Here's a chance for kids to participate in a marathon - one mile at a time. Kids run or walk 25 miles over a period of time, logging their progress. Then on race day kids complete the final 1.2 miles to make it a full marathon. Kids who track and complete the entire marathon distance receive an Umpqua River Run Kids Marathon finisher’s medal
Date: Saturday, August 20th
Start Time: 9:30 a.m.
Start Location: Stewart Park
Race Day Distance: 1.2 miles
Kids age 3-14 are welcome to participate. Kids 7 and under MUST have a chaperone run with them on the course. (Although, any age child can run with an adult if he/she chooses. There is no charge for adult chaperones. 1 adult per child please.) Kids Marathon participants receive a finisher's medal.
Kids Marathon Course Description:
The course will begin and end near the train at Stewart park. It is an out and back that stays within the Stewart Park bike path system.
Friday, August 19th - Stewart Park Pavilion, 12-7pm
Race day packet pick-up - Stewart Park, NW Stewart Parkway, Roseburg, OR
from 6:00 am to 9:15 am
How It Works:
Register: Complete the registration form and mail to the address listed on the form along with $5 registration fee. Registration deadline is August 5th.
Start Moving: Kids track their progress and move along at their own pace.
Track Your Miles: Log your miles on the Umpqua River Run Kids Marathon Tracker and bring your completed tracker to Packet Pick-up.
Race Day: Get yourself to the starting line and get ready to run! Kids 7 and under MUST have a chaperone run with them on the course. (Although, any age child can run with an adult if he/she chooses. There is no charge for adult chaperones.)
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