Race Day is Saturday March 17, 2018
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HomeEventsHalf Marathon

Half Marathon

About the 13.1 Course:

St Paddy's Day Run Tacoma half marathon is in it's fourth year.  Last year we had a great turnout, so we increased the number of runners to give more people the opportunity to participate. 2018 will have a capacity of 800 runners. The course is gorgeous, with a few rolling hills to keep those legs awake and working. 

Half Marathon finishers will receive one of our famous St. Paddy's Day Run medals.
          

 

 

Registration Price 

For the price list click >>HERE     

  •     A transaction fee is assessed when registering online
  •     Price increases occur at midnight
  •     $5 discount provided to military personnel with on-line registration. Must present military ID at packet pick-up.
  •     There is no day of race registration

 

Start/Finish Location

815 Pacific Avenue
Tacoma, WA 98402
Click here for directions

Start Time

8:10 AM

The Course
Half marathon course is USATF Certified and New York City Marathon Qualifier.
USATF #WA14006MN

Gear Check
Gear check is provided for your personal items at the start line gear check tent. Please tear your gear check tab off of your bib, fill out and attach to your gear check bag (using the zip tie provided in your gear check bag). Your gear check bag was given to you at packet pick up. Please do not put valuable in your bag. We are not responsible for lost or stolen items. You may claim your bag after you finish by providing your bib number.

Course Support
Water, Nuun Electrolyte, Powerbar Gel, Vaseline, and Porta-Potties will be provided at all water stations. Aid Stations located at 4, 6, 7.5, 9 and 11. Medical personnel will be on the course and at the finish. Map My Run Link, Massages will be offered at the finish line recovery area.

Chip Timing
The half marathon is chip timed by Rogue Multisport.

Pacers
Pacers are provided by the Half Fanatics. More information on the Pacer page.

Time Limit
There is a time limit of 3 hours for the half marathon (13 min avg. pace). All of those remaining on the course must move to the sidewalks and obey traffic laws. The timing mats, medical staff, and finish line amenities will remain at the finish until all participants have finished.

Awards
Awards will be presented to the top three overall male and female winners, and to the top three overall masters male and female winners. Age group awards will be given to the top five in each of the following divisions: 9 & under,10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-80, 80 & over.