Half Marathons in Newark

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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
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!
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
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
JUL13
Registration Perks
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
AUG11
Queens NYC Half Marathon
Queens County, NY, United States

Bring it! The Queens NYC Half Marathon is on a marked course in Flushing Meadow Park. The course consist of two loops. Every loop will be timed in real time! Its a great way to build on your long run and enjoy a summer day!

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Queens NYC Half Marathon

Virginia Cheriton, Fresh Meadows, NY 11366, USAView event
About the event
From the organiser

Bring it! The Queens NYC Half Marathon is on a marked course in Flushing Meadow Park. The course consist of two loops. Every loop will be timed in real time! Its a great way to build on your long run and enjoy a summer day!

$85
Queens NYC 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
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
Registration Perks
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
OCT13
Registration Perks
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
DEC7
Manhattanite 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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Manhattanite 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.

$75
Manhattanite Run
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
DEC8
NYCRUNS Big Apple Half Marathon

The NYCRUNS Big Apple Half Marathon. If you havent raced in Central Park in winter youre in for an off-season treat. Youd never know that the clogged streets of 5th avenue and Central Park West are only a few yards away. The park is quiet and peaceful, with just the sounds of runners footsteps to serenade you.

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NYCRUNS Big Apple Half Marathon

West Dr, New York, NY 10128, USAView event
About the event
From the organiser

The NYCRUNS Big Apple Half Marathon. If you havent raced in Central Park in winter youre in for an off-season treat. Youd never know that the clogged streets of 5th avenue and Central Park West are only a few yards away. The park is quiet and peaceful, with just the sounds of runners footsteps to serenade you.

$65
NYCRUNS Big Apple Half Marathon
JUN1
Sunrise Marathon NYC

Run a 5K, 10K, or Half-Marathon through a beautifully designed course. A smaller, more private event that strips away the excess from large events and focuses on the run itself and what you get.

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Sunrise Marathon NYC

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

Run a 5K, 10K, or Half-Marathon through a beautifully designed course. A smaller, more private event that strips away the excess from large events and focuses on the run itself and what you get.

Sunrise Marathon NYC
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
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
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
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
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
FEB23
NYCRUNS Central Park Half Marathon

The race, now in its sixth year, will take you on a wintry tour of Central Park's rolling hills and will provide an excellent opportunity to test your fitness going into the Spring season.

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NYCRUNS Central Park Half Marathon

Central Park, New York, NY, USAView event
About the event
From the organiser

The race, now in its sixth year, will take you on a wintry tour of Central Park's rolling hills and will provide an excellent opportunity to test your fitness going into the Spring season.

NYCRUNS Central Park Half Marathon
APR11
NYCRUNS Queens Half Marathon
Queens County, NY, United States

The NYCRUNS Queens Half & 5K returns to Flushing Meadows Park. The traffic-free course winds through the park, with great views of all the World's Fair sites and of course FMP in full Spring bloom. Stick around for a bagel and a schmear, before heading into downtown Flushing to sample the great ethnic cuisine - there's everything you can imagine (and perhaps a few things you cannot).

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NYCRUNS Queens Half Marathon

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

The NYCRUNS Queens Half & 5K returns to Flushing Meadows Park. The traffic-free course winds through the park, with great views of all the World's Fair sites and of course FMP in full Spring bloom. Stick around for a bagel and a schmear, before heading into downtown Flushing to sample the great ethnic cuisine - there's everything you can imagine (and perhaps a few things you cannot).

NYCRUNS Queens Half Marathon

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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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