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Santa Marathon, Half-marathon, 
10 miles, 10k, 5k, 
1 mile & Duathlon 
& Kids Mini-du

December 18, 2010
Rochester, WA

2009 Christmas Classic Marathon Photos - Olympia WA

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Important event information for the Santa Marathon, Half-marathon, 10 miles, 10k, 5k, 1 mile & Duathlon 
& Kids Mini-du
, December 18, 2010

2009 photos here




2009 photos here


TIME: Footraces: 10:30 a.m. 
Duathlon: 2:00 p.m. 
Marathoners over 5 hours can start at 9:30 a.m. 
Packet Pickup for the footraces start at 9:00 a.m. and goes until 10:15 a.m. 
Kids mini-du: 1:30 p.m. 
Duathlon pickup starts at noon and goes until 1:30 p.m.


PLACE: Rochester, WA @ Swede Hall 18543 Albany street, Rochester, Wa 98579

  (see map)


DISTANCE: 26.2, 13.1, 10, 6.2, 3.1, 1 miles & Duathlon & kids mini-du


COURSE:All races are out and back, 90 percent flat along paved, scenic country roads. There will be porta potties on the course. Miles will be marked and the course is accurate and certified. There will be aide stations every 1 1/2 to 2 miles with water, gatorade and ge l/food. The duathlon is flat out and back, 1 mile run, 10 mile bike, 1 mile run, indivduals or 2/3 person teams. Kids race, 25 yard run, 1/2 mile bike, 25 yard run all flat. Course is perfect for beginners and veterans.



AGE GROUPS: 0-5, 6-10, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85-89, 90 up. Also team divisions in the duathon of male, female and mixed.


ENTRY FEES: See entry form, online sign up for the footraces at and for the duathlon at


AWARDS:Overall winners of all races will receive trophies. All Marathon finishers will receive neck medals. Top 10 overall will receive trophies. Top 3 in 5 year age groups will receive neck medals. There is also finisher medals for the half-marathon. Top 3 duathon both male and female will receive trophies. Top 3 in 5 year age groups receive neck medals.


T-SHIRTS: All entrants must order a shirt to receive one. You can order a short sleeve, longsleeve, sweatshirt or hooded sweat shirt. All garments are 100 percent cotton and are preshrunk. Sizes are small, medium, large, XL and 2XL. Santa hats are also available.


DRIVING INSTRUCTIONS: From I-5 north or south take exit 88 and follow on Hwy 12 to Rochester. Turn left on albany street(stop Light) and follow a 1/2 mile to swede hall on the right. Address: 18543 Albany street, Rochester, Wa 98579.


Rochester, WA @ Swede Hall  (see map)



OTHER INFO:2nd annual event with lots of postrace food and plenty of refreshments. There will be chili, soup, sandwiches, cookies, chip, veggies, fruits and a lot more. Coffee, cider, water and soda will also be available after the race. SWEDE HALL: 

Stay warm and dry before and after the race by relaxing in the hall. RESULTS: 

Will be available at and



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