2021 LENORE DOLPHIN MEMORIAL RUN (MARATHON AND HALF MARATHON)

Saturday, March 27, 2021, (6:00 AM - 9:00 AM)

Lenore Dolphin was the best person I have ever known.

Or at least, one of the best.

She passed away March 11, 2020.

Here is her obituary:

Obituary

I am working on some special medals for this event.

Please come out and help me remember and honor Lenore.

I love Lenore and truly miss her.

RACE STARTS WHEN YOU ARRIVE.

EVERYONE MUST CHECK IN - STARTING AT 6:00 AM - DONATIONS ARE MADE AT THIS TIME.

Saturday, March 27, 2021, (6:00 AM - 9:00 AM)

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Start and finish will be at 19970 Russell Rd, Kent, WA 98032 - Three Friends Fishing Hole.

EASY DIRECTIONS TO THE START LINE

**** FROM I-5 ****

1 - Take Exit 152 onto Orillia Rd (not onto S 188th St)

2 - Go downhill toward the Kent Valley on Orillia Rd

3 - After about a half mile, take the first available left onto S 200th St

4 - After another half mile you will cross the Green River and take an immediate right onto 58th Pl S

5 - Follow 58th Pl S a short distance into the parking lot.

**** FROM HWY 167 ****

1 - Take the S 212th St Exit (WinCo exit) and go west (not uphill) onto S 212th St.

2 - Go about 3.5 miles completely across the Kent Valley on S 212th St and further as it continues uphill as Orillia Rd S (If you reach I-5, you have gone about a half mile too far.)

3 - Take a right onto S 200th St.

4 - After about a half mile you will cross the Green River and take an immediate right onto 58th Pl S

5 - Follow 58th Pl S a short distance into the parking lot.

I EXPECT WE WILL ALL BE GONE BEFORE 2:00 PM

COURSE WILL BE "OUT AND BACK".

WE WILL BE BE RUNNING SOUTH ON THE GREEN RIVER TRAIL AND THEN BACK.

1/2 marathon will be out and back  ~ 6.57 miles South on the Green River Trail and finish where you started.

Full marathon will be out and back  ~ 13.1 miles South on the Green River and Interurban trails and finish where you started.

Future races I will put on:

https://greenrivermarathon.com/RACES.html

Confirmed Entries for 2021

I will be checking runners in, taking donations and having the runners self-start themselves.

Runners can start between 6:00 AM and 9:00 AM.

Race should be over by 2:00 PM.

I will be taking runners self-reported times at the Finish.

Keith has or will have the courses marked.

Keith will run the aid station at mile 6.55

Aid Station will be open from 8:00 AM to 12:0 PM (noon).

Stephanie or another volunteer will run the aid station at mile 13.1

Aid Station will be open from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM.

We will have self-serve water and Gatorade bottles.

Saturday, March 27, 2021, (6:00 AM - 9:00 AM)

Runners need to email:

barrick@greenrivermarathon.com

First and last name, City and State, DOB, age on March 27, 2021, sex, best full or half marathon time and predicted full or half marathon time.

COST: $20.00

SUGGESTED DONATION PAYABLE ON Day Of Race.  Proceeds will go to Northwest Harvest or a local food bank.

What to bring day of race:

-water bottle (cups are not supplied at aid stations)

Course

Starting address: 19970 Russell Rd, Kent, WA 98032 - Three Friends Fishing Hole.

Finishing address: 19970 Russell Rd, Kent, WA 98032 - Three Friends Fishing Hole.

Support

-Aid stations at Turn Arounds.

-Supplied with water and Gatorade.

-Toilets: there are bathrooms at the start. Assume they will not be open or until at least 8:00 AM if at all.

- Bathrooms will also be at miles 4, 9, 11, 15, 17 and 22. 

Confirmation lists:

Confirmed Entries for 2021


Last updated 02/23/2021

Lenore Dolphin Memorial Run and all volunteers are not responsible for any injuries or deaths. The Lenore Dolphin Memorial Run is a free run; the aid is free, the run is free and no one is paid. This is a low key run amongst friends. If you require special assistance or are unsure of your abilities please think twice about running 13.1 miles and take necessary precautions. You must have medical clearance from your doctor before you begin any exercise program or running in any half marathons. It is not our intent for anyone to get hurt while running the Lenore Dolphin Memorial Run.