Coca-Cola Refreshment Zone + Pancake Breakfast
Boy Scout Half Marathon
The tune up race of the season, since 2009. Check your fall marathon training with this fall classic and tour Bowling Green like never before. The Boy Scout Half Marathon, 10k & Tenderfoot 5k is the third event in the Run the 419 Grand Prix Series.
10K & Tenderfoot 5K
Walk or run a 3.1 mile, or 6.2 mile route around BG. Finish in front of the Pancake Breakfast and watch the Half Marathon finish along the causeway of the Fairgrounds.
All You Can Eat Pancake Breakfast
With a $6 donation to the Erie Shores Council, Boy Scouts of America, enjoy all the pancakes and sausage you can eat, plus orange juice and coffee. The breakfast starts at 7:00am and continues until 12:00pm. It is located inside the shelter near the finish line on the fairgrounds.
5K Wave Start Time: 7:30am
10K Wave Start Time: 7:45am
Course Open: 2 hours (10k), 1 hour (5k)
Maximum Field: 350 Runners 5K, 350 Runners 10K
Minimum Age: 13 (half marathon), 9 (10k), 6 (5k)
- Easy, Free Parking
- Gender Specific Tech Shirt
- Custom Finisher Medal
- Commemorative Bandana
- Half Marathon Pacers
- 10 Hydration Stations
- Online Results
- Post-race Refreshments
- Scenic Course
- Shareable Photos
- + More
Mercy Health is our preferred sports medicine provider and provides all on course and finish line medical coverage. For immediate access to the Mercy Health Sports Medicine Team call the 24 hour Sports Medicine Hotline @ 419.754.7529.
10k & 5k Awards
*No duplication of awards. No awards for virtual runners.
Age Group 10k (3 deep – m/f)
9-14, 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+
Overall Prize Distribution — 10k
First Place (m/f) — Shoe Gift Certificate
Masters Division — 10k
First Place (m/f) — $50
Age Group 5k (3 deep – m/f)
6-9, 10-14, 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+
Overall Prize Distribution — 5k
First Place (m/f) — $50
Masters Division — 5k
First Place (m/f) — $25
Course Record Bonus
$50.00 will be awarded to the overall male, overall female, overall masters male (40+) or overall masters female (40+) for setting a new course record in the Half Marathon, 10k or 5k. See course records.
Masters division competitors are defined as 40 years old and older. Masters division runners are NOT eligible for both overall prize money awards and masters division prize money awards. If a masters division runner qualifies for both, he or she will receive the greater of the two amounts.