour High School
302 W. State St
Mahomet, IL 61853

About this Event
Online registration will close at 2:00 pm on Thursday, August 18, 2016.The Youth Run will begin at 7:50am.

The Course
The 1-mile course will be in the proximity of the High School on residential streets. The Youth Run will finish on the High School Track at the east end of the home bleachers.

Awards
Tee-Shirts will be provided to all participants registered by July 31, 2016.
Ribbons will be given to all finishers.

Packet Pick-Up
Packet pick-up is August 19, 2016 at the Mahomet-Seymour Field House from noon to 7 pm (CDT). Race day registration and packet pick-up is available from 5:30 am to 6:45 am (CDT) on August 20, 2016 at the Mahomet-Seymour Field House

Timing
This event will not be timed.