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MARITIME 8K

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MARITIME 8K

THE MARITIME 8K

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THE MARITIME 8K

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Race Details

DATE: MARCH 4, 2018  |  TIME: 7:30AM

Run the Maritime 8K and take a tour of shipbuilding history! Runners will begin their journey in the downtown area of Newport News, where the roots of Newport News Shipbuilding were established, venturing 4.97 around the downtown area and finishing at the Newport News Victory Arch. The race will be followed by the One City, One Celebration in Victory Landing Park

The 8K course has been measured for USATF certification. The certification number is VA14077RT. View Certification map here.

Maritime 8K Participants Recieve:

  • Short-sleeved technical shirt
  • Custom finishers medal
  • Virtual goody bag
  • Personalized bib (must register before January 31, 2018)
  • ChronoTrack B-Tag timed race
  • Complimentary runner food from 6 different food trucks and 2 beers from Tradition Brewing Company
  • Access to One City, One Celebration festivities including  music, food truck rally, and runner relaxation area!

Maritime 8K Participants Recieve:

  • Short-sleeved technical shirt
  • Custom finishers medal
  • Virtual goody bag
  • Personalized bib (must register before January 31, 2018)
  • ChronoTrack B-Tag timed race
  • Complimentary runner meal from 6 different food trucks and 2 beers or wine (21+)
  • Access to One City, One Celebration festivities including live music, food truck rally, runner relaxation area & the One City Gose, the official beer of the One City Marathon!

COURSE INFORMATION

The Maritime 8K is a USA Track & Field Certified Course. The certification number is VA14077RT.

Water Stations

Water stations will be located approximately every two miles along the route. Gatorade will be provide at the second water station located at approximately Mile 4.

Portable Toilets

For your convenience and use during the race portable toilets will be available at every water station.

OTHER INFORMATION

Packet Pick-Up

Participants must attend packet pick-up at the One City Health & Wellness Expo to receive their bib and technical shirt. If you are picking up a packet for another runner you must fill out and bring this form below. Packets MUST be picked up at the Expo. There is NO race day packet pickup.

Finisher Items

Finisher medals will be distributed to finishers during the race. None of these items will be mailed to registrants who did not participate.

Gear Check

Gear check for the Maritime 8K will be located at the finish area. Participants must use the clear bag provided to them by race organizers. No exceptions will be made

ABOUT OUR SPONSOR

Anthem Health Plans of Virginia, Inc. trades as Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Virginia, and its service area is all of Virginia except for the City of Fairfax, the Town of Vienna, and the area east of State Route 123. Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield and its affiliate HealthKeepers, Inc. are independent licensees of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. ANTHEM is a registered trademark of Anthem Insurance Companies, Inc. The Blue Cross and Blue Shield names and symbols are registered marks of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association.

HAVE QUESTIONS?

Contact Information

Flat-Out Events
11843-B Canon Blvd., Newport News, VA 23606
E: raceteam@flatoutevents.com

City of Newport News
2400 Washington Avenue, Newport News, VA 23607
E: marathon@nngov.com