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Avenue of the Giants Marathon              May 5, 2013



STAGING BIB AND  CHIP PICK UP: Runners pick bibs and chips        at the race staging area on Saturday between 12 pm and 6 pm, or on race day morning, beginning at 7 am.

PARKING: Adjacent to the staging area on the north side of the Dyerville Bridge on the Eel RivPacket Pick Uper flats. Arrive on the early side, AT LEAST AN HOUR AND A HALF PRIOR TO THE START OF YOUR EVENT!!Riverbed Parking

WALKERS & SLOWER RUNNERS: You are welcome to participate in any event. Please start at the back of the pack to avoid congestion.  There is a 7 hour limit to walkers on the Marathon Course.

VIEWING AREA: Spectators may view race at any point along course -- the most exciting points are the start/finish line area north of the bridge and the half-way area on the bridge.

TEE SHIRTS: Tee shirts will be given to each "on-site runner" with pre-March 15th registrants receiving first priority for race site shirt sizes. Should demand for a particular size exceed supply, additional shirts may be ordered. Commemorative sweat shirts and "tech" shirts will be available for purchase on race day.

MEDALS: Finisher Medals given to all marathon and half marathon and 10k finishers.

GOODIES: Goodie Bags, Fruits and snacks will be provided after the race to all participants. Race officials reserve the right to parcel food out so all participants can receive some.

AWARDS CEREMONY:.................10K.......11 am...........Marathon/Half...........1pm