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16th Annual Midsouth Championship Marathon & Half Marathon
Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 13:00
Come experience serenity at its best! The 15th Annual Midsouth Championship Marathon and Half Marathon is the only one of its kind!
The Cross County Ramblers and Muckas Running Clubs have joined forces to bring you a race that you won’t soon forget!
The start will take participants up Hamilton Avenue which is listed on the Arkansas Historic Register. It continues along Hwy 64B until intersecting Hwy 64 at approximately the 5 mile mark! The fun really begins when you hit what the locals call, "Bay Road!" Hwy 163 is designated as part of the Arkansas Heritage Civil War Trail and Crowley's Ridge Scenic Byway.
This is a USATF certified marathon, out and back course. Aid stations are placed approximately every mile, and port-o- potties will be located every couple of miles or so! Each aid station will be supplied with Vaseline, Gatorade, Fruit, Salt, and various Snickety Snacks! Shirts, goody bags, and finisher’s medals will be given to all participants!
The people of Cross County offer runners and walkers a refreshing escape from the hustle and bustle of Corporate America. Rediscover what you love about running, and enjoy a slice of rural America country running at the same time.