Tussey Teaser 5: Eager Seeger Half Marathon

Sunday, Jun 27, 2021 at 8:00am

Alan Seeger Picnic Area
State College, PA 16801

Free

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The Tussey Teasers are a series of recreational runs in Rothrock State Forest that take place from February through June on parts of the mOUnTaiNBACK course. There are no trails on these runs or on the 50-mile race course. The Teasers are ideal for anyone itching to discover for the first time - or get back to - some superb running venues. The six Tussey Teaser runs are free with timing and water provided; one, the May Sidewinder 10K & 20K, includes age- and gender-adjusted (WMA style) results to level the playing field. Runners completing Teasers #1-5 (February's Teaser #0 is a bonus) are eligible for a grand “door prize.”

9th Annual Eager Seeger Half Marathon

Course:  Start is near pavilion at Seeger Road and Stone Creek Road. Legs 6-8 of the counterclockwiseTussey Mountainback course, plusan extra mile or two. Take Seeger Road up, up, up to the flat, continue and turn left on Kettle Road, left on Cooper’s Gap Road to Stone Creek Road (this completes course legs 6-8); then left on Stone Creek Road and back to the picnic area. Three water stations. Finish line is at 13.1 miles, then cool-down to the post-race.

Awards: Cool door prizes, plus drawing for a “grand” prize to one runner who has completed Tussey Teasers #1 through #5 (bonus if you also did #0).

Note: Masks and social distancing required before and after) Bring gently used shoes to donate to entrepreneurs in developing nations and help preserve the environment!

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