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VRD/Teva HalfMarathon Hits Vail Mountain

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Gain 3,100 feet in one morning.

The Vail Recreation District/Teva Vail Mountain Trail Running Series continues Sunday with the Vail HalfMarathon, sponsored by Howard Head Sports Medicine Center. The hills will be alive with runners heading up Vail Mountain on service roads and singletrack to complete the 13-mile course.

The action begins at 8 a.m., at the Vista Bahn, located at the top of Bridge Street in Vail Village. For more information, call the Vail Recreation District at 479-2280 or log on to http://www.vailrec.com.

Sign up in person at the VRD Tennis Center through today or register online at http://www.vailrec.com or http://www.active.com. Preregistration is $22 and day-of-race registration is $32. Registration will close at 7:45 am. Please note that there is no Saturday registration.

Food, drinks, T-shirt, and prizes will be awarded at Eagle’s Nest following the race. Volunteers are needed and will receive a race T-shirt and goodie bag.

The race is sponsored by Teva, Vail’s Mountain Haus, Howard Head Sports Medicine, Steadman Hawkins clinic, Vail Daily, USFS, Vail Resorts and the Vail Recreation District.

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