Thelma and Louise Half Marathon & Relay

Moab, Utah

Start Time: 6:00 a.m.

Course Description

The Thelma & Louise Half is an out-and-back, mostly flat course that meanders along the Colorado River on Highway 279 (Potash Road). The race will Start and Finish at the Gold Bar Campground. The area has direct access to the river, so remember to bring your life jackets and swim suits! 

Course Map

Aid Stations

Aid stations:

Located every 1.5 miles along the course.

Aid station supplies include:

  • water

  • Gatorade Endurance Formula

  • port-a-potties.  

 

Medical staff is stationed along the course.

Time Limit/Road Closure

Start Time:

6:00 AM - We are sure to beat the heat with an early start time!
 

Time Limit and Road Closure:

There is a time limit of 3 hours and 30 minutes (16 min/mile pace).

10K will have the same time limit.

Hwy 279 from Gold Bar campground and beyond is closed to traffic from 5:00-9:30 AM. Runners still on Hwy 279 after 9:30 AM are required to catch a ride in the sweep vehicle.

Cutoff Times for Half Marathon

Race Start: 6:00 am

Mile 6.55 Cutoff relay exchange: 1 hour 15 minutes*
Mile 6.55 Cutoff half marathon: 1 hour 45 minutes 

Mile 10 Cutoff: 2 hours 40 minutes

If you do not make a cutoff, you MUST board the Sweep Vehicle. Keep in mind that course services including aid stations and medical will also be discontinued once the Sweep Vehicle comes through. The finish line closes at 9:30 am. Finish line food and services cannot be guaranteed after the allotted time limit.

*RELAY RUNNERS: The cutoff time for the first relay runner is 1 hour 15 minutes (11 minute 27 second per mile pace). Due to shuttle timing, the person running the first leg does not make it to the exchange point by the cutoff time, they will need to wait for the half marathon sweep vehicle for a ride back (vehicle will return to finish 3.5 hours after race start). Overall team cutoff time is 3.5 hrs after race start.

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