The Riley Trails Marathon 2020
Time & Location
About the Event
COVID-19 UPDATE The 2020 Riley Trails Marathon Events are STILL ON!
The following event rules and regulations have been put in place to keep our runners safe this year: - Event is limited to 100 runners TOTAL for all events. - No post-race meal. - No food or nutrition at aid stations. We will serve water and a few other liquids. - Rules and regulations subject to change.
COVID-19 RACE UPDATE 7/21/2020: Due to unfortunate circumstances, we will NOT be able to Start/Finish at Benjamin's Hope for this year's Riley Trails Marathon. However, we WILL still be holding the race with the following accommodations and regulations:
• 100% of this year's course will be at Riley Trails. (Updated course-map coming). • 100 Runners MAX for all events. • NO EVENT START TIMES: To accommodate social-distancing regulations, we will NOT have start times for each event. o Our staff will be at Riley Trails from 8:00 AM- 5:00 PM chip-timing for each runner. o Runners may come and run their event anytime between these hours, understanding that 4:00 PM is the cut-off time for all events. • Due to parking restrictions, runners will NOT be able to park at Riley Trails. To follow the Ottawa County Parks parking regulations, we will offer the following options this year for runners: o We will be offering "valet" service of your vehicle when you get to Riley Trails. "Valets" will park your car down at Benjamin's Hope and bring your vehicle back when you are finished with your event. Valets will be wearing masks in your car and sanitizing their hands each ride. o You may have someone drop you off at Riley Trails and park the vehicle at Benjamin's Hope and walk back to Riley Trails. o Benjamin's Hope is located 1-mile from Riley Trails.
We much appreciate everyone's understanding as we continue to navigate these interesting times. We are doing all we can to keep our runners safe and still put on a great event. Please reach out with any questions you may have.