WEST TEXAS RUNNING CLUB

Event #3 of the 2004 W.T.R.C CHALLENGE SERIES

Date: Saturday, March 13, 2004 Starting Time: 9:00 A.M
Entry Fee:
Registration: $6.00 for race ($5.00 for WTRC members)-Until March 12th
Race Day Registration for all runners: $10.00


Pre-Registration:
Telephone registration by 7 p.m. March 12th: George Jury, 792-1237 (night), 792-3291 (day)
Mail registration thru March 10th: WTRC, 5212 44th St., Lubbock, TX 79414
Entry fee payable to the West Texas Running Club.

Race Day Registration: 8:00 A.M until 8:45 A.M. only $10.00 registration on day of race

Divisions:
Four Mile Race:
Men 06-12 13-15 16-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65-69 70-99 Clydesdales
Women 06-12 13-15 16-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45-49 50-54 55-59 60-99 -- -- Athena

Start/Finish: Entrance To Mackenzi Park At Broadway Ave.

Aid Stations: Mile 2, Split Times: Mile 2

Course:Out and Back on Paved Roads with two noticable hills between mile 1 & 2: Start line is at entry way for Mackenzi Park at Broadway Ave. (Where the entrance for “Lights in Park” was. Course will begin in front of WTRC portable storage van. The Four (4) Mile Course curves west around until it intersects with (name of road). Runners will travel North toward Joyland Park. You will run under Parkway Drive Over pass before curving around Joyland Park in a westward direction. You will travel North again past the “Yellow Canon Marker” which is at the 1 mile marker( and 3 Mile marker on the return). At the 1¼ mile you will encounter your first large hill. At the top of the hill will be the entrance for the frontage road. You will need to stay within the park. You will pass and overpass on your left (West) side that travels under I-27. DO NOT TAKE this route. Instead continue in your Northward direction up the second hill. It curves around towards the softball parks and Prairie Dog Town. A water tower will be on your right. The two mile turnaround is now less that half a mile to go. The turnaround is at the end of the road, past the ball parks and the driving range marked with an orange pylon. It will be near a locked fence for the Golf Course.

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Prarie Dog Run 4 Mile map

Awards:
Overall/Age Group Winners - Special and unique commemorative medallions will be given to 50% of the contestants in each of the male and female categories (as listed above) . At a minimum the top three to a maximum of the top five finishers will receive medallions. Overall winners will be excluded from age group medals. Overall winners will have their medallions engraved with "Overall Male/Female Winner" on the back and receive their medals during the awards ceremony at the starting/finishing line of the race as soon as the top finishers in all of the male and female categories have been confirmed. Clydesdales/Athena Winners - Clydesdales/Athena winners will be excluded from their typical age group medals and will have their finishing time aggraded for category finish.

For more information contact John Trompler E-mail: Telephone: 698-1503(H), 747-2579(W) (Volunteers needed, please call above) Corporate Sponsors: If you want to be a sponsor please contact Telephone: 698-1503(H), 747-2579(W)