8:00 AM - expected temp 47 degrees
Start: Front entrance to Spanish Fort Town Center (intersection of Bass Pro Drive & Hwy 98/Old Spanish Trail)
Finish: USS ALABAMA BATTLESHIP
Simple point to point course. Runners will start on Old Spanish Trail. turn right just past the old chamber of commerce to head down hill. runners will now be running in the southern most lane and the emergency lane. straight across Hwy 98 to the USS Alabama where you will be greeted to a patriotic welcome. New this year runners will go across the front of the field, thereby avoiding the vehicular traffic, to enter the finish line.
Portable toilets are located at the start and finish.
Aid stations and portable toilets are located approximately every 2 miles.
Shuttles provided by Wrights Charters will return runners to the Spanish Fort Town Center at the conclusion of the race (running approximately 9:30 - 11:00 am)
This race is being scored utilizing MyLaps BibTag technology. Your timing tag is on the back of your bib. Please do not fold, bend or remove it.
Awards will be presented to the Top 3 Overall M/F, Overall Master winner (M/F 40+), Overall Grand Master winner (M/F 50+), overall Senior Grand Master winner (M/F 60+) and the top three M/F of each age group. Top 3 M/F Military.
Age groups are as follows: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over. Overall awards are decided based on gun time, age group awards are decided based on participant’s chip time.
Alumni runners (2017 finishers) will receive their Challenge Coin at Packet Pick Up.
Results will be posted online at Battleship12K.com/results
All awards must be claimed at Battleship Memorial Park on Race Day. Award shipping can be paid for by going to our online STORE.