COOKSBURG, Pa. (EYT) – Registrations are now being accepted for the 34th Annual Cook Forest Half Marathon and 5K set for Saturday, March 31.

[Photo by Vince Distefano]

Proceeds from the annual race will support the Clarion University Track and Field Team and Clarion University Athletic Scholarships.

The half marathon will begin at 11:00 a.m. and the 5K will start at 11:15 a.m.

The course will start and finish near Pale Whale Canoe Rental in Cooksburg.

The half marathon course is flat to gently rolling entirely on River Road along the Clarion River.

The 5K race will also follow the same traffic-controlled road.

Registrations for the half marathon is $25.00 until March 20, then $30,00.

Registrations for the 5K is $20.00 until March 20, then $25.00.

Pre-registration, in either event, guarantees a T-shirt.

Current Clarion University students can register for the half-marathon for $20.00 and the 5K for $15.00.

Awards will be given to the overall male and female winners of the half marathon, as well as the age group winners.

Half marathon awards will go to the top three male and female overall finishers. Awards will also go to the top three in each age group (with no duplication of the top three overall): 13 and under, 14-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-69, and over 70.

5K Awards will go to the top male and female overall finishers, and the top three in each age group: 13 and under, 14-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-69, and over 70.

Registration is available online here.