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Boulder Crest Half

March 11, 2023

Springfield, VA

Experience the challenge and beauty of the Boulder Crest Half Marathon in Springfield, Virginia on 11 March, 2023. Conquer 13.1 miles of scenic trails, and enjoy the breathtaking views of this historic area. Register now!
Experience the challenge and beauty of the Boulder Crest Half Marathon in Springfield, Virginia on 11 March, 2023. Conquer 13.1 miles of scenic trails, and enjoy the breathtaking views of this historic area. Register now!
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About The Boulder Crest Half

The Boulder Crest Half Marathon in Springfield, Virginia is a unique and challenging race that takes place on the 11th of March, 2023. This event allows runners to experience the beauty of Northern Virginia’s breathtaking scenery while pushing themselves to reach new personal bests.

The route for this half marathon starts at the Parkside Nature Center in Springfield and then continues along a long stretch of road that follows the scenic Potomac River. Runners will enjoy stunning views as they make their way through charming towns like Occoquan, Lorton and Woodbridge before finishing up in Lake Ridge Park. The entire course is relatively flat with only one or two small hills to challenge participants who are looking for an extra push.

March is typically a pleasant time of year in Northern Virginia with temperatures averaging between 35-60°F (2-15°C). Although it can be somewhat unpredictable weather wise so it’s important to come prepared with layers if necessary! There can also sometimes be strong winds coming off the river which will add an additional element of difficulty depending on how you’re feeling during your run.

The atmosphere at this half marathon is always very supportive with hundreds of spectators cheering runners on throughout the course as well as plenty of volunteers providing support and encouragement at regular intervals throughout your journey. It’s sure to be an inspiring day regardless if you’re running solo or alongside friends! Additionally, there are usually some fun activities set up afterwards such as live music performances, food trucks and local vendors selling merchandise from local businesses – so don’t forget your wallet!

Overall, Boulder Crest Half Marathon offers a great opportunity for experienced runners looking for a beautiful yet challenging race through some incredible landscapes near Washington D.C.. With friendly crowds offering plenty of motivation throughout your journey, comfortable March temperatures and post-race festivities – what more could you ask for?