Resolution Run & Polar Bear Plunge January 4, 2020

Course Descriptions & Maps

5k Course

Flat, PR course with less than 50ft total elevation gain. Start an the end of South Jetty Rd, run along the Yaquina Bay towards the Yaquina Bay Bridge, under the bridge, past Rogue Brewery, turn left onto South Beach Marina Parking Lot, loop around the parking lot to get back to the finish. Last 1/4 mile is a mix of gravel and sand.

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10k Course

Also flat, PR course with less than 110 ft of total elevation gain. Starts same as the 5k route. Approx. at the 1.75 mile marker the 10k turns left onto Ferry Slip Rd past the Oregon Coast Aquarium then proceeds along the Yaquina Bay towards Idaho Point. The turnaound is at approx. 3.3 mile marker. It joins the 5k route again at approx at the 4.91 mile marker. Last 1/4 mile is a mix of gravel and sand.

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Half-Marathon Course

The half marathon is approx. 6.75 miles of pavement (very flat, fast) and the remaining distance consits of single track trails and gravel roads. The course is 13.25 miles long so a bit over the 13.1 half marathon distance. Same as the 10k for the first 3.1 miles. At this point it turns right onto SE Leeks High Rd and proceeds to the private Wilder Trails. Course will be well marked with flour, signs & tape.

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Aid Stations

5K: No aid stations

10K: Two aid stations at 2.1 & 4.6 miles

Half-Marathon: Five aid stations at 2.1, 3.8, 7, 8.8 & 11.6 miles

Aid stations will be stocked with water and gatorate.


Race Details

When: January 4, 2020
Start Time: All races start at 9:00 AM
Start Location: Southeast Jetty Way, Newport, OR Map
Packet Pick-up: Saturday, December 31 & Race Day

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