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Hamden Hills Half Marathon

May 27, 2023

Hamden, CT

Run the Hamden Hills Half Marathon on 27 May, 2023 and experience the beautiful scenery of Hamden, Connecticut. Challenge yourself to a 13.1 mile course and enjoy the race day festivities!
Run the Hamden Hills Half Marathon on 27 May, 2023 and experience the beautiful scenery of Hamden, Connecticut. Challenge yourself to a 13.1 mile course and enjoy the race day festivities!
Participants run the half marathon Hamden Hills Half Marathon in Hamden, Connecticut in May!
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About The Hamden Hills Half Marathon

The Hamden Hills Half Marathon is a unique race that takes place in the town of Hamden, Connecticut on May 27th 2023. Runners will experience an unforgettable 13.1-mile journey through a beautiful landscape comprised of rolling hills and lush forests.

As runners traverse this course, they’ll be treated to stunning views of Lake Whitney and Mount Tom Hill with its striking cliffs overlooking the lake. The area is known for its outstanding fall foliage during late October and early November, making it the perfect backdrop for a half marathon. There are also plenty of water stations throughout the route so you can stay hydrated during your run.

May usually brings mild weather conditions which provide ideal running conditions for participants who come from all over New England to take part in this popular event. Temperatures range from 50 degrees Fahrenheit (10 Celsius) at night to 70 degrees Fahrenheit (21 Celsius) during midday hours, so make sure you dress accordingly! You can expect large crowds gathered along the sidelines cheering on each runner as they complete their respective goals while taking in some incredible scenery at various points along the course – definitely something not to miss out on!

The event also includes post-race festivities such as live music performances and delicious food options like barbeque sandwiches and hot dogs provided by local vendors within close proximity to where participants end their run. Additionally, there are awards given out after all finishers cross the finish line including trophies or plaques awarded according to age group divisions as well as overall top performers in both men’s and women’s categories – great incentive for pushing yourself extra hard!

In sum, if you’re looking for an exciting half marathon experience filled with picturesque views, inspiring crowds, challenging terrain and desired rewards then look no further than Hamden Hills Half Marathon!