Welcome to bg26.2!  Sunday, November 1, 2015

     7:00 a.m.  (Reminder: Time changes at  2:00 a.m. Sunday morning)

PACKET PICKUP - Saturday 5-8pm @ National Corvette Museum

Race Day 6-6:45am @ BG Ball Park


Need a friend to pick up your packet? No problem...

print and sign this form and give it to your friend  Packet Release Form.pdf


IT’S OFFICIAL!!! bg26.2 is a Boston Qualifier!!

Congrats to our 2014 bg26.2 Boston Qualifiers:

Pete Ashby Owensboro, KY
Kevin Lashley Bowling Green, KY
Mike Becker Loveland, OH
Madonne Miner Ogden, UT
Peter Brandt Bowling Green, KY
Micah Mohler Sammamish, WA
Luanne Brinn Fort Myers, FL
Jeff Picken Appleton, WI
Sandy Cumming Austin, TX
Sarah Smith Edwardsville, IL
Steve Dellett Geneseo, IL
Belle Thomas Glasgow, KY
JoeWee Heinrichs Berlin, WI
Karen VanMeter Leitchfield, KY
Daniel Johnston Appleton, WI
Gregg Walchli Woodinville, WA
Suzanne Keise Oak Grove, KY


USATF Certified

Video Courtesy of Randy White

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. Registered participants will receive a goodie bag and tech shirt. Finishers will receive a finisher’s medal and finish area refreshments.

Event categories include half marathon (run),  marathon (run) and push rim marathon. 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.

Expo/pasta dinner and packet pick-up will be held at the National Corvette Museum on Saturday, October 31 from 5:00-8:00 p.m. The National Corvette Museum is located off Exit 28 on I-65. Race day packet pick-up will be from 6:00-6:45 a.m. at the Bowling Green Ball Park (site of start and finish). Official race start is at 7:00 a.m. Central Time.



      MARATHON: $75  /  $90 after September 18  /  $120 after October 13

      HALF MARATHON:  $60  /  $75 after September 18  /  $100 after October 13

Click Here for 2015 Entry Form

Overall awards to bg26.2 male/female winner, masters male/female, grandmasters male/female and push rim wheelchair division. Awards also given for 1st thru 3rd place age group winners. Age groups for the marathon are 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 bg26.2 is 16 years old.

Half marathon awards to overall male/female winner, masters male/female, grandmasters male/female 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 insists to conform to the USATF regulations.

All proceeds will go to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society in memory of Susan B. Riherd, sister of TRAXrunning partner Lilly Wheet, who died from MS at the age of 48.

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REGISTRATION for bg26.2 will close 10/29/15


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