Race Details

Race Day


Join us for the 8th annual Fayetteville Firefighters Hero Half Marathon! All new course will have you start AND finishing at the Northwest Arkansas Mall!
Relay exchange will be at the Botanical Gardens of the Ozarks overflow lot (public lot located southbound on Crossover Rd just south of the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks entrance)
Half Marathon and Relay will start at 8:00am. There is a 4 hour time limit for the half marathon and a 2 hour time limit for the relay.
The 2k will start at 8:15am.

Registration


Online registration is open now

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Half Marathon
For the Half Marathon, all participants will receive a long-sleeve tech tee and finisher medal. You'll be eligible for overall and age group awards, too.

2-person Relay
For the 2-person relay one person will run 6.1 miles from the start line to the relay exchange zone at the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks overflow lot. The other person will run the remaining 7 miles from the relay exchange zone back to the finish line (same as the start line this year). Each team member will receive a long-sleeve tech tee and finisher medal. Your team will be eligible for overall awards for your division (male, female or coed).

THERE IS NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION

Perks


Awards

Half Marathon
All finishers receive a finisher medal. In addition to the top three overall male and female in both divisions, we have age-group awards for the top three male and female in each standard 5-year age group!

Relay
All team finishers receive a finisher medal. Top three overall awards will be given for each division: female, male and coed.

Firefighter Challenge
All firefighter challenge registrants receive a steel pint glass. Awards are given for 1st, 2nd and 3rd overall for each distance!

You must register by Sept. 8th to guarantee your shirt size.

Packet Pickup


Packet pick up will be held on Friday October 29th from 3pm-7pm at Rise Physical Therapy (3668 E Citizens Dr Ste 5 Fayetteville, Ar 72703)

Location

This year's race will begin and end at the Northwest Arkansas Mall. Start/Finish line will be near the west entrance of the mall off of Steele Blvd (near JC Penney).
The first leg of the relay will also start at the mall and the exchange will be at the Botanical Gardens of the Ozarks.