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MCKENZIE RIVER HALF MARATHON
& HYBRID ROAD & TRAIL 5K

"BRING IN SPRING"

                    

                                                                      
                                New for 2018 - Benefiting Non-Profit Partner: Head Start of Lane County

                                                                                    
This event has been rescheduled due to the most recent executive order by our Governor and the safety and health of all members of our community. Event transfers are being granted to any Level 32 Racing event that will transpire in 2020 or deferral to the 2021 event. Please email james@level32racing.com or call/text #541-556-1496 to provide your event and distance of choice for a future race. If no contact is made, all other active registrations will be automatically transferred to the new date on Sunday, July 19th. 

FIFTH ANNUAL: BRING IN SPRING 5K Hybrid Road & Trail race is on Sunday, July 19th, 2020 with staggered start time starting at  11:30am, then each 10 seconds thereafter.

11:30am START TIME, picnic shelter J. - The SAME DAY as the Half Marathon
                                             
                                                       
Camping available at Armitage Park via Lane County

CLICK HERE for 5K COURSE MAP  - Entire Course inside Armitage Park; hybrid "ROAD & TRAIL" layout within the trails of the park. (TWO LOOPS = 5K) - Same finish line location as the Half Marathon

HALF MARATHON DATE:
 Sunday, July 19, 2020 - Same day as the "Bring In Spring 5K"

Time
: Half Marathon staggered start time window is 8:30am-9:00am.  (SEE SHUTTLE INFO BELOW) - 11:30am Start for Bring In Spring 5K

Distance: 13.1 miles 

Entry Limit: This event is limited to 100 registrants. 

Half -Start Location: Emerald Dance Center, 2095 Yolanda Ave. (Springfield)
NOTE: Limited Parking at this location and there will be NO SHUTTLE BACK TO THE START. See shuttle information below. 5K on 7/19 starts & finishes inside Armitage Park

Half & 5K Finish Location: Armitage Park, 90064 Coburg Road (Eugene) Day-Use Parking Fees are covered by Level 32 Racing, no pass required. DO NOT PARK IN THE FIRST LOT, next to the dog park.

Course: One of the most scenic runs ever! The course winds it's way through the Hayden Bridge neighborhood, before heading out onto Old Mohawk Road, McKenzie View Drive, and then a glorious finish in Armitage Park. The first five miles are mostly flat, the middle six miles are gently rolling, and the final two miles are completely flat along Coburg Road and through Armitage Park. There are many spectacular views of the McKenzie River along the way. Click here for a GPS COURSE MAP. Click here for a PRINTABLE COURSE MAP. The course will be open to traffic - please use caution. Participants must stay on the right side of the road (with traffic) until they approach Marcola Road, and will then be directed onto the left side of the road (against traffic) for the remainder of the event.

Check out the course elevation profile below. 
                                                        

       
Aid Stations:
There will be multiple aid stations along the course and one portable toilet just past the 5 mile mark. Aid stations will be stocked with water, GU Brew Electrolyte Beverage and GU Energy Gel; likely to be self serve. Please dispose of any trash responsibly.

Half Marathon Finisher Medals: All Half Marathon finishers will receive a commemorative finisher medallion. 

5K Awards: Top 3 in each age division earn a medallion

Time Limit/Dogs: The course limit for the half marathon event is 3.5 hours. NO DOGS allowed due to the narrow shoulder & traffic on McKenzie View and the majority of the half marathon course.

HALF MARATHON ENTRY FEES: $70 for adults (18-59) through July 18 . Seniors (60 & over) and Youth (17 & under) deduct $5.  $80 entry fee on race day. Tech shirts are available for an additional $14. If your size is still showing available online, purchase it, otherwise a limited amount of shirts will be available for purchase  on 7/19. 

 
5K ENTRY FEES: $30 for adults (18-59) and $25 for Seniors & Youth (60+ or 17 & under) $40/$35 on race day.

Registration/Packet Pick-up: In person registration at Eugene Running Company (116 Oakway Center) or Run Hub NW (515 High St.) through Saturday, July 18, at 6pm. For 2020, there will be NO DAY PRIOR packet pick-up as in the past.  BIB#'s can be picked up at the start line area from 7:30am to 8:55am at the half marathon starting line at Emerald Square Dance Center at 2095 Yolanda Ave. 

 
     CLICK HERE for printable entry form for BRING IN SPRING 5K/MCKENZIE RIVER HALF MARATHON 
 
Click logo below for online registration. FYI, Online registration for the 5K & Half Marathon will close at 12AM on Saturday, July 18. NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION THIS YEAR 

                                
ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM IS LIVE until Midnight on 7/18
                                                                              (click logo below)

                                                          


*Half Marathon Shuttles: Participants can opt to park at Armitage Park and then take a shuttle to the starting line at Emerald Dance Center, 2095 Yolanda Ave. The shuttles will run from 7:30am to 8:50am.  NOTE: Masks are required to ride the shuttle bus to the start line. The last shuttle will leave Armitage Park at 8:50am sharp!  ~NO SHUTTLE BACK TO THE START FROM THE FINISH LINE~

*HALF MARATHON PARTICIPANTS ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED TO GET DROPPED OFF AT THE START LINE AT THE EMERALD SQUARE DANCE CENTER at 2095 YOLANDA AVE.

Bag Drop: Participants can leave their clothing in a clearly marked bag (with name and bib number) at the starting line, to be transported to the finish. The clothing van will leave at 9:15am.

Awards: Awards will be presented to the top three male and female finishers in each distance. 

Age Groups: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 & over.

Host Hotel: Hilton Garden Inn (3528 Gateway St, I-5 & Beltline in Springfield). Give them a call (541-736-3000) for the special event "neighborhood rate"- (includes breakfast), or make a reservation online, CLICK HERE to reserve a room tied to the neighborhood rate code for the Half Marathon. 

Armitage Park Camping: Book directly through Lane County by referring to the McKenzie River Half Marathon. Call Ph#541-682-2000

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