Huff N' Puff Race Info
Revolution Running is excited to start 2023 off right with the Huff N Puff Marathon, 1/2 Marathon & 5K trail race! This race has something for everyone who wishes to get off the road and enjoy the woods. The marathon and 1/2 course are made of mostly single track trails, rolling hills, roots, rocks, and a few technical sections. Enjoy the morning twisting along the trails, running beside creeks, and maybe even spot a few deer or family of raccoons! There will be post race beverages after the race so feel free and hang out a while once you're done! The half marathon has 1 aid station thats passed by 3 times and the marathon has 3 seperate aid stations thats passed by a number of times too. This is a challengingtrail race that take moat runners over 2 hours to complete the half and over 4 for the full marathon. All marathon and half runners are required to carry a hand held or pack for hydration. This is a cupless race.
***Time Limit for 1/2 Marathon is 4 hours***
Marathon distance is back for 2023!
This race will use the Huff n Puff half marathon course but add in the new trails that go from Dauset to Jackson Elementary. These trails are new and were opened earlier in the year and they are absolutely beautiful! We are thankful to the city of Jackson for allowing us to use these trails and showcase their beauty to you! Full marathoners will start at 7:30 and have 8.5 hours to complete the course!
***All participants who register by January 5th will be guaranteed a hoodie*** In addition ALL marathon, half marathon and 5k finishers will receive a beautiful medal. 1st place overall male/female awards for all distances will be awarded. There will be no age group awards for any distance.
Proceeds of this race will benefit Dauset Trails! Check out their website here - http://www.dausettrails.com/
RACE DAY INFO
LOCATION: Dauset Trails Nature Center 360 Mount Vernon Church Rd Jackson GA 30233
Local time: 7:54 AM
PARKING: In the field beside the entrance. Go in the main entrance of Dauset and after about 100 yards take a left into the field. There is no parking @ the trail head because the race starts and finishes there.
PORTO’S: There will be 5 total portos by the race start; please plan accordingly.
RACE TIMES: Marathon starts @ 7:30am, ½ marathon starts @ 8am and the 5K @ 8:10am.
PACKET PICKUP: Race morning by the start and finish area starting @ 6:30am until 7:45am. This is a contactless/ Self Serve packet pickup. We will send out your bib # Thursday before the race and you will find your bag with your bib in it that morning. Please double check the bib number before grabbing a bag.
RACE COURSE MARKINGS/ ROUTE: All 3 race courses will start in the field by the trail head. The course will be marked with white signs at every intersection. There will be tape on trees for confidence markers throughout the course. Do not rely on the runner in front of you to pay attention. The marathon and ½ marathon is a tough course so we ask that you carry a handheld or hydration pack with you. There will be 2 aid stations for the marathon course (one aid station you will pass by 3 times and the other twice), one aid station for the half marathon course (pass 3 times) and one aid station for the 5K course at mile 1.5.
CUT OFF TIME/ DOGS: Dogs are not allowed for this race due to it being mostly single track. All runners must be done within the 8.5 hour cut off.
AWARDS/ POST RACE: All runners will receive a finishers medal. Top over all male/ female for all 3 races will receive an award. All participants will also receive a beer (if your over 21 and you must show ID) and a water & snacks will be at the finish line.
BIBS/ RACE CHANGES: Please make sure your bib is on the outside of your clothes on the left side. It must be visible and not under any clothing when you cross the finish line to make sure we capture your chip time. Also, these chips are reusable so we will be collecting them at the finish line after the race. If you need to swap to a different distance, please let us know before race day by sending us an email.