Race Info

Technical t-shirts for the first 1,000 participants. All participants after 1,000 will still receive a race t-shirt.
Medallions for all finishers in the half marathon and the 5k and Youth Race

National Grid HALF MARATHON

Date: Sunday October 22, 2017 
Start Time: 7:30 AM
Location: The Common at City Hall, 455 Main St, Worcester, MA 01608
Sponsored by: National Grid

5K RUN / WALK

Date:  Sunday October 22, 2017 
Start Time: 8:00 AM
Sponsored by: Harvard Pilgrim Health Care

Bay State Savings Bank YOUTH 1K

Date:  Sunday October 22, 2017 
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Common in Downtown Worcester, MA.
Sponsored by: Bay State Savings Bank 

 

Course Information

CLICK HERE TO VIEW A PDF CERTIFIED HALF MARATHON COURSE MAP.

ALL THREE RACES WILL START AND FINISH AT THE COMMON ON FRONT STREET IN DOWNTOWN WORCESTER, MASSACHUSETTS.

Awards:

NOTE: Awards are based on Gun Time. If you think you may win an award for your age group, then you should line up at the front at the start. Chip time will also be posted with avaerage pace time based on chip time.

Prize Structure: Half Marathon & 5K
Individual Awards:
Top 3 Open Men/Women (age 39 and under)
Winner Men/Women (age 40-49)
Winner Men/Women (age 50-59)
Winner Men/Women (age 60-69)
Winner Men/Women (age 70+)
Teams Awards will be awarded to the top teams.

Youth race.
Top 3 boys and girls. (Must be 14 or under to run the youth run.

Entry Fees

ONLINE REGISTRATION - Half Marathon

$50 1/1/2017 to 3/10/2017
$60 3/11/2017 to 8/31/2017
$65 9/1/2017 to 10/22/2017
*Online registration closes 10/20/2017

ONLINE REGISTRATION - 5K

$27 1/1/2017 to 3/10/2017
$29 3/11/2017 to 8/31/2017
$31 9/1/2017 to 10/22/2017
*Online registration closes 10/20/2017

ONLINE REGISTRATION - YOUTH RACE Age 14 and under.

$15 1/1/2017 to 3/10/2017
$16 3/11/2017 to 8/31/2017
$17 9/1/2017 to 10/22/2017

MAIL-IN REGISTRATION - Half Marathon

$56 1/1/2017 to 3/10/2017
$66 3/11/2017 to 8/31/2017
$71 9/1/2017 to 10/22/2017

MAIL-IN REGISTRATION - 5k

$32 1/1/2017 to 3/10/2017
$34 3/11/2017 to 8/31/2017
$36 9/1/2017 to 10/22/2017

MAIL-IN REGISTRATION -YOUTH RACE Age 14 and under.

$19 1/1/2017 to 3/10/2017
$20 3/11/2017 to 8/31/2017
$21 9/1/2017 to 10/22/2017

Do not mail in entries after 10/10/2017


On-Site Registration, Race number and T-shirt pick-up.

Date: Saturday, October 21 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00pm.
Location: Sneakerama.
12 Lake Ave
Worcester, MA 01604
P: 508-799-7278
Entry fees:  $75 for the Half Marathon, $35 for the 5K Run/Walk and $20 for the Youth 1K.

 

Date: Sunday, October 22, 2017 (day of race)
Time: 6:00 AM to 15 minutes before race start
Location: The Common in Downtown Worcester, MA. Next to City Hall. 
Race Day fees are $75 for the Half Marathon, $35 for the 5K Run/Walk and $20 for the Youth 1K.

Sorry no refunds. 
Please no running with baby strollers and no dogs are any other pets alllowed. Walking with baby strollers is allowed only in the 5k event.

Contact Worcester

Call Us

Race Director
401.952.6333


Email Address

help@runworcester.com

Start Locations

City Hall. Worcester MA

Worcester Running Festival