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Deschutes River Half Marathon | 2+ mile Run/Walk
January 1 @ 7:00 am - 12:00 pm PST
An event every year that begins at 7:00 am on day 1 of January, repeating until January 1, 2023
Half Marathon = 9:00 AM
2+ Mile Run/Walk: 10:00 AM
The Imperial River Company hosts a fantastic New Year’s Party the night before the event. Join the fun and watch for more news announced this fall.
The 2019 Half Marathon and 2+ mile Run/Walk will take place on the banks of the WORLD famous Deschutes River. The event is hosted by the Imperial River Company. Two great events to work off a hangover, or just begin the new year by conquering a resolution! Watch this website for updates. Imperial River Company has lodging available!
The weather is normally cool and clear. Conditions can obviously vary. Watch the forecast and plan ahead. The average temperature at start time is 32 degrees with a high of 40. Precipitation tends to be rare with a historical average of less than .05 for 01/01. NOTE: If weather dictates, the course can be modified for safety.
The Half Marathon will start and finish at the Imperial River Company with a beautiful out and back following the Deschutes River along the BLM access road. There will be five aid stations on the course. All participants will receive a finishers shirt and medal. Runners and walkers are welcome. There will be a 5-hour cutoff for the event. Watch for updates!
* Aid stations: The 5 aid stations will offer water, gatorade, and pretzels.
* There will be portable toilets along the course. Distance between toilet will be less than 2.5 miles.
* If you would like anything special left at the turn-around you may leave a bag that will be available there for you when you arrive. You must provide the bag and make sure your name/number is clearly identified.
2+ MILE RESOLUTION RUN/WALK:
START TIME: 10:00 AM
The 2+ Mile Run/Walk starts and finishes at the Imperial River Company. It is a simple out and back course that lets you purge some toxins, begin a year of fitness, or just hang out with some fun folks!
Half: The Half Marathon will start and finish at the Imperial River Company. No shuttles will be necessary. The road handles only limited traffic so if you plan to support a runner please keep in mind that runners are on road and access should be limited. The 13.1 mile event will finish at the Imperial River Company.
2+ Mile Run/Walk: The 2.019 mile event starts (10:00AM) and finishes at the Imperial River Company
The Imperial River Company is set right on the banks of the Deschutes River. Lodging is available!
Registration and Check-in:
Day of race number pick-up and registration will begin at 7:00 AM on race morning — at the Imperial River Company
Awards will be given out for top overall and division finishers (for both events).
Half marathon finishers will receive finishers medallions and t-shirts. The 2.019 mile/run walk will have t-shirts available for purchase.
There will be a post event celebration and awards ceremony at the Imperial River Company.
Event details subject to change. Check event websites for details.