HALF MARATHON

DESCRIPTION

The Half Marathon is relatively flat with no major hills. It follows the Farmington River on country roads and uses portions of the paved bike path. Roads used include Drake Hill, Riverside, Terry’s Plain, Quarry Road, Rte. 315 and Iron Horse.

Event Records:
Male: 1:10:38 – set by Brian Fuller in 2012
Female: 1:23:21 – set by Maureen Terwilliger in 2004

Course Suitability for Disabled Athletes:
Click here for more details.

PACE TEAMS

Pace leaders are a free service available to help athletes achieve their goal times. More…

Click here to view pace leaders for this year’s race.

DIVISIONS & AWARDS

This event is timed by Bay State Race Services and uses the B-Tag timing system (timing chip is attached to the back of the race bib). Please wear the race bib on the front of the shirt.

DIVISIONS:

  • Top 5 Overall Male and Female
  • Male Age Group – 12-14 and 5-year age groups 15-80+
  • Female Age Group – 12-14 and 5-year age groups 15-80+
  • Clydesdale (men 200+lbs.)
  • Athena (women 150+lbs.)
  • Disabled Athletes More…

AWARDS:

  • Commemorative Awards & Prize Money to the Top 5 Overall Male & Female: $250, $150, $100, $75, $50
  • Commemorative Awards to the Top 3 in each Division
  • Prize money awarded on gun time, all others awarded on chip time
  • No “double dipping”
  • To collect an award after race day, click here

COURSE LIMITS

Course limit is 3 hours for the UConn Health Half Marathon.  To finish within these time limits you must maintain a pace of approximately 13:44 minutes per mileMore…

COURSE SUPPORT

Course Markings

  • Yellow signs with blue arrows mark all turns.
  • All mile points are marked on the road and mile signs at each mile.
  • Mile clocks at several locations along the course.

Course Amenities:

  • Fluid Locations (Water & Nuun Sport Lemon Lime flavor): every 1 – 2 miles along the course and Start and Finish Line.
  • Portalets located along the course.
  • Medical personnel.
  • Energy gel at mile 8
  • Event alert system notifications at the pre-race area & water stations along the course. More...

NOT ALLOWED ON THE COURSE

No dogs (service dogs must be identified as such at all times). No unregistered runners or walkers. Headphones discouraged. No bicycles, rollerblades, skateboards, or motorized vehicles.

Baby Jogger/Strollers are NOT permitted in the half marathon race but will be allowed in the 10K and 5K races, please see details on the stroller policy HERE.

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