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Bay to Beacon Half Marathon
August 19, 2023
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About The Bay to Beacon Half Marathon
The Bay to Beacon Half Marathon in Lincoln, Michigan on 19 August, 2023 is a race that should not be missed. Starting at the scenic Lake Huron beachfront and ending near the iconic Mackinaw Bridge, runners will experience some of the best views Michigan has to offer. The route takes participants through shady forests, rolling hills, and picturesque farmlands, with plenty of sights along the way for spectators as well.
The typical weather during this time of year is mild with temperatures in the mid-70s (F). It’s usually sunny but there may be chances of rain so it’s advised that you bring appropriate gear just in case. There can also be windy conditions around Lake Huron which could give an extra challenge to those running!
Crowd support for this half marathon is strong; friends and family are welcome to cheer on their loved ones from both sides of the course. In addition to local supporters cheering them on throughout their journey, fellow runners also provide great camaraderie and encouragement as they all strive towards finishing together! Alongside these encouraging spectators are volunteers who help keep things organized and safe while helping out where needed.
One special feature about this race is its unique start line: runners will begin their journey by dipping their toes into Lake Huron before taking off down Forest Beach Road! Plus each participant receives a commemorative medal after crossing the finish line at Mackinaw Bridge Park – a nice reminder of such an incredible accomplishment!
Overall Bay to Beacon Half Marathon offers a beautiful route with plenty of views along with supportive crowds that make it enjoyable from start to finish. Whether you’re looking for your next personal challenge or want something fun to do with family/friends – don’t miss out on experiencing one of Michigan’s premier races!