Adamant Half Marathon and Relay
Sunday, May 8, 2022
Scenic figure 8 course on 90% dirt roads with ponds and hills through Calais and East Montpelier. Run the Half Marathon or share the fun with a partner in the relay..
Race will be held pending VT State COVID-19 health guidelines as of May 8, 2022.
Directions: The race site this year will be outdoors at 1171 Haggett Rd. in Adamant. From Montpelier, follow Main St. through the roundabout and up the hill. Main St. becomes County Road. At 6 miles from Montpelier, turn right on Haggett Rd. There will be parking signs as you enter Adamant in 1.1 mile on Haggett Road.
Beneficiary: A portion of race proceeds will be donated to the Adamant Community Arts Council.
Registration: Pre-registration encouraged! by midnight May 6, 2022. Early number pickup at Onion River Outdoors on May 7 from 3:00 to 4:30pm. Race day registration and number pickup at 1171 Haggett Rd. 8:30-9:45am.
Fee: Until May 1, 2022: $20 individual, $35 per relay team.
May 2 to May 6, 2022: $25 individual, $40 per relay team.
Late or Race Day Registration: $30 individual, $45 per relay team.
Starting time: Race starts promptly at 10:00 a.m.
Early Start Option: Runners who expect to complete the half marathon in 2:40 (12 min/mile pace) or longer are encouraged to sign up for the early start option. They will start at 9:30 a.m. Runners who start early and finish in less than 2:15 will not have an official finishing time since the 9:30 a.m. wave is designed for slower runners only.
Cut-off Time: Aid stations and finish line will remain open for those finishing by 1:00pm.
Aid stations: Approximately every 2-3 miles along the course, including Gatorade and water.
Prizes, etc.: Prizes to 1st overall M & F and 1st M & F in each 10 year age division in the Half Marathon. Relay awards to top male team, female team and mixed team. Raffle prizes from our sponsors will be drawn randomly. All half marathon finishers will receive a unique Adamant Half finishers ‘medal’.
The return of Adamant traditional post-race hearty hot soups and breads is planned!
Course: Course map
The relay exchange is in Adamant near the start/finish line.
For more information: Contact Donna Smyers at: firstname.lastname@example.org