Course Description:

The 13.1 course starts at the Bowling Green Ball Park and runs through historic downtown Bowling Green, Kentucky and the beautiful WKU campus.(Marathoners will run the course twice.) Runners will finish at the Bowling Green Ball Park. There will be a 6 hour time limit on the race. After 6 hours, participants must move to the sidewalks or extreme right side of the road. There will be cyclists on the course to assist runners when needed.


The USATF Certification Number is KY13010TY


Bowling Green Ballpark

300 East 8th Avenue, Bowling Green, KY, United States


Course Maps:

See UA Run and Printable PDF below

Official USATF map

Course ride through (YouTube)

Elevation-Adjusted Pace Bands


Half marathon awards to First, Second and Third Place male/female finishers.

Overall awards masters male/female (40-49), grandmasters male/female (50 and over)

and 1st thru 3rd place in age group divisions.

Age groups for the half marathon are:

12-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-69, and 70 & over.

The minimum age requirement for the half marathon is 12 years old.


Awards are determined by gun times per USATF guidelines for all sanctioned events, and our timing company (3 Way Racing) insists to conform to the USATF regulations.The exception will be that gun time will be used to determine overall male and female finishers, whereas chip time will be used to determine age group winners.


Expo/pasta dinner and packet pick-up information can be found by clicking here!

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