The Big D 30 K is the last of four races of the Dallas Marathon Build Up Series to get set for the Dallas White Rock Marathon!
30K - Starts at 7:30 am lakeside at Winfrey Point heading north on East Lawther Dr. to Mockingbird Lane, right up the service road, left over the bridge, west onto the running path by the Dog Park. Then south on the trail along West Lawther, across the dam, east along the Garland Rd trail, north on the trail past Winfrey Point, to a turn-around point near the start/finish.
2x15K - The 2-Person Relay starts at 7:30 am with the 30K. The The Relay Exchange is at the 15K turn-around point, near the start/finish. Hand-slap in the zone to make the exchange with your partner.
5K - Starts at 8:00 am lakeside at Winfrey Point. Flat and fast, out-and-back to the north on E Lawther Drive.
** Both courses close at 12pm high-noon.
Featured Distance; Top 3 Male and Female finishers:
1st Place - $100
2nd Place - $50
3rd Place - $25
All 30K relays and individuals will recieve an official Big D 30K finisher medal. Collect the final Dallas Marathon Build-up Series medal on your way to 26.2!
5400 East Mockingbird Lane ( map )
Dallas, Tx 75206
• Thursday, November 15, 2012 – 11am - 7pm
• Friday, November 16, 2012 – 10am - 7pm
• Saturday, November 17, 2012 – 10am - 5pm
** First day starts one hour after store opening.
** Last day ends one hour before store closing.
Race day registration starts 1 hour before and closes 15 minutes prior to, the race start.
Pre-registered entrants will not be guaranteed t-shirts after that time. Race day registrants will receive shirts as long as they last.
Top 3 Overall Male & Female
Top 3 Masters Male & Female
Top 3 in age groups:
12 & under, 13-15, 16-19, 20-24
65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 & over
Top 5 in age groups:
25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64
Top 3 Female Athena (over 150 lbs)
Top 5 Male Clydesdale (over 200-214 lbs)
Top 3 Male Rhino (215-239 lbs)
Top 3 Male Hippo (240+)
Clydesdale, Rhino, & Hippo are not eligible for age group awards.
First person across the line wins; awards are based on Gun Time.
You must be at the awards ceremony to receive your award. Awards will not be presented after race day.
Entrants who register or pick up their packets before race day are guaranteed a limited edition short sleeve event Tech-shirt.
Race day registrants will receive shirts as long as they are available.
Pre registered entrants are guaranteed shirts only until 15 minutes before race start. Shirts will not be mailed or saved if you do not pick up your packet.
This event is timed using the disposable D-Tag timing chip system. You'll find its easy to use, light weight and accurate. However, please be sure to follow these instructions or you will not be timed by the system. If you notice your name does not appear in the results, don't fret. Just let us know and we probably can find you on the manual (old-school) timer.
Refreshments served to participants after the event. Gatorade, Ice Water, Sodas, Beer & variety of fresh fruits.
All water stations have Gatorade and ice water. They are located approximately every 1.5~2 miles.
See yourself in action! We're proud to have Celebrated Images as our official race photographer. Look for them as you near the finish line. Smile, wave and put that game face on! When you get home you'll be able to find yourself on http://www.CelebratedImages.com.
Results will be sent to The News’ running blog, the Dallas Morning News, Fort Worth Star Telegram, Runner Triathlete News and Cline's Running Corner.