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Date  Distance Start Time Start Location Finish
Sat. May 16, 2015 5K 10 am   Sweet Cheeks Silvan Ridge
Sun. May 17, 2015 Marathon 8 am 83143 Territorial Hwy Sweet Cheeks
Sun. May 17, 2015 Half Marathon 10 am  Noble Estate Sweet Cheeks

Registration
To register, CLICK HERE. All events will sell out. Register today to guarantee your spot!
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Timing 
All races will be chip timed by Eclectic Edge Racing. To see past results & course records, click here

Courses
To see course maps and read about them, CLICK HERE. To see what the courses are like, watch the video above. Courses are accurately measured. They are not USATF certified and at this time, they are not Boston qualifiers. 

Race Expo & Packet Pick Up
The official Vineyards Marathon & Grapes of Half race expo is on Saturday, May 16 from 2 pm - 6 pm at 1400 Cross St, Eugene, OR 97402. Come check out new racing products and health & wellness companies. Complimentary wine tasting will be available for registrants 21 & over. Participants can have others pick up their packets for them at the race expo. However, transfers are not permitted under any circumstances and registrants are not allowed to sell or give away their entries. Anyone who asks for an exception will be directed to this page. 

Packet Pick Up Times & Locations
 5K  Saturday, May 16, 8:30 - 9:45 am
Sweet Cheeks Winery
27007 Briggs Hill Rd 
Eugene, OR 97405 

Marathon  Saturday, May 16, 2 pm - 6 pm 
Race Expo - 1400 Cross St, Eugene, OR 97402 

Sunday, May 17, 6:30 am - 7:45 am 
Start Line: 83143 Territorial Hwy, Eugene, OR 97405

Half Marathon Saturday, May 16, 2 pm - 6 pm 
Race Expo - 1400 Cross St, Eugene, OR 97402 

Sunday, May 17, 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Start Line: Noble Estate Winery, 29210 Gimpl Hill Rd, Eugene, OR 97402 


Awards
All finishers will receive a custom event wine glass. Participants 21 & over will receive a complimentary wine ticket for each winery. Age group awards will be given to the top 3 in each division for all events. 

Winery Competition
If you are a wine club member at Silvan Ridge, Sweet Cheeks or Noble Estate, contact your winery for the special code for $5 off that can be used online or on a paper form. The wineries are going head to head in this challenge to bring out the fastest runners and the most participants. Designate which winery you want to represent when you register! 

Parking & Shuttles 
Parking is available at Sweet Cheeks and Silvan Ridge on both race days. Please carpool as parking is limited. We will have shuttles running on both days. Please note that on Saturday, the shuttle will take participants back to their vehicles at Sweet Cheeks from the finish line at Silvan Ridge between 11 am - 12 pm. On Sunday, everyone must park at either Sweet Cheeks or Silvan Ridge. There is no parking at the starting lines. Shuttles will run from both locations between 6:30 am - 7:45 am for the marathon and from 8 am - 9:45 am for the half marathon. Shuttles will run between Silvan Ridge & Sweet Cheeks from 10:30 am - 3 pm on Sunday. 

Hotel Partner
We are proud to continue our partnership with Holiday Inn at 919 Kruse Way, Springfield, OR. To book your room, call 541-284-0707 and mention the race for our exclusive rate. Accommodations for participants are $129 per night, including a delicious pasta buffet dinner for two. CLICK HERE to reserve your room online. Special rate is available through Friday, May 1st. Book your room soon as their hotel fills quickly. For directions from the hotel to Sweet Cheeks Winery, CLICK HERE

Beneficiary
This race supports Bags of Love, Inc. If you would like to volunteer on behalf of Bags of Loveplease click here.


Strollers, Dogs & Headphones  
In consideration of participant safety, strollers, dogs and headphones are not permitted on any of the courses.



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