The race will start and finish at Morgan County Fairgrounds.
Address: 750 East Como Springs Road, Morgan UT 84050
THERE ARE TWO OPTIONS FOR PACKET PICKUP
Friday, June 9th - 5-8pm
Cobblestone Hotel & Suites
215 Commercial Drive
Morgan, UT 84050
RACE DAY - Saturday, June 26th 5am-6:30am
Morgan County Fairgrounds
We encourage you to pick up your packets Friday. Saturday will be busy with only 90 minutes to provide packet pickup.
Packets will include sample product and material from our sponsors, race bib & timing chip. You will also receive your T-shirt
IMORTANT! You must bring a picture ID to packet pickup. No exceptions. NO ID, NO BIB/TIMING CHIP. You may, however, have someone pick up your packet for you as long as they have your ID or a copy of your ID with them.
Traditionally, early morning temps range from 40-55 degrees in June. Mid morning and afternoon temps can reach into the 80s or even higher. Please plan for any and all weather conditions.
Please see "THE COURSES" page on this site for detailed information on race routes for all race distance, including maps.
All participants will be equipped with a timing chip on their race bib. Please wear your bib facing forward for accurate timing with our timing sensors. You must wear your chip at all times on the course. Removal of your bib/chip and/or transferring a bib to another individual is not allowed and is grounds for disqualification.
Parking will be available near the start/finish line at the Morgan County Fairgrounds. Please park in designated areas and follow parking volunteers instructions. Please carpool if possible as parking space is limited. Traffic in and out of the venue will be limited as to not obstruct runners on the course.
Your packet pickup bag is also your Clothing drop bag. However, YOU MAY USE YOUR OWN BAG, BACKPACK, ETC. There will be a designated drop area at the start line. We will take all the bags that are in the drop area to the finish-area. We cannot guarantee the safety/security of your gear bags. The smart thing to do is leave items you don't need in your car, as parking is close to the start/finish area.
AGAIN THIS YEAR... Even though we are at the tail end of the pandemic, we have been asked by the Weber/Morgan County Health Departments to adhere to specific guidelines.
-All aid stations will be equipped with water, NOM electrolyte drinks, Nutrition gels, coke, and other endurance treats.
Aid stations will be every other mile beginning at mile 2 for the marathon and half marathon. The 10k and 5k will have 2 and 1 aid station respectively.
There are portable toilets near the starting line, and fairgrounds parking lot. On course, toilets can be found near the following aid stations and/or mile markers.
5k - MIle 1.5 at the turnaround point.
10k- at approx mile 1.5. 4, and 5 miles
Half Marathon - miles 1.75, 4, 6, 8, 10 & 12 miles. (miles 6 and 10 are the same location)
Marathon - same as half marathon, repeated.
The Morgan Valley Marathon races are not on closed courses, and are open to automobile traffic. PLEASE USE CAUTION while running. There will be signs, mile markers, arrows, volunteers, and police officers to assist you in staying on course. HOWEVER, it your responsibility to know the course. We encourage you to drive or bike or jog the course in advance to familiarize yourself with the course and terrain.
This is a USA Track & Field sanctioned event. All USA Track & Fiend road running rules apply to these events. Please visit www.usaf.org for more information.
Headphones are not recommended, but hey, we understand some enjoy listening to music while running. Please keep volumes down so that you can hear volunteers , officials, and oncoming traffic.
The tradition continues with the 100th runner receive $100 bucks! Finishers will receive a sweet MVM finishers medal and t-shirt. Finish line activities will include awards ceremony, post race food and drinks, raffle, massage, and medical assistance. Only race participants are allowed in the finish-line area.
Please do your best to observe social distancing.
Overall Awards will be distributed as follows:
MARATHON: 1st - 10th place overall Male & Female
HALF MARATHON: 1st - 3rd place overall Male & Female
Age Groups Awards will be given to the top 3 male and female in the following categories:
14&under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85-89, 90&up.
The Marathon has a 7 hour time limit.
The Half marathon has a 4 hour time limit.
The 10k has a 2 hour time limit
The 5k has a 1 hour time limit.
We'd love to hear from you! email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
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