Race Information

The Chris Jarvis Autumn River Run Marathon
Sunday, October 6, 2019

Details subject to change. Please check back as event approaches.

RACE START TIMES
5K at 7:45 a.m.  |  Marathon and Half-Marathon at 7:30 a.m.

START & FINISH LOCATION FOR ALL RACES 
North Platte Recreation Center, 1300 McDonald Road

 

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Registration, fees and deadlines

We do NOT add additional fees at time of registration.
5K Entry Fee:  $25
Half-Marathon Entry Fee:  $45
Marathon Entry Fee:  $85
 

Packet pick-up times and locations

Saturday night packet pick-up: 
5-8 p.m. at North Platte Rec Center, 1300 S. McDonald Road
Sunday morning race day registration and packet pick-up:  
6:30-7:15 a.m. at North Platte Rec Center, 1300 S. McDonald Road
 

Race Expo

5-8 p.m. Saturday at North Platte Rec Center, 1300 S. McDonald Road
Browse an exciting selection of running accessories, gifts, home decor and more from area vendors.

Additional Race Information

Timing: Professional chip timing from Underground Racing
Time Limit: The half-marathon and marathon courses will remain open and the clock running for 8 hours, making these events walker-friendly.
Aid Stations: Approximately every 1-1.5 miles. Water, sports drink, fruit, basic first aid supplies; port-a-potties along the route
Race Bling: Long sleeve performance tee and custom medal for half-marathon and marathon; short sleeve performance tee for 5K; additional race swag included
 

Awards

5K: Top male and female $100 cash prize; engraved glassware for top 3 by gender and age group
Half-Marathon: Top male and female $250 cash prize; engraved glassware for top 3 by gender and age group
Marathon: Top male and female $500 cash prize; engraved glassware for top 3 by gender and age group
Award Ceremony (all awards at Rec Center):  5K — Immediately following final finisher; Half-Marathon — 11:30 a.m.; Marathon — 3:45 p.m.
Final finisher awards: Because we celebrate fitness at all speeds, a special final finisher award is given for all three distances.
 

Post-Race Party

Water, sports drinks, chocolate milk, yogurt bar, chili and cinnamon rolls for all at the Rec Center. Post-race massages courtesy of Alexis Windecker, LMT; Mind & Body Massage; and Jennifer Read, LMT.

Special post-race party will be held at Pals Brewing, featuring Chris Jarvis Autumn River Run Stout and other specialty beers.


Travel & Accomodations

 

Official Host Hotel

La Quinta Inn and Suites
2600 Eagle Wings Place
308-534-0700
laquintanorthplatte.com
Special event rate available. Rate applies to Saturday and Sunday night, for rooms with two double queens or one king bed. Please mention Autumn River Run when booking.

Traveling to North Platte

 

From Interstate 80 (from the east or west):
Take exit 177 for US-83/N. Platte entrance. Turn north on the northbound one-way Dewey Street (Highway 83). Cross over the South Platte River Bridge, then turn west on Francis Street. Follow Francis Street to its terminus with McDonald Road; Recreation Complex will be easily visible on the left. NOTE: Race-day parking will be available east of the Recreation Center and throughout Centennial Park.