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Colonel Sanders 1/2 Marathon

Saturday November 14th, 2020

Corbin, KY

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Corbin Tourism and Convention Commission and Corbin Parks and Recreation present the Colonel Sanders Half Marathon! The race will start and end on Depot Street in downtown Corbin. Route will encompass downtown, part of Master Street and 4th and 5th Streets. Race will feature Colonel Sanders look-a-like contest with $100 cash prize. There is a 3 and a half hour time limit on then race. 

Pre-race packet pick up will be at Sanders Cafe (the original KFC) on Friday November 13th from 4pm-8pm. Race day packet pick up will be at the starting line on Depot Street from 7am-8am. 

There will be no day of registration.

All participants will receive a special commemorative medal that features the marathon logo on the front and a picture of the Original KFC buidling on the back etched in antique silver. The ribbon features KFC chicken legs! 

The National American Miss Kentucky will be on site to hand out the age group winner prizes. Prizes will include special Corbin handcrafted pottery items from Dewdrop Pottery. 

Goody bags will be stuffed with all kinds of cool swag including cooling towels supplied by Whitaker Bank. Each goody bag will contain a coupon for a free beer at one of our locally owned downtown restaurants. 

Infinity Day Spa of Corbin will be on site providing post race chair massages. 

Check out our event on Facebook! https://www.facebook.com/corbinkytourism/ 

Race route: 

Start on Depot Street, Right onto Roy Kidd Ave, Right onto South Laurel Ave, Right onto East Barbourville St, Right onto North Wilson Ave, Left onto Hamlin Ave, Right onto Roy Kidd Ave, Right onto Barbourville Rd, Left onto South Commonwealth Ave, Left onto KY 1629, Left onto Park Hill Road, Right onto Park Hill Rd, continue on Carter then Engineer Streets, continue through Engineer Street Bridge and Creek Walk, Right onto East Barbourville St, Right onto South Laurel Ave, Left onto Roy Kidd Ave, Left onto Lynn St, Right onto East 4th St, Continue onto West 5th Street Rd, Right onto Woodland Acres, Left onto West 5th St, Right onto South KY Ave, Continue onto Main St, Right onto West 19th St, Left onto Snyder St, Right onto W Adkins St, Left onto Roosevelt St, Continue onto West 20th St, Right onto Early St, Left onto 21st St, Right onto S KY Ave, Continue on W 23rd St, Right onto Main St, Right onto East 7th St, Continue on Depot Street.....finish line is on Depot Street

For hotel and tourism information visit www.corbinkytourism.com 

Lodging Options

Best Western  606-528-2100

EconoLodge 606-528-8150

Holiday Inn Express 800-465-4329

Landmark Inn 606-215-3113

Red Roof Inn 606-526-1400


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Start Location

101 N Depot Street, Corbin, KY

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