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Independence Series – Day 1 – DE
May 31, 2023
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About The Independence Series – Day 1 – DE
The Independence Series – Day 1 – DE in Bear, Delaware is an exciting and challenging half marathon held each year on the 31st of May. This scenic race takes runners through the rolling hills of northern Delaware, giving them incredible views from start to finish. The course winds through some of the most picturesque parts of the state including historic Dover, pretty Harrington and lovely Smyrna. Along the way you will pass by many beautiful farms with plenty of cows grazing in their fields as well as breathtakingly gorgeous forests full of tall trees and lush greenery.
When it comes to weather conditions during this race, expect mild temperatures throughout most days in late May; highs are typically between 70-80 degrees Fahrenheit with lows around 50-60 degrees Fahrenheit at night. The air tends to be quite humid but breezes can help keep runners cool during hot summer months. Rainfall is minimal during this time so it’s unlikely that poor weather will affect your race performance!
Runners can look forward to a supportive crowd throughout much of their journey as spectators tend to line up along major portions of the route cheering on participants while offering words encouragement or refreshments like water or snacks for those who need them. Additionally, there are often local vendors set up near checkpoints selling goods like hats or t-shirts for those looking for something special after finishing their run!
The Independence Series – Day 1 – DE half marathon should definitely be included on any runner’s list when searching for a great event to participate in! With its combination of stunning scenery and friendly crowds, plus mild temperatures perfect for running long distances comfortably – this race has all ingredients needed for an enjoyable experience from start to finish!