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Moonlight on the Falls Marathon Race Information

Blackwater Falls State Park, Davis WV

August 28-29, 2021

Join us for the Inaugural Moonlight on the Falls Marathon in beautiful Blackwater Falls State Park. Our cool summer mountain nights with an average temperature of 55 degrees offer perfect running conditions in an absolutely stunning location. 

Quarter Marathon is one 6.55 mile loop that starts and finishes at Pendleton Point. The race start time will be 10 pm on Saturday, August 28, 2021

The Half Marathon will be 2 – 6.55 mile loops that start and finish at Pendleton Point. The race start time will be 10 pm on Saturday, August 28, 2021. 

The Marathon will be 4 – 6.55-mile loops that start and finish at Pendleton Point. The race start time will be 10 pm on Saturday, August 28, 2021. 

We are working towards getting the Marathon Course Certified and should have a final answer on certification by April. 

The Distance Challenge will begin at 10 pm on August 28, 2021, and end at 7 am on Sunday, August 29 at 7 am in the morning. The cut off time for the last lap will be 6 am. All runners competing in the distance challenge must begin their last lap by 6:00 am. 

The Distance Challenge Relay will have the option for 2 Person, 4 Person, and 6 Person Teams. The Distance Challenge Relay will begin at 10 pm on August 28, 2021, and end at 7 am on Sunday, August 29 at 7 am in the morning. The cut off time for the last lap will be 6 am. Each team competing in the distance challenge must begin their last lap by 6:00 am. 

*** One Person will have to Register and Pay for the Relay Team and you will be given a password for the additional teammates to Register. 

Pricing

2/2-2/28 Quarter Marathon $60 – Half Marathon $70 – Marathon $85 – Distance Challenge Solo $100 – 2 Person Relay $170 – 4 Person Relay $280 –

6 Person Relay $ 360

3/1-3/31 Quarter Marathon $62.50 – Half Marathon $72.50 – Marathon $87.50 – Distance Challenge Solo $102.50 – 2 Person Relay $175 – 

4 Person Relay $285 – 6 Person Relay $ 375

4/1-4/30 Quarter Marathon $65 – Half Marathon $75 – Marathon $90 – Distance Challenge Solo $105 – 2 Person Relay $180 – 4 Person Relay $300 – 6 Person Relay $ 390

 

5/1-5/31 Quarter Marathon $67.50 – Half Marathon $77.50 – Marathon $92.50 – Distance Challenge Solo $107.50 – 2 Person Relay $185 – 4 Person Relay $310 – 6 Person Relay $ 405

 

6/1-6/30 Quarter Marathon $70 – Half Marathon $80 – Marathon $95 – Distance Challenge Solo $110 – 2 Person Relay $190 – 4 Person Relay $320 – 6 Person Relay $ 420

 

7/1-7/31 Quarter Marathon $72.50 – Half Marathon $82.50 – Marathon $97.50 – Distance Challenge Solo $112.50 – 2 Person Relay $195 – 4 Person Relay $330 – 6 Person Relay $ 435

 

8/1-8/14 Quarter Marathon $75 – Half Marathon $85 – Marathon $100 – Distance Challenge Solo $115 – 2 Person Relay $200 – 4 Person Relay $340 – 6 Person Relay $ 450

 

8/14-8/28 Quarter Marathon $80 – Half Marathon $90 – Marathon $110 – Distance Challenge Solo $125 – 2 Person Relay $220 – 4 Person Relay $360 – 6 Person Relay $ 480

Awards

We will be offering Top 3 Overall Awards both Male and Female for the Quarter Marathon, Half Marathon, Marathon, and Solo Distance Challenge. In addition to Overall Awards for the individual races, we will be giving Top 3 Awards for both Male and Female in 10-year increments. Top 3 Awards will be given to the 2 Person, 4 Person, and 6 Person Relay Teams as well. 

Swag & Bling

  1. All participants will receive a Distance and Event Specific finisher medal. 
  2. All participants will receive an awesome lightweight blended hoodie.
  3. All participants will receive an Inaugural Race Sticker.
  4. We are working on logistics to provide all finishers with a tasty Post Race Beer as well!!!

Packet Pick Up

Friday, August 27, 5-9pm – Blackwater Falls State Park. Location TBD. 

Saturday, August 28, 2pm – 9pm – Start and Finish Area, Pendleton Point – Blackwater Falls State Park

The Party

Our goal is to create a festival like Atmosphere. We will have live music beginning at 6 pm on race day 8/28 at Pendleton Point. More information coming early May. 

H2O Stops & Aid Stations

We will have 4 aid stations on the course with H2o and Electrolytes, with 3 of them being hit twice and 1 hit once for a total of 7 aid stations potential aid stations on the course. One of the aid stations will be located at the Start and Finish area and it will be stock with additional carbohydrates and snacks for the Distance Challenge and Relay Participants. 

Medical

A Medical Team will be onsite at the start and finish area for the entire race. 

Location and Directions

The start and finish area will be located at the Pendleton Point Overlook at Blackwater Falls State Park. Additional information on Parking and other location details will be coming in early May. 

FAQ Moonlight on the Falls Marathon

We are currently working on our FAQ section and should have this updated by March 1st. 

Additional Information