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4th Herring Point 5k & 10k Classic

Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 9:00am

STRIDER NOTE

CAPE HENLOPEN STATE PARK ENTRANCE FEE'S WILL BE IN EFFECT THIS SUNDAY MORNING FOR THE HERRING POINT 5K/10K EVENTS.   ENTRANCE FEE'S ARE $5 IN-STATE AND $10 OUT OF STATE.   PLEASE DRIVE THE CAR WITH THE STATE OF DE STATE PARK STICKER SO THAT YOU WILL NOT BE CHARGED.   IF YOU HAVE A STICKER- YOU MAY ENTER IN THE LEFT LANE AND YOU DO NOT HAVE TO STOP...A WAVE WILL BE FINE....SEE YOU AT THE RACE!    RACE DIRECTOR TIM-SS

SUNDAY

OCTOBER 15TH, 2017

9:00 A.M.

 

Herring Point

Cape Henlopen State Park

Lewes, DE

Gordons Pond Trail is located in Cape Henlopen State Park and skirts the western side of Gordons Pond, a 900-acre salt water lagoon. The finely crushed gravel pathway winds through coastal maritime forest, grassy marshes, and sandy dunes.

The southern end of the trail begins at the parking lot for the Gordons Pond Day Use Area and continues to an observation deck, which overlooks the pond and Atlantic Ocean. There are also two historic World War II observation towers on the beach to explore.

The trail’s northern end includes a half-mile elevated boardwalk over wetlands with observation areas to enjoy the surroundings. The trail ends at an intersection with the Walking Dunes Trail, which allows travelers to continue two more miles through the park’s beautiful natural landscape, especially scenic in the spring when dotted with wildflowers.

Directions/Maps:

Map of CHSP: http://www.destateparks.com/downloads/maps/cape-henlopen/cape-henlopen-Main-2014.pdf

Address: Cape Henlopen State Park, 42 Cape Henlopen Drive, Lewes DE 19958.

For Driving Directions: www.destateparks.com.

Herring Point - Once you pass the park fee area, make the first left, and first right.  Follow signs to Biden Center.  Past Biden Center on the left.

 

Course
Note: Course is subject to change due to weather conditions weeks leading up to the race
Registration

REGISTRATION:

5k Pre-Registration- $25

5k Post-Registration  10/1->  $30

10k Pre-Registration- $30

10k Post-Registration  10/1->- $35

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Microsoft Office document icon Herring Point 2017 Race App.doc1.83 MB
Amenities

AMENITIES: Short-sleeve Tech T-shirts to all registered participants, water stop and refreshments provided, CHIP timing and finish line by Seashore Striders Event Production.

Awards

AWARDS:
Awards to the top three(3) finishers in the following age groups:
10k= 13U, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
5k= 9U, 10-13, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

 

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