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January 14, 2024
Run a Half Marathon This Year!
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About The FTC Marathon
Get ready to lace up your running shoes and join us for the FTC Marathon in Hawthorne, FL on January 14, 2024! This exciting half marathon race is a must for all avid runners looking for a memorable challenge.
The course is absolutely breathtaking, taking you on a fast and scenic out-and-back route that is perfect for setting personal records. In fact, this race is a Boston Qualifier, so if you’re hoping to earn your spot in one of the most prestigious marathons in the world, this is your chance!
Think you have what it takes to make history? The current records for the men’s and women’s half marathon are both incredibly impressive, but who knows what you could achieve on race day?
Starting at 8 am from the Gainesville-Hawthorne Trailhead, the race will be capped at a total of 160 runners for both the Full and Half marathons, so be sure to secure your spot before prices increase. And if you’re feeling adventurous, gather your friends and join us for the relay race option, where you’ll have the opportunity to race as a 4-person team.
Hawthorne, FL is a charming city with a rich history and vibrant local community. The weather in January is typically mild, perfect for running a half marathon and enjoying the scenic beauty of the area.
We’re also in need of volunteers to make this event a success, so if running isn’t your thing but you still want to be involved, sign up to lend a helping hand.
Don’t miss out on this incredible race that promises a thrilling challenge, beautiful scenery, and a chance to make memories. Register now and get ready to experience the joy of crossing that finish line. See you in Hawthorne!