Eco Friendly Efforts

Smooth Running, LLC aims at creating sustainable events with minimal environmental impact.

A few of the eco-friendly efforts include:

  • Registration offered exclusively online to reduce paper
  • Recycled toilet paper/paper towels/green soap
  • Goody bags made of bio-degradable or reusable materials
  • Bio-degradable water cups
  • Compostable trash bags
  • Bicyclists as pacers
  • Charitable shoe collection drive
  • Use of bikes for race support staff
  • Recycling collection on race course, at finish line and stage area
  • Non-toxic chemicals used in portalets
  • Eco-friendly ink used on printing of all shirts
  • Generic banners and signs used whenever possible for re-use in future years