The Nicholas Wilson Memorial Tashka Trail Race

Half Marathon and 5K

We are excited to announce our 

race format for 2018!

Half Marathon & 5K
JANUARY 13, 2018

Registration is open at


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We are so excited to partner with these great organziations that educate 

and serve our kids!!

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Lake Lurleen State Park

13226 Lake Lurleen Road

Coker AL  35452

$ 4.00 Gate Entry Fee per Person 





Packet pick up will be on Friday, January 12 from 6-8 p.m. at Wagner's Walk/Run located at Midtown Village, 1800 McFarland Blvd, Tuscaloosa. 

You may also pick up your packet on Race Day from 6 - 7:30 a.m. at Lake Lurleen State Park's South Trailhead pavillion.   ANY RACE DAY REGISTRATIONS MUST BE BY 7 AM

Your packet will contain a long-sleeve tech shirt (late registrations are not guaranteed a shirt) and other goodies.  

All runners MUST check in on Saturday morning at the 

South Trailhead Pavillion by 7:45 am CST.  

NOTE CHANGE IN START TIMES:    The Half Marathon will begin at 8 a.m. CST  

All 5k runners must check in by 7:30 a.m. The 5k race will begin at 8:30 a.m.


Any race day registrations must be complete by 7 am!


All participants:  

Your race number must be worn on the front 

and visible at all times.

It is recommended that runners carry at least one water bottle on the course.

If you drop out of the race, you MUST stop at one of our aid stations and let one of the race officials know that you do not plan to continue. 



Overall Male and Female

Open M / F  29 and under

Open M / F 30 to 39          

M / F  40 - 49                 

M / F  50 - 59     

M / F  60+       


Top male and female

RACE TIMING Provided by the Tuscaloosa Track Club


A special thanks to WAMBA and

all they do to keep our trails in great shape!

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The Nicholas Wilson Foundation, 

a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, was established in honor of son Nicholas Wilson 

and is dedicated to providing financial support to various children’s programs and charities throughout West Alabama.

Our race is a part of this 

exciting series!  

Check it out!

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Thank you to all our

fantastic sponsors for their support!

The Law Firm of

Eric Wilson, LLC

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Elizabeth and Patrick Hamner

Mia Irby, DMD, PC

Brock & Anne Jones

Jeff Patterson & Valery Minges

Erin & Curtis Tucker

Bill & Elly Tucker

Avery and Conan Young


Boone's Pharmacy

Hans and Michelle Crouse

The deGraffenreid Girls

Jennifer & Josh Hayes

Heath Holden

Lake Lurleen State Park

Mary M. Kelly

Mandy Marshall

Tilla Marshall

The Mashburn Family

Dr. David Nelson

Mount Olive Fire & Rescue

Pam & Larry Pierson

Snow Sleep Clinic

Mary Linda Sullivan, DMD

TARC (TuscaloosaArea Radio Club)

Dr. Steven Tucker

The Yother Family