RACE CANCELLED – OCTOBER 4, 2011. From the Asheville Citizen-Times on October 4, 2011:
The inaugural Harvest Half Marathon and 5K races, scheduled for Oct. 15 at the Cherokee Fairgrounds, has been canceled due to unforeseen circumstances, said race director Greg Duff.
Duff said he hopes the event, sponsored by Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians and Harrah’s Cherokee Casino and Resort, will make a return next fall.
For those who have already signed up for the race, contact Duff for a refund at email@example.com.
Another Western North Carolina fall half marathon (and 5k). From the race organizers:
The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians and Harrah’s Cherokee Resort are proud to host the inaugural Harvest Half Marathon & 5K in Cherokee. We know you will enjoy this unique marriage of running, Cherokee culture and this beautiful course on the Qualla Boundary.
Click here for the proposed course map. For more information, visit the race website.