Grayling Insurance C-1 Express Race

The Marathon Committee is pleased to announce the return of the C-1 Express Race held in conjunction with the Marathon Time Trials on Thursday, July 27, 2017.  The race features a new sponsor this year, Grayling Insurance. A special thanks to Mike Walker, owner of Grayling Insurance, as well as Roscommon Insurance and Allendale Insurance.

The race will begin approximately 6:00 PM at Penrod’s Canoe Livery and will have a cash purse of $660.00, payable as follows:

Pos. Men Women
1st $100 $100
2nd $75 $75
3rd $50 $50
4th $45
5th $40
6th $35
7th $30
8th $25
9th $20
10th $15


The prize money will be distributed at the finish line at Burton’s Landing.

Entry registration closes at 5:30 PM the day of the race.  The Entry Form may be submitted at the Marathon office in the Grayling Mini Mall Monday through Friday, or at Penrod’s on Wednesday, July 26, or Thursday July 27, between 2:00 and 5:30 PM.  The entry fee is $15.00.

Drawing for starting position will take place approx. 5:45 PM at Penrod’s Canoe Livery.  Racers will line up in the river at Penrod’s Canoe Livery on both sides of the river based on drawing position.  Contestants will race to the river-end of Burton’s Landing Road.

Download the entry form here: 2017 C-1 Express Race Entry Form

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