RACE DATE: JUNE 2ND, 2019

START TIME: 7:00 AM

THE START: MEMORIAL HALL

THE FINISH: MLK DRIVE AT BLACK ROAD

THE COURSE: Philly’s most scenic half marathon course! Starting in front of Memorial Hall, the half marathon winds through Fairmount Park passing the Smith Memorial, Mann Music Center, Japanese Teahouse, Laurel Hill Cemetery and more.

THE PERKS:

  • Soft, tri-blend race tee

  • Chip timing on a USATF certified course

  • Finisher's medal

  • Post Race Festival & Beer Garden including a cold, post-race beer from Yards Brewing Co. (for runners age 21+)*

  • Free photographs courtesy of Gameface Media and Strava

  • Uninterrupted running through of the largest urban parks in the country

*NOTE: Must show ID on race day to receive beer.

THE DETAILS: 

  • Race is rain or shine

  • Runners must maintain a pace of 16-minute miles or faster

  • Race bibs must be picked up at Packet Pickup unless mailed option is purchased during registration (ends 4/23)

  • There is NO race day bib pickup or registration

  • Unfortunately, no dogs or strollers allowed on the course

THE REGISTRATION FEE:

  • $70 through January 31st, 2019

  • $80 February 1st, 2019 through February 28th, 2019

  • $90 March 1st, 2019 through April 30th, 2019

  • $100 May 1st, 2019 through June 1st, 2019

THE AWARDS:

  • Top 3 overall male and female finishers will receive ($200, $100 and $50)

  • Top Philadelphia male and female finisher will receive a prize pack from Philadelphia Runner and ON Running

  • Top finishers from each age group will receive a gift card to Philadelphia Runner

Age Group Categories

  • Under 18

  • 20 to 24

  • 25 to 29

  • 30 to 34

  • 35 to 39

  • 40 to 44

  • 45 to 49

  • 50 to 54

  • 55 to 59

  • 60 to 64

  • 65 to 70

  • 70+

 

Course Map

Running Teams

Pace Teams