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Catamount Climb Half Marathon

April 6, 2024

Cullowhee, NC

Get ready to unleash your inner feline and pounce into action at the Catamount Climb Half Marathon! Roaring to life on April 6, 2024, in Cullowhee, NC, this race will have you bounding through picturesque trails, clawing your way to the finish line. Meow-velous fun awaits, so let's get whiskered away!
Get ready to unleash your inner feline and pounce into action at the Catamount Climb Half Marathon! Roaring to life on April 6, 2024, in Cullowhee, NC, this race will have you bounding through picturesque trails, clawing your way to the finish line. Meow-velous fun awaits, so let's get whiskered away!
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About The Catamount Climb Half Marathon

Get ready to conquer the Catamount Climb Half Marathon, a thrilling race set to take place on the beautiful campus of Western Carolina University in Cullowhee, NC on April 6th, 2024. Nestled along the picturesque banks of the Tuckasegee River, this half marathon promises a stunning backdrop as you push yourself to new limits.

The race begins on campus, allowing you to soak up the vibrant atmosphere before venturing off-campus for a few miles of exhilarating running. As you make your way back onto the campus grounds, you’ll feel a surge of energy as you approach the finish line. The 5K course is equally exciting, taking you through the heart of campus with moderate elevation changes that will keep you on your toes.

Not only will you be challenging yourself and achieving a personal milestone, but your participation in this event also supports student professional development and academic scholarships, making a tangible difference in the lives of aspiring scholars.

Race participants can look forward to receiving a race packet complete with a stylish race t-shirt, a race bib, and various coupons and sponsorship materials. And that’s not all – all half marathon finishers will be rewarded with an unforgettable finisher medal, a symbol of their determination and grit.

As for the city itself, Cullowhee is a treasure trove of fun facts and attractions. It is known for its vibrant arts scene, with galleries showcasing local talent and live performances that will leave you inspired. In April, the weather in Cullowhee is typically mild and pleasant, with an average temperature ranging from 51°F (10°C) to 68°F (20°C), making it ideal for a challenging yet comfortable run.

So lace up your running shoes, embrace the scenic beauty, and join us for the Catamount Climb Half Marathon – an event that promises not only physical accomplishment but also a sense of camaraderie and community. Remember, the mountains may be steep, but so are your ambitions. Let’s conquer this race together and reach new heights of triumph!

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