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Alabama > Troy Odyssey Half Marathon & 10K
Troy, AL



Saturday, November 19, 2011
Cancelled for 2011

Event Details

Runners get the chance to run the fast, flat streets of this southern Alabama town that's home to Troy University at the second annual running of the Troy Odyssey Half Marathon & 10K, which will feature an out-and-back course that starts and finishes at the university's football field, Movie Gallery Stadium, where runners will also get to see themselves on the stadium jumbotron as they cross the finish line.

Open to both runners and walkers, both races start at the stadium, and the half marathon takes runners on numerous twists and turns through the city, along tree-lined streets through the university's campus and through its surrounding neighborhoods. All proceeds from the race will go to benefit the locally based nonprofit Pike Region Child Advocacy Center, which works to prevent and respond to child abuse with a range of counseling and support services.

Race Weather & Climate

Located in the state's southeastern corner, just over 50 miles south of Montgomery, the town of Troy typically experiences mild to moderately cool weather in the mid-fall season, and wetter weather on average in November than in September and October. In November, the town's average monthly temperatures range between 68°F and 45°F, while rainfall totals average just over 4.4 inches for the month.


$45 for the half marathon, for pre-registered runners
$60 on the day of the race


To reserve your spot in the fall 2011 running of Alabama's Troy Odyssey Half Marathon & 10K, register online at Active.com.



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