Registration packs will be available the day of the race starting with check-in time of 6:30 a.m. and race starts at 8 a.m.
Fees are $30 for the 5K/10K and $40 for the half Marathon. High school students have a reduced special fee of $20 to encourage participation. Chip timing provided by Tatur Racing.
Registration and payment by credit card can be done at http://thorshammer2016.eventbrite.com or print form and make checks payable to “Friends of Heavener Runestone”. Forms are also available here: Thors Hammer Registration Form 2016-09-24
Return registration form and fee to Friends of Heavener Runestone, c/o Heavener Chamber of Commerce, 501 West First Street, Heavener, Okla. 74937. Registration form and fee turned in the day of the race cannot be ensured a T-shirt.
Heavener Runestone Park is located approximately 1 mile north east of the City of Heavener. Those with GPS can plug in 18365 Runestone Road, Heavener, Oklahoma for directions. Check-in/Registration/Packet pickup will be in the Park Community building near the overlook, day of the race.
The races begin and finish at the Park overlook. Thor’s Hammer Trail Run Challenge is a tough course for seasoned runners. You start in the park overlook and experience a steep climb of almost 380 feet in the first half mile. Then you have a gradual climb of another 100 feet before the trail turns down for approximately two miles. dropping about 300 feet. The course then climbs 100 feet to a plateau where you experience approximately three miles of up and down hills across Middle Mountain and reach the turn around. On the way back you will take a side trail to a well head cross over to another well head and then return to the main trail.
Ceremony immediately following all runners in for each race. Competition medals will be given in each race for 1st through 3rd place across 15 age groups. Age groups are 8 and under, 9-12, 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 and over.
Each pre-registered entrant will receive an event T-shirt. Participation medals will be provided for those not placing. Race day entries will receive a T-shirt as long as supplies last.
On site during the races will be support from the LeFlore County Medical Reserve Corps along with the LeFlore County EMS Regional Response Unit Trailer.
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