Half Marathon & 10k

Heart of the Ozarks

Race Details

 

Location:

• Both races will start at the Southern Hills Shopping Center at 7:30 AM.

1310 Preacher Roe Blvd, West Plains, MO 65775

 

Race Perks:

• Official race t-shirt to all participants.

          Guaranteed shirt sizes for those registering by January 15th.

• Half Marathon finishers will receive a custom finisher’s medal.

• Refreshments provided post race.

• Aid Stations and port-a-pots will be present along the race.

• Lots of course support.

 

Awards:

• Overall male and female winners in each race, overall team in the half

marathon partner challenge, overall relay team, and age division winners will

receive awards in each race.

• Half Marathon Partner Challenge: Male/female partners with the fastest

total time will win the partner challenge.

• Relay Team:  An award will be given to the first relay team.

• Individual Age Division awards: 1st – 3rd place in each division

 

Age Divisions are as follows:

12 and Under, 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & up

Participants must be 13 years old to participate in the half marathon

12 and Under participants in 10k will receive a special award for finishing.

 

Course Description:

The races will start and finish at the Southern Hills Shopping Center. Courses will run through the scenic streets of West Plains Missouri.  Traffic is controlled well by personnel from the Missouri Highway Patrol, West Plains Police, other area emergency organizations, and race volunteers.  The course is a mixture of rolling hills and flat ground.  The vast majority of the course is flat, but there are some tough hills.

 

Enter Online:

Enter on-line at www.raceroster.com until Feb. 9, 2017.  After that you may register in person at packet pick-up or on race day (add $10 for race day registration.)

 

Enter by Mail:

Mail registration to Wes Gunter, 8663 County Road 9790, West Plains, MO 65775. After Feb. 5, registration will only be available on-line through www.raceroster.com or at packet pick-up on Feb. 10, 2016.

 

Race Day Registration:

ADD $10 FOR RACE DAY REGISTRATION (RACE SHIRTS OR SIZES WILL NOT BE GUARANTEED FOR RACE DAY REGISTRANTS.  THE HALF MARATHON WILL BE LIMITED TO 200 ENTRANTS TOTAL!)

 

Race Fees:

Through Dec 15, 2016 the 10k is $30 and the 13.1 is $55.

Dec. 16 to Jan 20, 2017vthe 10k is $35 and the 13.1 is $65.

Jan. 2 1to Feb 10, 2016 the 10k is $40 and the 13.1 is $75.

         Refunds will not be available.

 

Packet Pick up:

Race packet pick up will take place from 3:00 - 8:00 PM on Friday February 12 at Flo Fitness Studio (1366 Bill Virdon Blvd; West Plains, MO 65775)  Packet pick up is also available race day from 6:00 - 7:00 AM at Fire Station #3 near J.C. Penney in Southern Hills Shopping Center.

 

Contact info:

Wes Gunter:  417-293-3554 or email: wesgunterdvm@hotmail.com

Alicia Gunter: 417-255-2407 or email: agunter@zizzers.com