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IPA 5K & Half Marathon
July 21, 2024
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About The IPA 5K & Half Marathon
Are you a craft beer enthusiast and a passionate runner? Then the IPA 5K & Half Marathon in Newburyport, Massachusetts is the perfect race for you! Taking place on July 21, 2024, this event combines the excitement of a half marathon with the celebration of India Pale Ale, the rockstar of craft beer.
Starting and finishing at the RiverWalk Brewery, runners have the unique opportunity to enjoy a refreshing cold beer in the taproom immediately after crossing the finish line. Imagine the sense of accomplishment and satisfaction as you savor the taste of a well-deserved IPA!
Beyond the race, Newburyport offers a plethora of attractions and activities to enjoy. Located in Essex County, this charming coastal city is known for its historic architecture, vibrant arts scene, and picturesque views of the Merrimack River. You can spend the day exploring the waterfront, strolling through the downtown area dotted with boutique shops and delicious eateries, or even taking a scenic boat tour.
In July, Newburyport experiences mild and comfortable weather. With average temperatures ranging from 68F to 83F (20C to 28C), it’s the ideal climate for running a half marathon. The gently warming summer breeze off the river will keep you motivated throughout the race.
So get ready to lace up your running shoes, indulge in a post-race beer, and embark on an unforgettable journey through the streets of Newburyport. Join us at the IPA 5K & Half Marathon and raise your glass (or water bottle) to a thrilling racing experience that perfectly blends the love of running with the appreciation of craft beer. Cheers to a race like no other!