ATTENTION NORTHWEST SERIES PARTICIPANTS:
Due to the predicted high temperatures for the remainder of NW Series we will be offering an early early start at 4:00 am everyday. Please take advantage of this if you do not do well with heat or if you expect to be on the course for more then 6 hours. Again days 2 – 6 will have starts at 4:00, 5:00, and 6:00. Please share this with other runners. Thank you. Hope to see you for early early start!
Date/time: Monday, September 4 & Tuesday, September 5 (Days 3 & 4 of the Northwest Series), 6:00AM PDT.
Early Start: Yes (optional); click HERE for details.
Location: Start at Conference Center, 847 Port Way, Clarkston WA; Course runs on Greenbelt Walkway.
GPS coordinates: N 46.42521, W 117.04837
Packet pickup: Late registration and packet pickup are available on race day, beginning at 4:30AM PDT at the start location.
Course description: Out and back (2.2 miles total); paved, some hills
Number of Laps: 6 for half marathon, 12 for marathon (subject to change)
Group dinner: Free pasta dinner will be served during series packet pickup, September 1, 4-6PM, in Pendleton, OR (start location for days 1 & 2). Restaurant suggestions for other days will be posted on Facebook and at each day’s race.
Quality Inn & Suites, 700 Port Dr, Clarkston; 509-758-9500
*NOTE: The Quality Inn & Suites is located next door to the start location for days 3 & 4.
Best Western Rivertree Inn, 1257 Bridge Street, Clarkston, WA 99403; 509-758-9551
NOTE: The distance from Clarkston, WA to Lewiston, ID is 1.6 miles; it is possible to stay 4 nights in the same hotel.
Other accommodations may be found by Googling.