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2017 Big Country Half Marathon

Post Date:09/22/2017 11:10 AM

Join us for a scenic run of Abilene for the Big Country Half Marathon on Saturday, October 14th.  

This race, sponsored by the City of Abilene Recreation Division, includes 13.1 miles of beautiful Abilene!  Cross this bucket list item off by yourself or relay with a partner.  The cost is $25 per person and $40 per team, an additional $5 will be added to entry fees for day of registration. 

The first 100 entries will receive a complimentary t-shirt.  Prizes will be awarded for teams and individuals in different age divisions.  The race begins at Shotwell Stadium at 7:00 A.M.  Register today at!

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