OLD COLONY MARATHON
Friday May 22, 2015 - 6am Start
Half Marathon Starts at 6:30 am
There will be 22 laps of 1.19 miles per lap.
URGENT NOTICE!!!! The OLD COLONY Race location has been changed due to circumstances beyond our control.
This is the last of the series and runs through Stanley Park in Westfield, MA.This is the last race and is very flat so enjoy the beautiful scenery.
The race will start at 6am for the Full Marathon and 6:30 for the Half Marathon and will finish when the last runner crosses the finish line. There will be one aid station set up about 5am for registration.
HOST HOTEL for night of May 15, 2014:
RED ROOF INN
1254 Riverdale Street, West Springfield, MA 01089
(413) 731-1010 (Cost is about $57 plus tax)
Standard Room, Non-Smoking, 1 person
Driving Directions from Nutmeg Marathon to Old Colony Host Hotel: Take I-91 Northbound from Hartford, CT and take Exit 13A after you have crossed the Connecticut River. Take Riverdale Street North (right turn). The Red Roof Inn in on your left in about a block. From I-91 Southbound, take Exit 13B. Exit onto Riverdale Street North (left turn). The Red Roof Inn is on your left in about a block.
Driving Directions to Stanley Park from Host Hotel: Turn Right out of Red Roof Inn parking lot. Go 3 miles to round-a-bout where Rt5 intersects with Hwy20 West. Take a Right onto Hwy 20W. (You are about 10 miles to Stanley Park.) Follow Hwy20W to the center of downtown Westfield (about 8 miles). Make sure you are in the left lane. (This is where you leave Hwy20W. Hwy20W turns to the Right but you are entering a round-a-bout by keeping to the Left) Turn Counter Clockwise in round-a-bout for 1/4 of the way and take a Right onto Court Street. (This Right turn will be by a Library on your right.) Stay on Court Street to Stanley Park. (Court Street changes its name to Western). You are about 1.8 miles from Stanley Park on the Left. Turn into first entrance to park but ignore the parking lot on the right and keep going to a much larger parking lot further into the park. You should see our canopies from here.
Driving Directions from Nutmeg Marathon to Old Colony Marathon: Get on I-91 going North for about 35 miles and get off at Exit #9. This will put you on Hwy 20 West. Go about 13 miles and Stanley Park is on your left.
We will post maps ASAP. Thanks for your patience.
These races are a product of Savage Racing, Inc.