Below information pertains to the in-person half marathon & 10K races ONLY:
Soak in scenic shoreline runs with a combo of the best coastal races around! Register for your distance of choice at each of the following three events to be rewarded with the Shoreline Challenge medal upon completion in September:
- Mystic Half Marathon & 10K*
- Sunday, May 19 /// Mystic, CT
- L+M Hospital Summer Stride 5K & 10K
- Saturday, July 13 /// New London, CT
- Surftown Half Marathon & 5K presented by Westerly Hospital*
- Sunday, September 8 /// Westerly, RI
Registration can be done for the three separate events/distances of choice within any one of these event registration processes. If already registered for one or two events, simply register for the second or third and you’ll automatically be added to the Challenge. Streamline the registration process by Registering Here
* Both the in-person and virtual race options are eligible for the Shoreline Challenge
DEADLINES & CAPACITY
Register now to guarantee your spot in the race! Current registration pricing HERE
HMF virtual events give participants the flexibility to participate when and where it is convenient. As such, there are no refunds and no deferments for virtual events. For complete details on HMF deferments/transfers and all policies, click here.
Thursday Before Race: 4:00 to 6:00 PM – Goodwin University, Riverside Drive, East Hartford, CT 06118
Day Before Race: 3:00 to 5:00 PM – Kelley’s Pace in Olde Mistick Village, 27 Coogan Blvd, Mystic, CT 06355
Race Day: 5:30 to 6:30 AM – Olde Mistick Village, 27 Coogan Blvd, Mystic, CT 06355
WHILE YOU ARE HERE…
Please add a can or two (or more) of nonperishable food to your race day gear and drop it in the HMF Can tent at Packet Pickup. The food donation drive is supported by Stop & Shop and your donation will help the Gemma E. Moran United Way/Labor Food Center, which serves the needy in New London county.
Custom quarter zips, sweatshirts, adult and youth tees are available in the HMF Shop.
ADDITIONAL PRODUCTS FOR PURCHASE
Focus on the run and let HMF take care of the pre-race essentials. Perks include:
- Indoor, heated space with real bathrooms
- Personalized bib (if registered for PRE Perks by TBD)
- Mail My Packet (if registered for PRE Perks by TBD)
- Race day VIP parking
- Personal baggage check
$48 PRE-Perks can be added to your registration until May 15, 2024. CLICK HERE
MAIL MY PACKET:
For the convenience of runners who plan to come to Mystic on race day only, the mail packet option is available during online registration for $20 per packet and must be reserved by Sunday, April 30, 2023. To add Mail My Packet separate from online registration, click here to access your Participant Account.
Please update address changes in your Participant Account by Sunday, April 30, 2023 to avoid difficulty receiving race packet by mail. To access your Participant Account, click here.
Have your first name printed on your race bib by purchasing the Personalized Bib product available during registration for $10. This must be purchased by Sunday April 9, 2023. Please note, your bib will be available for pickup at the race packet pickup(s).
MAIL MY PACKET & PERSONALIZED BIB:
Do you want to have your race packet mailed to you along with a personalized race bib with your first name on it? Purchase the Mail My Packet with Personalized bib product available during registration for $25 by April 9, 2023. To add Mail My Packet with Personalized Bib separate from online registration, click here to access your Participant Account.
At least 12 years of age on race day to enter the Half Marathon (virtual or in person).
At least 9 years of age on race day to enter the 10K (virtual or in-person).
All participants (parent/guardian if minor) must sign a Hartford Marathon Foundation waiver form and show a Photo ID to pick up race packet.