First Watch Locomotive Half Marathon / 5K -- BTC DISCOUNT
Sunday, December 9, 2018
This is the crown jewel of the Locomotive Race Series! Long Sleeve shirts, custom finisher medals and FREE pasta party for half marathoners! Two amazing courses that both finish to a huge post party!
Half Marathoners get a long sleeve shirt, FREE pasta party the night before, and custom finisher medal! 5K participants get a short sleeve shirt and finisher medal.
SEE BELOW FOR THE RACE DETAILS, COURSE MAPS. ETC.
Event details and schedule
Half Marathon starts at 730am, 5K at 8am. ROADS CLOSE AT 7AM AROUND THE VENUE SO PLEASE ARRIVE EARLY!
Plenty of FREE parking on site at the start at Barrett Summit!
The 5K course is flat and fast, and the half is relatively flat in the first third, rolling in the second third, and relatively flat in the last third. BOTH courses are USATF certified! There are 8 water/powerade stops on the course as well as portojohns at the midpoint.
The cutoff time is 3 hours 15 minutes for the Half Marathon; there is no cutoff for the 5K. Half Marathoners must maintain a pace of 15 min per mile to stay on the course.
Stick around for a really fun post party with a holiday twist!
PASTA PARTY and EARLY NUMBER PICKUP TIME/LOCATION
This year's pasta party / early pickup is on Saturday 12/8 from 4-7pm at Homewood Suites, 905 Cobb Place Blvd NW in Kennesaw. Pick up your number and shirt, mingle with our vendors, and if you are running the half marathon, enjoy your FREE pasta dinner to carbo load for the big day!
HOTEL PARTNERS AND SPECIAL ROOM RATES!
Our friends at Homewood Suites and Hilton Garden Inn will serve as our host hotels for the race! Stay close to the action for the pasta party, and sleep in later knowing the hotels are only 3/4 mile away from the start of the race! For special room rates click the links below:
Pace groups are available for the following times;1:40, 1:50, 2:00, 2:15, 2:30, 2:45, 3:00. You do not need to sign up ahead of time, and you will see pacers at the start holding up signs.
BTC Members receive a 20% discount! Log into the BTC Member page for the discount code.