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Galloping Gertie Half Marathon

August 3, 2024

Gig Harbor, WA

Get ready to gallop your way to glory at the Galloping Gertie Half Marathon! This fantastic race in Gig Harbor, WA on August 3, 2024, will have you hoofing it across scenic routes and bridges. Saddle up for a playful adventure that will leave you feeling like a true racing stallion!
Get ready to gallop your way to glory at the Galloping Gertie Half Marathon! This fantastic race in Gig Harbor, WA on August 3, 2024, will have you hoofing it across scenic routes and bridges. Saddle up for a playful adventure that will leave you feeling like a true racing stallion!
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About The Galloping Gertie Half Marathon

Get ready to lace up your running shoes and join the excitement of the Galloping Gertie Half Marathon on August 3, 2024, in the beautiful Gig Harbor, WA! This stunning race takes runners on a scenic journey around the charming city and offers an unforgettable experience for both seasoned athletes and newcomers alike.

Why should you be excited about the Galloping Gertie Half Marathon? Well, imagine yourself running alongside a stunning waterfront, breathing in the refreshing ocean breeze, and being cheered on by enthusiastic spectators throughout the course. This race not only showcases the natural beauty of Gig Harbor but also provides a challenging yet rewarding experience for all participants.

But it’s not just the race that makes this event special. Gig Harbor, known as the “Gateway to the Olympic Peninsula,” is a vibrant city with a rich history and a lively community. The picturesque downtown area boasts a plethora of quaint shops, cafes, and art galleries, perfect for exploring and relaxing after the race. Don’t miss the opportunity to indulge in some local seafood delicacies at one of the various waterfront restaurants – a true treat for food lovers!

Now, let’s talk about the weather. August in Gig Harbor is simply splendid. Expect mild temperatures, with average highs in the low 70s°F (around 22-24°C), providing the ideal running conditions for participants. The sun will be shining, and the skies will be clear, ensuring you have a comfortable and enjoyable race experience.

So, grab your fellow runners and mark your calendars for the Galloping Gertie Half Marathon! With its breathtaking course, the charm of Gig Harbor, and the perfect weather, this event promises to be an unforgettable adventure. Lace up, smile wide, and get ready to gallop your way to glory!

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