Amherst Half Marathon, Relay & 5K is centered in Downtown Amherst, the quintessential New England town center with striking commons and parks and distinctive architecture. It is the center of culture and activity with dozens of restaurants, unique shops and attractions. As home to 30,000 college students annually, Amherst is alive with the buzz of energy and motion from UMass Amherst, Amherst College and Hampshire College.
DIRECTIONS & PARKING
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The following parking options have been made available on race day for participants, volunteers and spectators to utilize, free of charge:
- UMass Amherst – Lot 32 (1)
345 Lincoln Ave, Amherst, MA 01002
- UMass Amherst – Lot 32 (2)
346 Lincoln Ave, Amherst, MA 01002
- UMass Amherst – Robsham Visitor Center Lot
300 Massachusetts Ave, Amherst, MA 01002
- UMass Amherst – Lot 34
38 Nutting Ave, Amherst, MA 01002, USA
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
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Race Start Times
Half Marathon & Relay: 8:00 AM
5K: 8:05 AM
5K: 9:00 AM
Half Marathon: 10:30 AM – 10:45 AM
Amherst Half Marathon is offering real-time athlete updates. Athletes or spectators can follow along and receive real-time updates with course time and pace from the splits and at the finish line. More details coming soon!
CHARITY PARTNER WHO BENEFITS FROM YOUR PARTICIPATION
HMF is proud to name the Amherst Survival Center as the charity partner of the Amherst Half. The Amherst Survival Center provides a welcoming community where families and individuals who are struggling to make ends meet can come for food, clothing, health care and for companionship and relief from isolation. More…