Date/time: Sunday, October 8 (Day 2 of the Appalachian Series), 7:30AM EDT
Early Start: Yes (optional); click HERE for details.
Location: Bluefield City Park, 1780 Stadium Drive, Bluefield VA/WV
GPS coordinates: N37.24891, W81.24542
Packet pickup: Late registration and packet pickup are available on race day, beginning at 6:00AM EDT at the start location.
Drive time from Bluefield, WV (day 1): None; days 1 and 2 will be in the same location.
Course description: Out and back (2.184 miles total); paved road, some hills. NOTE: Course begins in West Virginia and ends in Virginia; same course will be used for day 1 and day 2.
Number of laps: 6 for half marathon, 12 for full marathon (subject to change)
Area hotels (*NOTE: The same hotel may be used for both VA and WV races):
Quality Hotel and Conference Center, 3350 Big Laurel Hwy (US Rte 52 and 460 Bypass), Bluefield WV, 304-325-6170.
Comfort Inn Bluefield, 38769 Governor GC Peery Hwy (Us 19/460 West), Bluefield VA, 276-326-3688.
Other accommodations may be found by Googling.
Visit the City of Bluefield website for maps, directions, and information about the park and surrounding area.