Frequently Asked Questions
IS THIS A CERTIFIED COURSE?
This is a USATF certified course!
Will transportation be provided?
Yes! We will be providing shuttle buses that will be departing from the finish line at Stillwell Park (in Marlinton, WV) beginning at 6:15 on race day - last shuttle to leave at 6:40 - to take racers to the starting line in Cass at Cass Scenic Railroad State Park.
Is there a cut-off time?
There is an 8-hour cut-off time. We will have a timing mat at 13.1 which will have a 4-hour cut-off.
Will there be finisher's medals?
Yes! There are finisher’s medals for all finishers.
Is there a half marathon option?
Unfortunately, not this year. We will be considering options to add a half or possibly other distances next year but with this being our first year and with the logistics of trying to add a half to a point-to-point course, we'll have to wait and see what will be possible next year.
Is there a packet pickup and where?
There are two packet pickup locations on Saturday. Primary packet pickup is at the Cass Community Center in Cass, WV from 2:00 - 8:00 PM. Secondary packet pickup is at the Pocahontas County CVB office from 2:00 - 5:00 PM. Packet pickup will also be available on race day Sunday, at Cass.
Is there a pre-race meal?
Yes! The pre-race pasta dinner will be from 5:30 - 8:00 PM at the Cass Community Center. The dinner is free to all registered runners and available at $10 for non-racers and $5 for kids.
Will there be a bag drop?
Yes! The bag drop will be in Cass at the Starting Line. The bags will meet you at the finish line at Stillwell Park in Marlinton.