The City of Champions Half Marathon & 5k is Gadsden's first road half marathon. You'll be part of history when you run the first annual City of Champions Half Marathon & 5k. Enjoy a moderately challenging run through downtown Gadsden. The run starts and ends at Back Forty Beer Company.
The half marathon will begin at 7 A.M., the 5k will begin at 7:30 A.M.. Stick around after awards for the post party hosted by Back Forty Brewing Company. Packet pickup and pre-party Friday November 16th at Back Forty. T-shirt deadline is November 6th.
Half Marathon participants will receive a custom medal when they cross the finish line. Cash Prizes will be awarded to half marathon top 3 male and female finishers:
1st place - $300
2nd place - $200
3rd place - $100
Custom Back Forty Brewing Company Pint Glasses will be awarded to age group winners. 5k age group winners will receive custom medals.
T-Shirt Deadline: November 6, 2018
First 200 runners will receive a custom Gadsden Runners Club race bag.
Individual age group awards for 1st, 2nd, 3rd. (5k & half marathon)
Gadsden Runners Club Members receive a $5 discount.
Anniston Runners Club Members receive a $2 discount
Birmingham Track Club Members receive a $2 discount
Huntsville Track Club Members receive a $2 discount