Shelby Forest Loop Marathon and Half

Sunday, Feb 25, 2018 at 8:00am

Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park
910 Riddick Road

The fifth annual Shelby Forest Loop Marathon and Half Marathon is planned for Sunday February 25, 2018. The marathon will start at 8:00 AM and the half marathon will start at 8:30 AM. The race will take place on closed paved road at Meeman Shelby Forest State Park in Millington, TN. The start/finish is located at 736 Piersol Rd Millington, TN 38053.

Both races are USATF Certified. The marathon course certification code is TN14002MS, and the half marathon course certification code is TN14001MS.

Location:

The race takes place at Meeman Shelby Forest State Park. The start/finish is located at the Piersol Rd picnic area located at 736 Piersol Rd Millington, TN 38053.

Course:

This is a road race on paved road that has been closed off to cars for many years. Marathon runners run nearly 13 complete loops of the course. There are no 180 degree turns on the marathon course. The half marathon consists of six and half loops of the course with one 180 degree turn shortly after the start. The course loop is fairly flat with the high point of the loop 20 feet higher than the low point. This is a fast PR type course.

Both races are USATF Certified. The marathon course certification code is TN14002MS, and the half marathon course certification code is TN14001MS.

Click Here For Course Map

Awards:

An image of the 2017 finisher award is at the top of this web page. The new award looks super – thanks to Steel Images!!! There are no age group awards or first finisher awards.

Registration:

$55 for the half marathon and $70 for the marathon. Online registration closes at 8:00PM central time (9:00PM eastern time which is the time zone that Ultrasignup uses) Friday February 23rd.