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Turkey Hollow Lodge

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Saturday April 1, 2017

EVENTS: ½ Marathon (13.1 miles) at 11:00 am, 5K at 11:15am

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2016 Cook Forest Half Marathon and 5k
Tom DiStefano

SPONSORS: Hager Paving, Inc., Cook Forest Online, Gateway Lodge, Cook Riverside Cabins, Cook Forest Vacation Bureau, MacBeth's Cabins and Ron Seidle's Redbank Chevrolet

Proceeds of the race support the Clarion University Track and Field Team and Clarion University Athletic Scholarships.

ENTRY FEE: HM: $25.00 until March 17th, then $30.00 (pre registration guarantees T-shirt).  5K: $20.00 until March 17th, then $25.00 (pre registration guarantees T-shirt)
Current CU Students – HM - $20, 5K - $15

LOCATION: Cook Forest State Park, Cooksburg. Twenty minutes north of Clarion and Brookville.  From I-80, take exit 78 and Rt 36 North, or Exit 60 (Rt 66 North), then right onto Rt 36. From Pittsburgh, take Rt 28 North to Brookville, then Rt 36 North to Cook Forest

COURSE: The half marathon is flat to gently rolling entirely on river Road along the beautiful Clarion River.  Course is out and back on traffic controlled roads. The 5K event is also out-and-back on the same road.

GENERAL: Event is organized and managed by Clarion University Cross Country/Track & Field Team & Timing with Champion Chip by Runner's High

4 water stations on the course, each mile is marked.  No shower facilities come dressed to run. No bicycles permitted on the course and no pets permitted on the course.

Start and finish near Pale Whale Canoe Rental.

Gateway Lodge: www.gatewaylodge.com
Cook Riverside Cabins: www.cookriverside.com
MacBeth's Cabins : www.macbethscabins.com

SOUVENIR: long sleeved t-shirt guaranteed to all pre-registered runners. Limited quantities available on race day.

RESULTS: posted on the Runner's High website: www.runhigh.com, and www.cookforest.com

AWARDS: Unique local pottery provided to the Male and Female Winner of the Half-Marathon. Age group winners of the half-marathon will also receive pottery. Top Male and Female of the Half-Marathon will receive a one night stay at MacBeth's Cabins or the Gateway Lodge. Top Male and Female Masters Finisher will receive a one night stay at Cook Riverside Cabins.

HM AGE GROUPS Top 3 Male and Female overall finishers.  No duplication.  Top 3 in each age group: 13 and under, 14-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-69, 70+

5K AWARDS: Top male and female overall finishers.  Top 3 in each age group:  13 and under, 14-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49,50-54, 55-59, 60-69, 70+

PARKING IS LIMITED NEAR START/FINISH AREA – There will be multiple vans and a bus to shuttle runners from parking areas to start/finish area.

2016 Half-Marathon and 5K


5K Order of Finish

Place   Finisher   Age   City   Time
1   Jake Eneix   20   Erie, PA   16:31
2   Anthony Amroski   21   Russell, PA   16:57
3   Chris Liatti   20   Medina, OH   17:17
4   Ryan Brennen   19   Erie, PA   17:24
5   Daniel Dmuchowski   18   Bethpage, NY   17:33
6   John Harry   20   Peninsula, OH   18:09
7   Alexander Burke   21   Erie, PA   18:30
8   Jacob Kramer   20   Hornell, NY   18:38
9   Mary Jaskowak   20*   Grove City, PA   19:47
10   Anna Warner   18*   Le Roy, NY   19:51

Half Marathon Order of Finish

Place   Finisher   Age   City   Time
1   Shawn Wiler   21   Columbus, PA   1:15:05
2   Mike Williamson   23   McKean, PA   1:16:42
3   Seth Senior   29   State College, PA   1:16:59
4   Brett Mason   40   Pittsburgh, PA   1:17:23
5   Benjamin English   31   Jackson Center, PA   1:18:22
6   Jonathan Bolha   34   Austintown, OH   1:18:53
7   Jeff Geiss   39   East Palestine, OH   1:19:41
8   Brian Frank   42   Clarion, PA   1:21:11
9   Grant McArthy   17   Harmony, PA   1:21:17
10   Sara Zambotti   35*   Shelocta, PA   1:21:39

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