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The Rose

The Rose has been cancelled.

Event Date

Sunday October 15, 2017 – 8:00 AM


Sunday, October 15, 2017
6:30 am – Packet Pickup
8:00 am – Half Marathon & 5-mile Start
8:45 am – Post Race Festivities
9:30 am – 5-mile Awards10:00 am – Half Awards


Registration Fees

$75 through October 13
$80 October 14 & 15

$45 through race day

Virtual Runner Half only
Includes: shirt & finisher medal.

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Register 4 or more at one time and take $5 off each entry!

Stuff Happens is free on any entry made in September! You must check box to get the free.

Stuff Happens Program

When you register online, you will see a box in our entry form that will say “Stuff Happens”, Check that box and $5 will be added to your final fee. If for any reason you cannot cross the start line your entry fees can be applied to a future Mellew Productions event Make sure you read the programs rules.

You can also register for both our Tyler events – The Rose & Azalea and save money!


Packet Pickup

Saturday October 14, 2017 Noon to 6 p.m.

Academy Sports + Outdoors – 8668 S Broadway, Tyler Texas

Race Day at the Tyler Rose Garden

Sunday, October 15, 2015 from 6:30 a.m.


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2016 Race video

Rose Awards

Timing by:


The Rose will use the latest chip timing technology, which records your time precisely from start to finish. Your timing chip will be in your bib. Just put your bib on and you are good to go.

Both the Half & 5-mile will have awards for the top male and female overall and the top male and female masters. We will present awards to the top three finishers both male and female in the following age groups 14 & under, 15-19,20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and 70+.

Finisher Medals


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Date & Location

Sunday, October 15, 2017- 8:00 AM
Tyler Rose Garden –

Course Information

Half Marathon Course



We will have plenty of water along the course.There will be water stations on the course about 1 and 1.5 miles apart and will offer H2O and sports drink.


Port o Lets

There will be plenty of restrooms at the Rose Garden and port-o-lets along the both courses.


The average high in October is 57 degrees with the average low 37 degrees.


All entrants will receive a great soft cotton Rose T-shirt


All event photos will be available for sale.


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