Half Moon Half Winter Race

Terre Haute, IN

About this Event

Come run the Half Moon Half trail run in the dark through the brutal elements! Come test your strength and endurance in this fun 1/2 marathon, 10k, and 5k trail run event and don't forget your headlamp! This is the page for the Half Moon Half Winter race to see information on the Summer race in our series which takes place on June 17th of 2017 visit: http://halfmoonhalfsummerrace.itsyourrace.com/

You can print off and mail in a paper registration by following this link: Paper Registration

This is the 2nd year for our Half Moon Half series which is a fun 2 race trail run series taking place in the evening at Hawthorn Park. Each race takes place around when the Half Moon is highest in the sky for that month. The 1st race in our 2nd annual series will take place on December 17th of 2016 and our 2nd race of the series will take place on June 17th of 2017!

Past race results can be viewed on their respective itsyourrace.com pages but you can also find results on Crossroads Events and Timing's results page.
1st Race Series
- Winter December Race: http://cross-roads-events.com/results15/
- Summer June Race: http://cross-roads-events.com/results16/


Hawthorn Park: 6067 E Old Maple Ave, Terre Haute, IN 47803

Half Moon Half Dates:
- December 17th 2016 - 6:00 p.m. race start
- June 17th 2017 - 9:00 p.m. race start

All 1/2 Marathon finishers will receive a custom diecast 1/2 moon finisher medal which will form a full moon medal if you complete both races.(See photo at bottom of page)

All Age Group Award Winners in all races will receive Half Moon Half Age Group Awards

Half Moon Half Winter Race Schedule:
Saturday:
4:00 - 5:45 p.m. - Packet pickup and race day registration at the Dogwood Shelter
                      (plenty of parking will be available in the parking lots next to the shelter)
5:50 p.m. - Pre-Race Meeting at the Start/Finish Arch
6:00 p.m. - Race Start - 1/2 Marathon
6:05 p.m. - Race Start - 5k / 10k
6:30 p.m. - Refreshments Served
7:00 p.m. - Awards Ceremony 5k
8:00 p.m. - Awards Ceremony 10k
9:30 a.m. - Awards Ceremony 1/2 Marathon - 1/2 Marathon Runners can also pick up their awards early if they do not want to wait around for the awards ceremony



Be sure to sign up early to receive the best race prices!

Prices will increase by $5 on the following dates for the Winter Race so sign up early to reap the discounts!
- October 1st
- December 1st
- Race Day

Important Race Information
- These events will take place when the sun goes down so you will need a headlamp! Please remember to bring one.
- The majority of the race will take place on off road trails.
- The race will take place on a 5k loop in the park. The 5k will do 1 loop, the 10k 2 loops, and the 1/2 marathon will do 4 loops with an additional add on at the beginning of the race.
- Need to buy a headlamp? Search Amazon.com for very reasonably priced headlamps!
- The t-shirt cutoff for the Winter race is Sunday December 11th

1/2 Marathon competitors will receive
- Custom Bib# (register by November 27th to receive your name on your custom bib#!)
- Disposable Timing Chip
- A sweet Half Moon Half long sleeve shirt
- Custom Diecast finisher medal
- 4 Timing split points
- Overall and Age Group Awards
- On course hydration/aid stations
- Warm post race refreshments ones for the Winter race!
(The 1/2 marathon will be limited to 150 competitors)

10k competitors will receive
- Custom Bib# (register by November 27th to receive your name on your custom bib#!)
- Disposable Timing Chip
- A sweet Half Moon Half long sleeve shirt
- 2 Timing split points
- Overall and Age Group Awards
- On course hydration/aid stations
- Warm post-race refreshments for the Winter race!

5k competitors will receive
- Custom Bib# (register by November 27th to receive your name on your custom bib#!)
- Disposable Timing Chip
- A sweet Half Moon Half long sleeve shirt
- Overall Accumulated time
- Overall and Age Group Awards
- On course hydration/aid stations
- Warm post-race refreshments for the Winter race!

(Please remember to bring your own headlamp since it will be dark when you are running and the race will take place on off-road trails within the park)

Proceeds from the Half Moon Half benefit the Wabash Valley Fellowship of Christian Athletes.

The medal from the 2015/2016 is listed below. The medal from the 2016/2017 is coming soon!


We want to express a big thank you to our event sponsors!



When & Where

Dec 17, 2016

Saturday

6:00 PM

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Terre Haute, IN

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