EVENT DATE: Saturday, August 16, 2014
EVENT DESCRIPTION: Presented by the Mountain Trails Foundation, the Park City Marathon and Half Marathon offers runners beautiful late summer scenery and cool mountain temperatures.
This event is also part of the “Triple Trail Challenge” a 3-stage race that includes the Jupiter Peak Steeplechase, Park City Full or Half Marathon and Mid-Mountain Marathon. If you are participating in the Triple Trail Challenge, you must register under the Triple Trail Challenge event. DO NOT register for each event separately! You must register for the TTC BEFORE you start.
COURSE DESCRIPTION: 6:30 a.m. start for the Full Marathon. The course is a unique, scenic alpine loop through Park City on both paved and dirt trails. The course starts from the Newpark Plaza at Kimball Junction.
New Half Marathon course for 2014 and rather than an “out-and-back” route to and from Park City, the trail will instead loop around the Park City area, rolling through open spaces, quiet neighborhoods, and the McLeod Creek path.The Half Marathon will start at 7:00 a.m. also from Newpark Plaza .
LODGING: Newpark Resort and Hotel is proud to be the Official Lodging Partner for the Park City Marathon. Newpark Hotel is conveniently located within steps of the start/finish line, and within immediate walking distance to grocery stores, restaurants, shopping, and entertainment. Newpark Hotel is new and features 1 and 2 bedroom Luxury Suites (with full kitchens, private hot tubs and panoramic views of all three Park City ski resorts) or Deluxe Rooms with luxury bedding and comfortable layouts. Amenities include high-speed internet, an indoor-outdoor pool with a lap lane and Jacuzzi, steam room, sauna, exercise room, the Sky Bridge Lounge and a 24/7 front desk. Make your reservations today! And don’t forget to request a late check-out on race day Saturday.
AWARDS: Awards will be given to the top three overall male and female winners. Additionally, the first three finishers (male and female) in the following age divisions will receive an award: 18 & under, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, and 75 & Over (as needed). Weight divisions are not available.
For more info, visit:
Park City Marathon Website