August 12th, 2017 will be a day of fitness and fun for running enthusiasts and entire families. Enjoy the 8th Annual Galloping Gertie Half Marathon, a chip-timed half marathon offering spectacular views across the Tacoma Narrows Bridge and back; and recognition to top finishers. Not quite ready for a half marathon? Register for the 5K Run/Walk or 10K Run.
Day of Race Registration/Packet Pick Up – 6:30AM
Half Marathon start – 8:00AM
10k/5k start – 8:15AM
The Gallop Gertie Half Marathon will be hosting a friendly competition between Gig Harbor High School and Peninsula High School. All participants and volunteers are asked to show where their affiliation lies for a percentage of the registration funds to be kicked back to their schools. The high school with the most supporters will get to display the prestigious Lenny Trophy on their campus for the following year! Come out to show your support and SHOW YOUR COLORS!
Friday Packet Pickup: WHERE: The Hub, Gig Harbor WHEN: Friday, Aug 11, 12pm – 7pm.
We encourage you to carpool with family and friends if able.
Parking will be available onsite at the airport along 26th Ave NW and Stone Dr NW.
Parking control volunteers will be on hand to direct, please follow their direction.