2013 Clarkston State Bank Backroads Half Marathon & 10K
The race is staged at Depot Park in the Village of Clarkston. A good portion of the route will be on gravel roads.
All participants and their supporters are welcome to enjoy the post-race party which will be held under a tent in the Clarkston News parking lot. Hot food and cold beverages will be complimentary for race participants, and for only a small fee for all race day supporters.
After completing 13.1 or 6.2, what better than a post-race tent filled with music, food and cold beverages? Enjoy a hot bowl of Back Roads Chili (compliments of Mesquite Creek) and whatever else the chef feels like serving that day! Wash it down with a cold glass of MIP Beer, and some other snacks provided by the Clarkston Rotary Club! No need to rush out of town early either, there are lots of unique and quaint shops to visit during your active recovery from your race!
Packet pick up is on Saturday, November 9, 2013 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Clarkston State Bank on 15 S. Main Street, Clarkston, Michigan. Sunday packet pick-up is 7:30 a.m.-9 a.m. near the start line in Depot Park. Late registration will be available Saturday and Sunday.
2013 Half Marathon Race Course:
The race starts and finishes at the beautiful Depot Park in the Village of Clarkston. Along the route, youll be able to enjoy the charming tree lined scenic back roads that will have you running by farm houses, corn fields, and horse farms. A good portion of the route will be on gravel roads and the finish will definitely be a challenging one through the lovely residential area of Deer Lake Farms.
What do you get with your registration?
An awesome Back Roads long sleeve tech shirt. Sizes include XS, S, M, L, XL, and 2XL ($1.50 charge extra for 2XL).
Chronotrack timing by Race Services Company
A free beer, (compliments of MIP Beer) a free bowl of some Back Roads chili (compliments of Mesquite Creek), and whatever else the chef feels like serving that day!
Tons of the best volunteers
Excellent course support with water, sports drink, GU and port-a-potties