CLEARWATER – Registration is open for the Iron Girl 5K and half marathon race, set for Sunday, April 13, starting and finishing at Coachman Park, 301 Drew St. The half marathon begins at 7 a.m. and the 5K begins at 7:30 a.m.
Cost of registration for this women’s-only event is $40 through Sunday, April 6, which includes a women’s-sized T-shirt, personalized bib number, finisher’s medal, and other goodies.
There is also an option for 5K mother/daughter two-person teams. Cost is $80 until Sunday, April 6, or $100 at packet pick-up locations and the expo.
Runners must be at least 14 years old to participate in the half marathon. There is a four-hour cutoff time for the half marathon and one must be able to maintain an 18:18-minute per mile pace or faster for the half marathon. The 5K runners and walkers must finish in 75 minutes or less.
Milestone Jewelry will present a special piece of Iron Girl jewelry to the top three finishers in each age group and top three mother/daughter teams. Strollers, inline skates, rollerblades, bicycles and dogs are not allowed on either race course at any time. The use of personal music devices is discouraged.
There will be a post-race catered breakfast café, professional timing, and post-race giveaways. Visit www.irongirl.com.