RUN TO CONQUER CANCER
We invite you, your friends, and family to the 2021 Timpanogos Half! 11 years is a long time and we are still going strong. Come run the Half Marathon, 5K, or Kid’s 1/2 Mile and enjoy the sights of the beautiful American Fork Canyon.
This course is beautiful, fast, and fun! While running down the canyon you will experience the cool mountain air as the natural beauty of the canyon surrounds you. The Timp Half is perfect for the amateur and experienced runners.
Run for a cause. $5 from each registration will be donated towards Cancer Research
Date & Location
Half: 6:00 am
10K: 6:45 am
5K: 7:00 am
Kid's Run: 9:00 am
Kid's Run: $12.95
We want to invite you, as well as your family and friends to this family fun event! It’s a great way to see the beautiful sights and enjoy this fast course!
Registration closes July 31st (space permitting) at the following times
- Half Marathon: 3:00am
- 5k/10k: 6:15am
- Kids Run 8:30am
Expo & Packet Pick-Up
When: Friday, July 30th 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Please pick up your packet, bib number, shirt, and race swag at the expo / packet pickup the day before the race. You must have a photo ID to pick up your packet. You may pick up someone else’s packet if you have a copy of their photo ID.
You can pick up your packet the day of the race at the blue Runtastic info tent for $5.00
Parking & Shuttles
Parking: American Fork High School
Airport: The Salt Lake international airport is 38 miles (40 minutes) North of American Fork High School.
Bus Loading: American Fork High School 3:30 a.m. to 4:30 a.m. You must be to bus loading by 4:20 a.m. to guarantee transportation to the start. If you miss the bus you forfeit your registration and ability to run the race. We want you to enjoy the race so please be prompt.
All runners must ride the buses to the starting area. Your bib is required to get on a bus. Buses depart American Fork High School from 3:30 a.m to 4:30 a.m. We know it’s early! Please make every effort to arrive early with time to spare so that the race can start on time.
Getting to the start early will allow you to revel in the cool mountain air by the Tibble Fork Reservoir, access toilets first, and participate in the early morning Yoga in the starting corral. GET THERE EARLY!
There are eight aid stations throughout the event:
• Aid Station 1 @ mile 3
• Aid Station 2 @ mile 5
• Aid Station 3 @ mile 7
• Aid Station 4 @ mile 9
• Aid Station 5 @ mile 11
• Aid Station 6 @ mile 12.5
Water, Powerade, vaseline, porta-potties and a first aid kit will be available at each station. Look for Powerade on the first table and water on the second. Energy Gels will be available at the half start and mile 7.
The starting line is at the Tibble Fork parking lot in American Fork Canyon. While you wait for the race to start you can enjoy:
Early Morning Yoga: Sessions will begin at 4:30 a.m. and go until 5:30 a.m.
National Anthem: Enjoy the Acoustics of the Canyon with an Electric Guitar Rendition of the National Anthem at 5:50 a.m.
- Energy Gels*
- Porta Potties
*Half start only
Who is your 5 for?
We invite you to write the name of the person who you are running for on your hand. At Mile 5 there will be a special photo op to show off who you run for! #5ForTheFight
A bag drop is provided at the half marathon start. Please use the bag you receive at packet pickup to put any items that you have at the start and won’t be running with. Using the zip tie provided in your bag, attach the tear-off tag on your bib to the bag. Bags will be transported down to the finish line, 15 minutes before the start of the half marathon. You can retrieve it after you finish.
If you lose an item at the race, please visit the Blue Runtastic Information Tent during the event to see if it has been turned in. Items not picked up at the event will be taken to our office. Please contact us at [email protected] Lost items not claimed after one week will be donated to Deseret Industries as a charitable donation.
Massage & Chiro
A complimentary post-race sports massage will be available from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. on a first come first serve basis in the finish area. Massages are provided by licensed massage therapists.
Timing & Bibs
The Timp half marathon, 5K, and Kid’s 1/2 Mile Race will be professionally timed. The chips will be attached to the back of your bib number. Please don’t wrinkle or stuff the bib in your pocket.
The first 3 places, male and female, will be determined by gun time (regular timing). All other awards will be determined by using Chip Time.
- Gun Time is the time elapsed from the sound of the gun to the finish line.
- Chip Time is the real time from when the runner crosses the starting line to crossing the finish line.
Results are available in the following ways:
- On Screen at the Results Trailer
- Personal Printed Result at the Results Trailer
- Online at Results
Note: If you alter or damage your chip your time may not be read correctly. Wear your bib on the outermost layer of clothing.
The top three finishers, male and female of the Half Marathon and 5K will receive a free entry into the 2022 Timp half in their respective categories as well as the following prizes: TBD
Age group Medals will be given to the top three, male and female, of the Half marathon and 5K.
5K Overall: TBD
5K Age Groups: TBD
Half Marathon Overall: TBD
Half Marathon Age Groups: TBD