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Area 13.1 Half Marathon
August 17, 2024
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About The Area 13.1 Half Marathon
Get ready for an out of this world experience at the Area 13.1 Half Marathon in Roswell, GA on August 17, 2024! This popular race is known for its flat and fast courses, making it a prime opportunity to achieve your personal record. The half marathon boasts a total elevation gain of 224 feet, while the 5K and 10K courses have elevation gains of 50 feet and 90 feet respectively. It’s a night race, starting at 7pm, so be sure to bring your headlamp or running lights as there are some dark spots along the way.
Not only will you have the chance to conquer this stellar race, but all finishers will receive a mind-blowing alien head medal that will leave your head spinning. And as if that’s not enough, you’ll also be rewarded with a coveted Area 13.1 tri-blend shirt that will become your new favorite go-to shirt. Plus, for those 21 and over, there’s an added bonus of a free beer donated by Gate City Brewing Company.
But the fun doesn’t stop there – bring the whole family and enjoy live music, a DJ, food trucks, vendors, and even more refreshments from Gate City Brewing Company. Roswell, GA is a city with an array of fun activities and attractions, so make it a weekend getaway to explore everything it has to offer.
As for the weather in August, expect warm temperatures and a pleasant evening race atmosphere. Just make sure you reach the cutoff times – mile 6.5 by 9 PM and the mile 10 mark by 10:00pm – to stay on track towards the finish line.
So lace up your shoes, embrace the darkness, and prepare for an extraterrestrial running experience like no other. Area 13.1 Half Marathon will have you over the moon with joy and excitement. Don’t miss out on this stellar event – come for the run and stay for the fun!