2017 Olympia Lakefair Run
July 15, 2017
Heritage Park, Olympia
The 2017 Olympia Lakefair Run is just
42nd Olympia Half Marathon and Lakefair 8k 3k Run/walk 2017
and introducing the Trials Legacy Marathon !
Chip timing by Rogue Multi - Sport, LLC
Finish Line photos by ontherunevents.com
This certified scenic course incorporates the Woodland Trail Bike Path and the Chehalis Western Trail. The finish is shaded with an interactive fountain and a beer garden just steps away.
Half Marathon Course Map)
The finish is shaded with an interactive fountain just steps away.
Start - 215 5th Ave. and Finish at Heritage Park..Olympia WA
Saturday, July 15, 2017
7:00 Half Marathon Run/Walk
7:00 Trials Legacy Marathon
8:00 8k Run/Walk
8:05 3k Run/Walk
Start Area Map
Number pick up at South Sound Running in Olympia Friday July 14, 11:00 am to 6:00
pm and day of race 6:00 AM in Heritage Park on the stage.
Aid stations and sanicans every two miles on course. Nuun product
Runners/walkers will need to move to sidewalks at 11:00.
Registration available at South Sound Running for all of races. Registration and
chip/number early pick up will be available Friday July 14, at Olympia's South
Sound Running, beginning at 11:00 am and ending at six. There will be day of race
registration/ number/chip pick up, at the Lakefair Stage in Heritage Park. No
guaranteed weekend of race shirt.
Each participant in the Half Marathon will receive a three inch by three
inch finishers medal created from sustainable Red Alder with laser engraved
graphics, and a neck ribbon.
Age groups - For Half
- Five year increments - from 15-80+ Medals go three deep
in each age division. There will be a plaque for Open 15 -39 Master's 40 - 59
and Super Master's 60 - 80+
Age groups will be at 5 year increments, from 9 and under to 80+ Medals go three
deep in each division. There will be a plaque for Open 9 and under- 39 Masters
40-59 and Super Masters 60 -80+.
(See Kids Run below)
3k & 8k Course Maps
Please stay and pick up your awards. If you cannot stay you may pick them up
at Olympia's South Sound Running for about a month after the race.
Awards Ceremony will be held on the Lakefair Stage as quickly as we have
here is a sample of the 2016 shirt design!
Kids Run - Free !
We consider this a donation to the community. We have included the Kids Run as
part of the 3K, so each young athlete gets to be part of the event. They will
receive a timing chip just like everyone else and will be part of the awards
ceremony. Tee shirts may be purchased for $15
Age groups for Kids Run: 8-under 9-10 11-12 13 -14
The Track and / or Cross country teams of Black Hills, Capital, North Thurston,
Olympia, River Ridge, and Timberline, may choose to benefit from this
Olympia and Tumwater receive grants to monitor the course and provide aid
$6000- has been donated to the Washington State Track Coaches Association
Scholarship fund over the past three years. -
Money has been provided to individuals wanting to become certified Track and
field and Cross Country officials.
$500 - to Big Brothers, Big Sisters of SW WA
$1000 - to Washington Trails Association
About us - The LRO is a 501 c 3 non-profit Road Runners Club of America
organization. We are dedicated to maintaining and developing running as an
activity for all ages. Our organization's name has morphed from the Lake Run
Organization, to Let's Run Olympia - still LRO. We direct the Lakefair Runs and
the Capital Invite Citizen's Race.
Members of our board can be found helping out at races, running races and