Date: Sunday, September 22 Start/Finish Location: 1201 River Dr., Moline, IL Start Time: 7:00 A.M.(simultaneous start with the marathon)
Half the Distance of the Marathon and you'll still receive an awesome finishers medal.
Do you want to participate in the Midwest's favorite race event, but prefer the distance of a half marathon? The TBK Bank Quad Cities Marathon's fastest growing event is the Mel Foster Half Marathon. With the same start and finish as the Marathon, this 13.1 mile race features all the bridges and spectacular views of the marathon route with lots of entertainment and support.
HALF MARATHON time limit: although there is no official time limit set for this event, we ask that all half marathon participants make every effort to complete the race within 4 hours. Walkers are welcome in this event.
The top three male and female overall finishers receive cash awards. Also new this year is a special cash award for the first local male and local female finisher. (Local finishers must be from Scott, Muscatine, Rock Island, Henry or Mercer Counties)
Awards will also be given to the top three finishers in each of the following age divisions: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 and over. Overall winners not eligible for age division awards.