Pony Express Half Marathon Relay...

Events:
  • Running : Half Marathon :

Race Date: Saturday, October 21, 2017

REGISTRATION WEBSITE:

Location: Hebron

Address: 216 Linoln Avenue

City: Hebron

State/Terr: Nebraska

Zip: 68370

Country: USA

Race Website: http://oregontrailrun.com/

Description:

Run history.  Run beauty.  For the Oregon Trail Run of Nebraska, we have combined a run on the route of the Oregon Trail, California Trail and Pony Express route with one of the most picturesque roads in Southern Nebraska.  The first half of the Marathon will travel parallel to and intersect with the route that settlers took as they crossed Nebraska on their way to points west.  The first half of the route is mostly flat and offers a view that stretches for miles.  You can imagine the trail of "prairie schooners" keeping to the hilltops as they headed west together.


The half marathon begins at the halfway point of the marathon, roughly where Hwy 53 and Thayer County's River Road meet.  When the first marathon runners cross the halfway point, the half marathon will begin and follow River Road back to Hebron for the finish.

Event details and schedule

 

Packet pick-up will be at the Activity Center in downtown Hebron, NE on Friday, October 20th, from 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. and at Roosevelt Park in downtown Hebron on Saturday, October 21st, from 6:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Transportation to the starting line will be provided by the race organizers.

The Pony Express Half-marathon Relay will begin at 9:00 a.m., October 21st, 2017.

Participants for both races will be transported from the City of Hebron to the starting line for the race.

 

Event details and schedule

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2017 Registration is open


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