Saturday, September 14, 2024 • Terre Haute, IN
Embark on an unforgettable journey with Athletico Physical Therapy Presents: Wabash Valley Half Marathon/5K/Kids Fun Run on Saturday, September 23, 2023. Hosted by Wabash Valley Road Runners, the event has a fresh starting point at Ivy Tech College, now incorporating the scenic Ruble Park into the 5K course.
For spectators, friends, and family, there’s an opportunity to explore the trails, engage in the Kids Zone activities at the start/finish, and cheer on participants. The Kids Fun Run (ages 4-14) offers a delightful one-mile course on South Education Dr., complete with a Kid Zone party at the finish.
The Half Marathon course, starting on Ivy Tech’s campus, winds through gently rolling hills and picturesque countryside, featuring water stops and enthusiastic volunteers. The 5K route combines on-campus stretches with an off-road trail section in Ruble Park, ensuring a diverse and enjoyable experience.
Athletico Physical Therapy, the presenting sponsor, will provide pre and post-race stretching, injury prevention tips, and consultations. Stick around for post-race festivities, including a Kids Zone, snacks, an award ceremony, and an exclusive runners raffle for 5K and Half participants. Join us for a day of fitness, family, and community celebration!
Race Weather & Climate
Terre Haute is located in the western part of Indiana, serving as a city in Vigo County. Positioned approximately 75 miles west of Indianapolis, Terre Haute is a regional hub with a rich history, cultural institutions, and economic diversity. As part of western Indiana, it offers residents a blend of educational opportunities, recreational amenities, and access to regional attractions.
In mid-September in Terre Haute you can generally expect an average high temperature of around 79°F and a low of approximately 57°F. Late summer prevails, offering warm and pleasant days with mild nights. The weather reflects the transitioning season, and September typically sees an average rainfall of about 3 inches in Indiana.
Wabash Valley Half Marathon Course Map
See the race route map for the Wabash Valley Half Marathon course map here.
The half marathon start time is 8:00 AM EDT.
The course closes at 11:45 AM EDT.
To reserve your spot in the 2024 Wabash Valley Half Marathon, you can use the registration link here.
- There is a $55.00 fee for the half marathon.
- There is a $25.00 fee for the 5k.
- There is a $20.00 fee for the 1 mile fun run.