The Anthem Star 10K Course:
- Start/Finish at Elmwood Park (Jefferson St.)
- 2000′ of elevation change as you run up the Fishburn Parkway to the Star…then down the old toll road and back to the finish line
- Printable PDF course map
- Interactive Course Map
- USATF Course Map
- Corral Start System
- You have the option of forming your own Anthem Star 10K Team
- No limit on the number of team members
- All team members run together…if you so choose. This is not a relay.
- The Team Captain needs to register first and establish a “team name”…then everyone else can register and join that team
- Awards will be given – we’re not sure for what yet but some ideas we’re tossing around include most team members, best dressed, etc.
What you get:
- Chip timing
- Finisher medal
- Event shirt (must register by March 17, 2015 to be guaranteed a shirt).
- Customize the name on your runner bib
- Custom awards for age-category winners
- Corral Start System
- Fully stocked aid stations along course
- Variety of prizes for a variety of categories (e.g. best dressed, most team members, etc).
- Runner-only food tent at finish
- Access to Fleet Feet Recovery Zone featuring massages, chiropractic adjustments, and more
- Complimentary beer ticket
- Complimentary bag storage while you run
- Live music at the finish (part of Down by Downtown Music Festival)
- Discounted ticket prices on main music event (TBD) Saturday evening
- The experience of the toughest 10K ever
- One FREE pair of Farm to Feet Running Socks (first 2,500 registered participants only).
- Registration fees are based on tiered quotas, rather than calendar dates – meaning there are a finite number of spaces available at the different tiers. Register early to ensure the best rate, when the discounted tier is FULL is will automatically shut off on our registration page. Registration for the Anthem Star 10k closes April 12, 2016. There is $10 processing and handling fee for onsite (at expo) registration (April 15, 3-8pm). There is no day-of registration.
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