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Capital City River Run

September 21, 2024

Lansing, MI

Get ready to run wild along the scenic streets of Lansing, MI, as the Capital City River Run Half Marathon dashes into town on September 21, 2024! This epic race is your chance to go the extra mile, chase your personal best, and soak in the stunning views of the city.
Get ready to run wild along the scenic streets of Lansing, MI, as the Capital City River Run Half Marathon dashes into town on September 21, 2024! This epic race is your chance to go the extra mile, chase your personal best, and soak in the stunning views of the city.
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About The Capital City River Run

The Capital City River Run is an eagerly anticipated event for both local and visiting runners. Held on September 21, 2024, in Lansing, MI, this half marathon race is the highlight of the Capital City River Run series, which aims to support Greater Lansing organizations promoting education and healthy lifestyles.

Runners can expect a premier racing experience that showcases the natural beauty of Michigan’s capital city and its surrounding rivers. The race starts on Michigan Ave in front of the Lansing Center, taking participants along the Lansing River Trail and ending in front of Rotary Park in downtown Lansing. The course allows runners to soak in the picturesque scenery as they push their limits.

With options ranging from the Half Marathon to the Half Marathon Relay and the 5K Walk/Run, there’s a race suitable for every participant. And as a bonus, all participants receive a long-sleeve pullover and a finisher’s medal to commemorate their accomplishment.

Lansing, known as the state capital of Michigan, offers a vibrant and welcoming atmosphere for visitors. The city boasts a rich history, with notable landmarks like the State Capitol and the Impression 5 Science Center, which benefits from the race. Additionally, the weather in September is typically pleasant, with mild temperatures perfect for a long-distance run.

So lace up your running shoes and get ready for a memorable race experience. Whether you’re a seasoned half marathon runner or a first-time participant, the Capital City River Run is the perfect opportunity to challenge yourself while supporting a worthy cause. Join this incredible event and prepare to experience the exhilaration of crossing that finish line in downtown Lansing.

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