2018 Stennis Space Center Marathon

Director:
Leonard Vergunst, Gulf Coast Running Club
Phone:
228-380-7037
Distance:
Marathon, Half Marathon, 5K
When:
11/24/2018 8:00 am
Where:
Cypress House - Stennis Space Center MS John C. Stennis Space Center, MS Location Map

  • The Stennis Space Center course offers runners a beautiful, picturesque 26.2 mile run around the perimeter of the Space Center. Run on paved roads, through the lovely wooded areas where wildlife sightings are frequent. The course is flat, fast, and PR friendly, with usual temperatures in the upper 50’s at the start and lower 70’s by the finish.
  • This event includes a half marathon and 5K distance and is sanctioned by both Road Runners Club of America and U.S.A.T.F. All 3 courses are certified. Marathon is a Boston Marathon Qualifier. No walkers in the marathon, please. (6 hr time limit) (18 years of age min.)
  • Custom designed medallions to all marathon and half marathon finishers.
  • Awards:
    • Custom Plaques - Overall Male and Female Award/Masters/Grandmasters/Seniors winners in all 3 distances
    • Custom Plaques - Top three wheelchair finishers in Marathon distance
    • Regular awards to age groups - three deep in all three distances
    • Three deep awards to Race Walkers in the Half Marathon and 5K distances
  • Colorful long sleeve technical tees to all participants
  • Pre-race packet pick up available at various locations before the day of the event. Check GCRC Facebook page for details.
  • NO DAY OF RACE REGISTRATION
  • Visit www.gulfcoastrunningclub.org for additional information and mail in registration info.
  • IMPORTANT - Please note Real ID Act requirements:
    • REAL ID REQUIREMENTS All US Government Agencies are required to adhere to the Real ID Act. The Department of Homeland Security lists the following as non-conformant states: Maine, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Washington (state) & all Foreign Nationals. Drivers licenses from all other US states will be considered as acceptable ID by NASA security. Alternate ID accepted by NASA for these non-conformant state visitors are: Federal employee badges, Passports, or Military ID. All drivers and adult passengers must produce acceptable ID on race morning. Please arrive early and expect possible delays for ID checks. NO ONE without proper ID will be allowed into the Stennis Space Center.
  • Email gulfcoastrunningclub@gmail.com with any questions.