Half Marathons in Jersey City

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JUN15
The Tavern Cup 10K!
Kings County, NY, United States

The ultimate Brooklyn Beer run is back! Runners take their mark and run a fast and furious 13.1 miles for the holy grail of beverages.. beer! This is a race that is capped off with a proper post race awards party at a local pub to quench your unbridled thirst from a hard day running the pavement. You can run for yourself or run for your favorite watering hole. The Tavern with the most runners and the fastest feet will win the coveted Tavern Cup!! So register now and be a part of NYC running history. 1st 100 runners get Tavern Cup pint glass.

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The Tavern Cup 10K!

6901 Shore Rd, Brooklyn, NY 11209, USAView event
About the event
From the organiser

The ultimate Brooklyn Beer run is back! Runners take their mark and run a fast and furious 13.1 miles for the holy grail of beverages.. beer! This is a race that is capped off with a proper post race awards party at a local pub to quench your unbridled thirst from a hard day running the pavement. You can run for yourself or run for your favorite watering hole. The Tavern with the most runners and the fastest feet will win the coveted Tavern Cup!! So register now and be a part of NYC running history. 1st 100 runners get Tavern Cup pint glass.

$50
The Tavern Cup 10K!
MAY11
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Mother’s Day 5K & Half Marathon
Queens County, NY, United States

Lace up for Mother's Day in this seaside half marathon and 5k. This picturesque run along the breezy and pan flat Rockaway boardwalk is great for beginners and pros alike. Come for the finisher's medal, t-shirt and Rockapulco Gold Beer.

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Mother’s Day 5K & Half Marathon

101-19 Rockaway Beach Blvd, Far Rockaway, NY 11694, USAView event
About the event
Lace up for Mother's Day in this seaside half marathon and 5k. This picturesque run along the breezy and pan flat Rockaway boardwalk is great for beginners and pros alike. Come for the finisher's medal, t-shirt and Rockapulco Gold Beer.
$40 - $60
Mother’s Day 5K & Half Marathon
JUN2
NJ Trail Spring Series 1
Mountainside, NJ, United States

Join us on June 2, 2019 for a run through beautiful Watchung Reservation in north-central NJ.

There are four options: 10K, Half Marathon, Marathon or 50K.

ALL distances follow the same course - PINK Trail a 6+ mile loop also some of the White Sierra Trail because of washout (+/- a few ft, your GPS may vary) also called the History Trail.

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NJ Trail Spring Series 1

Mountainside, NJ 07092, USAView event
About the event
From the organiser

Join us on June 2, 2019 for a run through beautiful Watchung Reservation in north-central NJ.

There are four options: 10K, Half Marathon, Marathon or 50K.

ALL distances follow the same course - PINK Trail a 6+ mile loop also some of the White Sierra Trail because of washout (+/- a few ft, your GPS may vary) also called the History Trail.

$35 - $85
NJ Trail Spring Series 1
JUN2
Spring Watchung Race
Mountainside, NJ, United States

Each event will be more about the time on the trails and good time after the race (cold refreshments are served), not so much about your time on the clock. These will not be PR courses. Life is not measured in time. Life is measured in family, friends, smiles, miles, and beer. Come out to a NJ Trail Series event if you enjoy fun, getting out for some exercise and meeting new friends.

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Spring Watchung Race

W R Tracy Dr, Mountainside, NJ 07092, USAView event
About the event
From the organiser

Each event will be more about the time on the trails and good time after the race (cold refreshments are served), not so much about your time on the clock. These will not be PR courses. Life is not measured in time. Life is measured in family, friends, smiles, miles, and beer. Come out to a NJ Trail Series event if you enjoy fun, getting out for some exercise and meeting new friends.

$45 - $70
Spring Watchung Race
JUN15
Annual Brooklyn-Queens Brewery Express
Queens County, NY, United States

The street race that takes you through multiple neighborhoods of Brooklyn and Queens over 13.1 miles is back again! If you missed last year you don't want to miss out this time.

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Annual Brooklyn-Queens Brewery Express

84-05 108th St, Jamaica, NY 11418, USAView event
About the event
From the organiser

The street race that takes you through multiple neighborhoods of Brooklyn and Queens over 13.1 miles is back again! If you missed last year you don't want to miss out this time.

$50
Annual Brooklyn-Queens Brewery Express
JUN15
Registration Perks
Father’s Day 5K, Half Marathon
Queens County, NY, United States

Lace up for Father's Day in this seaside half marathon and 5k. This picturesque run along the breezy and pan flat Rockaway boardwalk is a social route that's great for new runners. Come for the finisher's medal, t-shirt and Rockapulco Gold Beer.

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Father’s Day 5K, Half Marathon

101-19 Rockaway Beach Blvd, Far Rockaway, NY 11694, USAView event
About the event
Lace up for Father's Day in this seaside half marathon and 5k. This picturesque run along the breezy and pan flat Rockaway boardwalk is a social route that's great for new runners. Come for the finisher's medal, t-shirt and Rockapulco Gold Beer.
$40 - $60
Father’s Day 5K, Half Marathon
MAY4
Long Island Marathon Weekend
Westbury, NY, United States

There are few events on this great island that are as iconic and long-standing as the NEFCU Long Island Marathon, which has evolved from a small race that attracted avid runners more than 40 years ago, to a day-long festival for kids, families and the entire community. The first weekend of May has become synonymous with the Marathon, and we are thrilled to be able to help keep this amazing event running for the enjoyment and betterment of all Long Islanders.

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Long Island Marathon Weekend

Eisenhower Park, 1899 Park Blvd, Westbury, NY 11590, USAView event
About the event
From the organiser

There are few events on this great island that are as iconic and long-standing as the NEFCU Long Island Marathon, which has evolved from a small race that attracted avid runners more than 40 years ago, to a day-long festival for kids, families and the entire community. The first weekend of May has become synonymous with the Marathon, and we are thrilled to be able to help keep this amazing event running for the enjoyment and betterment of all Long Islanders.

$12 - $125
Long Island Marathon Weekend
JUL14
Coney Island Half Marathon
Kings County, NY, United States

Bring it! The Coney Island Half Marathon is on a marked course on the boardwalk. Its a great way to visit the new and renovated Americas Playground. Enjoy the sea breeze!

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Coney Island Half Marathon

1615 Riegelmann Boardwalk, Brooklyn, NY 11224, USAView event
About the event
From the organiser

Bring it! The Coney Island Half Marathon is on a marked course on the boardwalk. Its a great way to visit the new and renovated Americas Playground. Enjoy the sea breeze!

$85
Coney Island Half Marathon
MAY5
George Wodicka Hook Half & 5K
Congers, NY, United States

The 13.1 Half Marathon includes a portion that is flat, a portion with rolling hills, a portion that runs along the Hudson River and includes the steep/challenging Hook Mountain. It is USATF Certified.

The 5K course is flat and fast around Rockland Lake.

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George Wodicka Hook Half & 5K

State St, Congers, NY 10920, USAView event
About the event
From the organiser

The 13.1 Half Marathon includes a portion that is flat, a portion with rolling hills, a portion that runs along the Hudson River and includes the steep/challenging Hook Mountain. It is USATF Certified.

The 5K course is flat and fast around Rockland Lake.

$35
George Wodicka Hook Half & 5K
JUL13
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The Rockapulco 5K & Firecracker Half Marathon
Queens County, NY, United States

Lace up to enjoy the summer weather in this seaside half marathon and 5k. This picturesque run along the breezy and pan flat Rockaway boardwalk is great for all types of runner. Come for the finisher's medal, t-shirt and Rockapulco Gold Beer.

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The Rockapulco 5K & Firecracker Half Marathon

101-19 Rockaway Beach Blvd, Far Rockaway, NY 11694, USAView event
About the event
Lace up to enjoy the summer weather in this seaside half marathon and 5k. This picturesque run along the breezy and pan flat Rockaway boardwalk is great for all types of runner. Come for the finisher's medal, t-shirt and Rockapulco Gold Beer.
$40 - $60
The Rockapulco 5K & Firecracker Half Marathon
SEP14
The Triboro Adventure Tour Half Marathon
Queens County, NY, United States

The Annual Triboro Adventure Tour is a street race that will take you on a journey from Queens through Manhattan and the Bronx and back! Join the fun as this unsanctioned race will have no specific course! Although you will be provided a map with exact locations of each checkpoint, you can choose the direction you want to get from each checkpoint to the next. There are no rules on how you choose to run your adventure.

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The Triboro Adventure Tour Half Marathon

Triboro Physical Therapy, 2923 24th Ave, Astoria, NY 11102, USAView event
About the event
From the organiser

The Annual Triboro Adventure Tour is a street race that will take you on a journey from Queens through Manhattan and the Bronx and back! Join the fun as this unsanctioned race will have no specific course! Although you will be provided a map with exact locations of each checkpoint, you can choose the direction you want to get from each checkpoint to the next. There are no rules on how you choose to run your adventure.

$40
The Triboro Adventure Tour Half Marathon
AUG24
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The End of Summer Half Marathon
Queens County, NY, United States

Lace up to enjoy the last of the summer weather in this seaside half marathon. This picturesque run along the breezy and pan flat Rockaway boardwalk is a social route that's great for beginners. Come for the finisher's medal, t-shirt and Rockapulco Gold Beer.

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The End of Summer Half Marathon

101-19 Rockaway Beach Blvd, Far Rockaway, NY 11694, USAView event
About the event
Lace up to enjoy the last of the summer weather in this seaside half marathon. This picturesque run along the breezy and pan flat Rockaway boardwalk is a social route that's great for beginners. Come for the finisher's medal, t-shirt and Rockapulco Gold Beer.
$60
The End of Summer Half Marathon
SEP8
The Racefaster Half Marathon & 5k
Paramus, NJ, United States

Don't miss out on this event!! Enjoy the convenience of the Garden State Plaza where there is plenty of parking as well as music, food, giveaways, sponsors and much more!

Half marathoners, get ready to enjoy the beautiful scenery of the Saddle River County Park as you run this flat, fast, safe course free from traffic.

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The Racefaster Half Marathon & 5k

ATM Express, 9130 Garden State Plaza Blvd, Paramus, NJ 07652, USAView event
About the event
From the organiser

Don't miss out on this event!! Enjoy the convenience of the Garden State Plaza where there is plenty of parking as well as music, food, giveaways, sponsors and much more!

Half marathoners, get ready to enjoy the beautiful scenery of the Saddle River County Park as you run this flat, fast, safe course free from traffic.

$25 - $50
The Racefaster Half Marathon & 5k
OCT13
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NYRR Staten Island Half
Richmond County, NY, United States

The NYRR Five-Borough Series will once again finish with the NYRR Staten Island Half, a race dedicated to making a positive impact on the borough that hosts the start of the TCS New York City Marathon. Scheduled just three weeks before the TCS New York City Marathon, the NYRR Staten Island Half is a perfect tune-up for NYRRs flagship event and features fabulous views of New York Harbor and the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge.

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NYRR Staten Island Half

21 Kennington St, Staten Island, NY 10308, USAView event
About the event
From the organiser

The NYRR Five-Borough Series will once again finish with the NYRR Staten Island Half, a race dedicated to making a positive impact on the borough that hosts the start of the TCS New York City Marathon. Scheduled just three weeks before the TCS New York City Marathon, the NYRR Staten Island Half is a perfect tune-up for NYRRs flagship event and features fabulous views of New York Harbor and the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge.

$30 - $75
NYRR Staten Island Half
DEC14
The Holiday Half Marathon
Kings County, NY, United States

Tis the season to be running the Holiday Half Marathon. You are in the midst of prepping and shopping for the holidays, but take a moment and quit stressing about spending time with your in-laws. Come out and run one of Brooklyn's most scenic routes located in Bay Ridge.

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The Holiday Half Marathon

6901 Shore Rd, Brooklyn, NY 11209, USAView event
About the event
From the organiser

Tis the season to be running the Holiday Half Marathon. You are in the midst of prepping and shopping for the holidays, but take a moment and quit stressing about spending time with your in-laws. Come out and run one of Brooklyn's most scenic routes located in Bay Ridge.

$50
The Holiday Half Marathon
MAY4
The Less Popular Brooklyn Half Marathon
Kings County, NY, United States

We are at it again, going against the grain and bringing you a more wholesome LESS Popular Brooklyn Half Marathon! For any runner that has been told they can not run the Brooklyn Half Marathon by those less friendly and way too over crowded running organizations, then run with the Race Guys and crew for a breath taking waterfront property of a race!

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The Less Popular Brooklyn Half Marathon

Brooklyn, NY, USAView event
About the event
From the organiser

We are at it again, going against the grain and bringing you a more wholesome LESS Popular Brooklyn Half Marathon! For any runner that has been told they can not run the Brooklyn Half Marathon by those less friendly and way too over crowded running organizations, then run with the Race Guys and crew for a breath taking waterfront property of a race!

$50 - $60
The Less Popular Brooklyn Half Marathon
MAY18
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Popular Brooklyn Half (& RNYRR Stages 2,3)
Kings County, NY, United States

The Popular Brooklyn Half, the largest half-marathon in the country, is an iconic 13.1-mile journey through the amazing borough of Brooklyn. The race starts near the Brooklyn Museum and ends at a finish line on the Coney Island boardwalk.

The Popular Brooklyn Half is part of NYRR's Five-Borough Series: Run New York. Five Boroughs. One City.

Kids are invited to conquer the Coney Island boardwalk on May 18 with Rising New York Road Runners at the Popular Brooklyn Half. This one-of-a-kind event takes place in the heart of Coney Island and is open to Stage 2 and 3 participants. The event will feature an unforgettable one-mile run on the boardwalk that starts and finishes at the Popular Brooklyn Half finish line.

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Popular Brooklyn Half (& RNYRR Stages 2,3)

1480 Nostrand Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11226, USAView event
About the event
From the organiser

The Popular Brooklyn Half, the largest half-marathon in the country, is an iconic 13.1-mile journey through the amazing borough of Brooklyn. The race starts near the Brooklyn Museum and ends at a finish line on the Coney Island boardwalk.

The Popular Brooklyn Half is part of NYRR's Five-Borough Series: Run New York. Five Boroughs. One City.

Kids are invited to conquer the Coney Island boardwalk on May 18 with Rising New York Road Runners at the Popular Brooklyn Half. This one-of-a-kind event takes place in the heart of Coney Island and is open to Stage 2 and 3 participants. The event will feature an unforgettable one-mile run on the boardwalk that starts and finishes at the Popular Brooklyn Half finish line.

Booking Closed
Popular Brooklyn Half (& RNYRR Stages 2,3)
JUN2
The Brooklyn Beach Half Marathon
Kings County, NY, United States

Bring it! The Half Marathon run is on a marked course on the boardwalk. Prepare for your next New York City Marathon! Its a great way to build on your long run and enjoy the sea breeze!

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The Brooklyn Beach Half Marathon

West 16th Lifeguard Station, 1549-1599 Riegelmann Boardwalk, Brooklyn, NY 11224, USAView event
About the event
From the organiser

Bring it! The Half Marathon run is on a marked course on the boardwalk. Prepare for your next New York City Marathon! Its a great way to build on your long run and enjoy the sea breeze!

$80 - $85
The Brooklyn Beach Half Marathon
SEP15
Newport Liberty Half Marathon

Starting and finishing in downtown Newport, the course will take you on a tour of historic Jersey City and will feature world- class views of the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge and the stunning Manhattan Skyline.

If you've run this great race before, expect some changes! This year, the race will include exceptional amenities, increased course support, and four different split points. After PRing on the fast, flat course, plan for an epic post-race celebration at Newport Green with plenty of refreshments, music and more!

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Newport Liberty Half Marathon

Jersey City, NJ, USAView event
About the event
From the organiser

Starting and finishing in downtown Newport, the course will take you on a tour of historic Jersey City and will feature world- class views of the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge and the stunning Manhattan Skyline.

If you've run this great race before, expect some changes! This year, the race will include exceptional amenities, increased course support, and four different split points. After PRing on the fast, flat course, plan for an epic post-race celebration at Newport Green with plenty of refreshments, music and more!

$65 - $90
Newport Liberty Half Marathon
SEP28
The New Yorker Run

The seldom seen Freedom Tunnel will echo with the sound of your feet as you run over it and through NYC's quintessential Riverside Park. Wedged between the historical Upper West Side neighborhood and the Hudson River this venue is known for its gorgeous views of Manhattans waterfronts, lush greenery and myriad walking and biking paths. Enjoy it all with a course that will leave you wanting to explore more of this 150 year old park designed by America's renowned landscape architect Fredrick La Olmsted.

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The New Yorker Run

New York City Hall, 11 Centre St, New York, NY 10007, USAView event
About the event
From the organiser

The seldom seen Freedom Tunnel will echo with the sound of your feet as you run over it and through NYC's quintessential Riverside Park. Wedged between the historical Upper West Side neighborhood and the Hudson River this venue is known for its gorgeous views of Manhattans waterfronts, lush greenery and myriad walking and biking paths. Enjoy it all with a course that will leave you wanting to explore more of this 150 year old park designed by America's renowned landscape architect Fredrick La Olmsted.

$70 - $75
The New Yorker Run
SEP8
Indian Summer Half Marathon
Kings County, NY, United States

Bring it! The INDIAN SUMMER Half Marathon is on a marked course on the boardwalk. Prepare for your next New York City Marathon! Its a great way to build on your long run and enjoy the sea breeze!

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Indian Summer Half Marathon

West 16th Lifeguard Station, 1549-1599 Riegelmann Boardwalk, Brooklyn, NY 11224, USAView event
About the event
From the organiser

Bring it! The INDIAN SUMMER Half Marathon is on a marked course on the boardwalk. Prepare for your next New York City Marathon! Its a great way to build on your long run and enjoy the sea breeze!

$69 - $75
Indian Summer Half Marathon
OCT5
The Bay Ridge Half Marathon
Kings County, NY, United States

With the famous NYC Marathon right around the corner come test those legs and see just how well your form is coming along. This flat and fast course along the Shore Road Promenade in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn is perfect for setting those PRs. It offers some of the city's most breathtaking views of the Verrazano Bridge, Lower Manhattan and the Statue of Liberty.

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The Bay Ridge Half Marathon

6901 Shore Rd, Brooklyn, NY 11209, USAView event
About the event
From the organiser

With the famous NYC Marathon right around the corner come test those legs and see just how well your form is coming along. This flat and fast course along the Shore Road Promenade in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn is perfect for setting those PRs. It offers some of the city's most breathtaking views of the Verrazano Bridge, Lower Manhattan and the Statue of Liberty.

The Bay Ridge Half Marathon
NOV20
The Brooklyn Fall Half
Kings County, NY, United States
4 reviews
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The Brooklyn Fall Half

Brooklyn, NY 11226, USAView event
4 reviews
About the event
Reviews
  • Did the Half Marathon in 2018

    Needs to take pictures of the podium and share with us.
  • Did the Half Marathon in 2018

    a elevation chart would be nice
  • Did the Half Marathon in 2018

    Pretty good. Wish the start was a bit more organized and was cornered off.
$69 - $70
The Brooklyn Fall Half
NOV30
Pelham Half Marathon and 10K
Village of Pelham, NY, United States

The Pelham Half Marathon and 10K are community-organized races on Saturday, Thanksgiving weekend for families, enthusiasts, and competitive runners alike.

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Pelham Half Marathon and 10K

20 Fifth Ave, Pelham, NY 10803, USAView event
About the event
From the organiser

The Pelham Half Marathon and 10K are community-organized races on Saturday, Thanksgiving weekend for families, enthusiasts, and competitive runners alike.

Pelham Half Marathon and 10K

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What you need to know about Half Marathons

At 13.1 miles, a half marathon is long enough to test even the strongest runners, but short enough for almost anyone determined to conquer their next challenge. We have a jam-packed calendar of half marathons taking place up and down the country — from big ballot events to local community races and spectacular trail runs. Get involved and conquer your next challenge.

Find local Half Marathon running races

A half marathon is a fantastic event for those new to running to really push themselves, or as a great warm up event for those ready to tackle a full marathon or even an ultramarathon

What is the distance covered in half marathon?
The half marathon is one of running`s most popular distance - a half marathon is 13.1 miles (or 21.1km).
What is an average time for a half marathon?
Breaking 2:00 (9:09 per mile pace) is a common goal, and that time is considered a respectable half marathon time among runners. The average times for half marathons in the U.S. in 2015 were 2:04:00 for males and 2:22:21 for females.
What is the half marathon world record?
The world record for men is 58:23 for men and 1:04:52 for women.
How long does it take to train for a half marathon?
If you are working with a training plan you can achieve a half marathon in 8 weeks.
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