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Indian/Celina Challenge Marathon, Half Marathon and 8 Mile Run

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Marathon, Half Marathon, 8 Miles
Lake Celina
Leopold, Indiana
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One of the toughest TRAIL courses you can find in the Midwest with 6000' of elevation gain for the full marathon. On the rugged hills of Southern Indiana, these 3 races will challenge the toughest of all trail runners. All participants must be experienced in trail running to safety reasons.

Event Start Location
Lake Celina in the Hoosier National Forest

Course Description
As tough as you can find. Constant uphills and downhills - this course will challenge even the best of trail enthusiasts.

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Packet Pickup / Expo
Morning of race at Lake Celina

Timing / Results
results will be posted on the website

Post Race Activities
Free cookout after the race for participants and their family/friends.

Average high is 82 degrees - due to the possibility of heat, this race will start at 6:30am.

From Interstate 64 in Indiana, take exit 79 and head South on IN37. The entrance into the lake is located 2 miles from the exit.

Parking is located in the facility. We will have shuttle buses taking you from spot to spot. Please follow the directions of our race volunteers.

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