Welcome to the 33rd annual Honeywagon Runs, hosted by the Greater Bellingham Running Club. Once again we will have a Half Marathon, 4 mile run and a Kids 10 and under 1/2 mile run. This years Runs will be Saturday April 4th. Online registration for this event will open Sunday February 1st and will be available until Weds April 1st. at 11:59 pm. If you preregister we encourage you to be sure to attend or otherwise let us know so we can plan accordingly. There will be day of race registration starting at 7:30am. Entry fees will increase by $5.00 for non members on race day. We are limiting the runners to 400 this year so we encourage to sign up early. This event is chip timed and the Half Marathon is a certified course. We will once again be offering Sport-Tek T-Shirts for $20.00. Awards will be given for 1st.-3rd. place in each event male/female. There will be post run hospitality and a awards ceremony with lots of door prizes. So please come join us for the 33rd running of the Honeywagon Runs.
Walkers for the half marathon are welcome.
Online registration for this race will be available until about 2 days before the race at www.gbrc.net
Race day registration will begin at 7:30 AM behind the school in the activity building and close 15 minutes before each respective race.
The Half Marathon ( walkers) start at 8:am. All other Half Marathoners start at 9am. The 4 mile runners start at 10am. with the Kids 1/2 Mile Fun Run starting at 9am.
Runners are advised that aid stations will be closed down at 11:30 and the finish line timing and facility will close at 1 PM.
The 1/2 mile fun run for kids takes place at the school. The 4 mile walk/run and half-marathon are on relatively flat, low traffic country roads.
Entry fee: GBRC members – free
4 Mile – $20.00 pre-race. $25.00 Day of
Half Marathon – $25.00 pre-race. $30.00 Day of
Kid’s 1/2 mile fun run (10 and under) – FREE
Awards to top 3 finishers in each run male/female, ribbons to top 3 finisher in each age group.
Results will be published on the GBRC website, the Bellingham Herald, and the Lynden Tribune. Results will be mailed upon request.
From I-5 south: Take Sunset Drive Exit (#255), turn right and go 1 mile to the Hannegan Rd. (3rd light). Turn left on Hannegan, go 6 miles to the East Pole Road, turn right on the Pole Rd., go 6 miles to the east end of Everson.
The school is on the left.
From I-5 north: Take Birch Bay-Lynden Road Exit (#270). Turn left and go east to Lynden. Turn right (south) on the Guide Meridian, go to E. Pole Rd. and turn left, following Pole Rd. to Everson.