Hodson Half 2014

Event Information

The Hodson Half offers a Half-Marathon & 10K run and a 10K walk in Marion, Indiana beginning & ending on the beautiful Indiana Wesleyan University campus on September 20, 2014. 

Race Day registration opens at 7:30 AM, and races begin at 9:00 AM by Hodson Hall on IWU Campus. A portion of all proceeds benefit the United Way of Grant County

Registration Information

Registration includes goodie bag, dry-tech t-shirt, finishing medal, complimentary lunch, and free race day pass to IWU Rec Center. Register at the IWU Rec & Wellness Center or click here to register online.

Advanced Registration Costs:

10K: $30
Half Marathon: $40

IWU Student Registration is just $25 for either the 10K or the Half Marathon

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I register on race day?

Yes! There will be an increased registration cost.

Can I get a refund after registering?

Sorry—no refunds.

Can I transfer my registration to another participant?

Registrations are non-transferrable.

Will the event be professionally timed?

Yes! All runners and walkers will be professionally timed.

Do I have to pay for parking?

No, parking will be free for participants.

Can I sponsor the event?

Yes! We welcome sponsors! Please contact Campus Rec for more information (see below).

Contact Info

Phone: 765-667-2448
Email: adam.myers@indwes.edu
Facebook: Hodson Half Marathon (for up to date information & training guides)

Directions

From Chicago/Gary, IN area (approximately 210 miles, 4 hours)

Take I-80/I-94 east to I-65 south. Take I-65 to US-30 east (exit 253/Merrillville). Go east on US-30 for 63 miles to US-31, just beyond Plymouth. Turn right (south) and go 42 miles to US-24. Turn left (east/Peru) and go 14 miles to SR-15 in Wabash. Turn right (south) and go 22 miles to IWU, which is on the south side of Marion.

SR-15 borders IWU’s campus on its north side (E. 38th St.) and again on its east side (S. Adams St.). At the third stop light after turning onto 38th St., turn right (south) onto S. Adams St. Go approximately four blocks to the IWU main east entrance, which is University Blvd. Turn right (west) and go to the first stop sign. Turn left and continue around University Blvd. and park in the parking lot on your right. This is the Phillippe Performing Arts Center, number 11 on the map.

From Fort Wayne (approximately 70 miles, 1 hour and 15 minutes)

Take I-69 south to SR-22/US-35 (exit 59). Turn right (west) at the bottom of the off ramp and go through Gas City on SR-22/US-35. Turn right (north) onto SR-15 (just across the river beyond Gas City) and go two miles to IWU.

SR-15 borders IWU's campus on its east side (S. Adams St.) and again on its north side (E. 38th St.). IWU's main east entrance is on the left (west) side of Adams St. (one block beyond 45th St.). Turn left (west) onto University Blvd. and turn left again at the stop sign 100 yards ahead. Continue on University Blvd, and park in the lot to your right, Phillippe Performing Arts Center, number 11 on the map.

From Indianapolis (approximately 75 miles, 1 hour and 15 minutes)

Take I-465 around Indianapolis to the northeast corner of the city. I-69 begins at this location and heads north toward Fort Wayne. Take I-69 to SR-22 (exit 59). Turn left (west) at the bottom of the off ramp and go through Gas City on SR-22/US-35. Turn right (north) onto SR-15 (just across the river beyond Gas City) and go two miles to IWU.

SR-15 borders IWU's campus on its east side (S. Adams St.) and again on its north side (E. 38th St.). IWU's main east entrance is on the left (west) side of Adams St. (one block beyond 45th St.). Turn left (west) onto University Blvd. and turn left again at the stop sign 100 yards ahead. Continue on University Blvd, and park in the lot to your right, Phillippe Performing Arts Center, number 11 on the map.