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Horse Capital Marathon/Half GIVEAWAY!!!

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Can you believe it? It’s finally happening! Lexington is going to have it’s very own Marathon! The Inaugural Horse Capital Marathon & Half will take place May 16, 2015 at Fasig Tipton on Newtown Pike.

Our amazing friends at 3 Way Racing are organizing and timing this race and want to give YOU a chance to win a free entry below! Online registration will open Friday, March 21th at 8 am on and  If you win the giveaway below and have already signed up for the race, we will give you a full refund! Don’t let the contest deter you from entering early!!

While the race’s official website isn’t up and running yet, you can find most of the information for the race below.

Marathon Course Map

Half Marathon Course Map

Where to Stay

Embassy Suites & Fairfield Suites on Newtown Pike will be offering discounted rates to runners. Bookings with the discounted rates can begin in mid May 2014.

How Much?

Early bird registration for the Marathon will start out at $55 and the Half will be $40 with these prices being good through April 15th.


All participants will get a tech shirt, custom race bib and finisher’s medal.  There will also be Kentucky crafted age group and overall awards.

Something for the Kids

There will be a 1.5 Mile Fun Run/Walk for kids and families.  Cost is $15 and will include a shirt.


On or starting March 20th 2014 at 8 am.


Enter the giveaway below for a chance to win! Contest runs from Thursday 3/20/14 to midnight on Monday 3/24/14.  Winner will be notified Tuesday 3/25/14 via e-mail and on the GetMovingKY Facebook/Twitter pages.  GOOD LUCK!

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