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Father’s Day Half

June 17, 2023

Rockaway Beach, NY

Join us this Father's Day for the Half Marathon race in Rockaway Beach, New York. Enjoy a scenic run along the beach and make lasting memories with your dad. Register now for the 17 June, 2023 event!
Join us this Father's Day for the Half Marathon race in Rockaway Beach, New York. Enjoy a scenic run along the beach and make lasting memories with your dad. Register now for the 17 June, 2023 event!
Participants run the half marathon Father’s Day Half in Rockaway Beach, New York in June!
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About The Father’s Day Half

The Father’s Day Half in Rockaway Beach, New York is an excellent choice for a half marathon. The route of the race takes runners through some of the most beautiful sights the area has to offer. It starts along the beachfront, allowing participants to get some fresh air and enjoy stunning views of both Rockaway Beach and Jamaica Bay before heading inland. The halfway point of this course takes you past historic Fort Tilden and then back around to finish up near Jacob Riis Park. As far as scenery goes, it doesn’t get much better than that!

When it comes to weather on race day, June tends to be warm but not too hot in Rockaway Beach; temperatures typically hover in the mid-60s with low humidity levels making for perfect running conditions throughout your 13 mile journey. With that said, there can be light rain showers at times so it’s always wise to prepare accordingly with appropriate clothing or gear just in case Mother Nature throws you a curveball.

During this event participants will find themselves surrounded by thousands of other racers who are all looking forward to having a great time crossing that finish line together! This particular half marathon also encourages spectators which makes for an even more fun atmosphere – no doubt family members and friends will be cheering loudly from start to finish! Additionally there are plenty of local vendors offering food & drinks along many points within the racecourse itself ensuring everyone stays well hydrated during their run.

All things considered overall this really is one fantastic experience suitable for all ages from beginner level joggers up through experienced veteran runners alike; an unforgettable treat indeed on Father’s Day weekend each year! So if you’re seeking out a unique way celebrate Dad come 17th June 2023 don’t miss out on signing up for this special occasion soon – you won’t regret it!