Run Course Summary:
Competitors will transition from the bike in the Belk Parking Lot to the run south through the Branson Landing. Athletes will complete 3 full loops for the Half Rev with great scenic views of Lake Taneycomo. Spectators will have a great opportunity to see athletes throughout the entire run course. Olympic distance athletes will run 2 loops. The run course is flat and includes a combination of walking paths and roads. All athletes will finish at the Branson Landing Promenade in front of the fountain show!
Run Course Markings:
The Olympic Run course will be marked with YELLOW signs and YELLOW duct tape arrows on the ground. There will be a progression of duct tape arrows on the ground before every turn and then a progression of duct tape arrows on the ground after every turn.
The Half Run course will be marked with ORANGE signs and ORANGE duct tape arrows on the ground. There will be a progression of duct tape arrows on the ground before every turn and then a progression of duct tape arrows on the ground after every turn.
OlympicREV – 6.2 miles
HalfREV – 13.1 miles
Run Course Rules and Regulations:
Permitted Conduct. A participant must run or walk the entire portion of the run course. Except for reasons of safety and when no advantage is gained, all runners shall follow and remain within the prescribed course. A participant who gains forward progress by crawling or otherwise violates this Section shall be disqualified.
6.2 Knowledge of the Course. The responsibility of knowing and following the prescribed course rests with each participant.
6.3 Permitted and Illegal Equipment. Any participant who at any time wears or carries a headset, radio, headphones, personal audio device, or any other item prohibited by Section 3.4(i) shall be subject to a time penalty. A participant may carry a water bottle on the run portion of the course, provided that such container is not made of glass. Glass containers are prohibited.