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New Bedford Half Marathon
March 17, 2024
New Bedford, MA
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About The New Bedford Half Marathon
The New Bedford Half Marathon, scheduled for March 17, 2024, in the vibrant city of New Bedford, MA, is a race like no other. As a seasoned half marathon runner, you will undoubtedly find this event to be both exhilarating and memorable.
Renowned for its scenic route, the New Bedford Half Marathon offers runners an unparalleled experience. Starting at the beautiful Fort Taber Park, the course winds its way through the charming streets of New Bedford, showcasing the city’s rich history and stunning coastal views. With its flat terrain, the course presents an ideal challenge for those seeking to conquer their personal best.
But it’s not just about the race. New Bedford is a city brimming with culture and charm. Known as the “Whaling City,” it boasts a fascinating maritime history, which can be explored in the renowned New Bedford Whaling Museum. Moreover, the city is famous for its vibrant arts scene, featuring galleries, theaters, and live music venues that will surely captivate any visitor.
In March, New Bedford experiences cool temperatures, with an average high of around 48F (9C), making it the perfect climate for running. As the race falls on St. Patrick’s Day, you’ll be entertained by the jovial atmosphere and spirited crowds, adding an extra dash of excitement to your experience.
So lace up your shoes and get ready to be part of the New Bedford Half Marathon. With its captivating course, rich culture, and perfect weather, this race promises an unforgettable experience. May the road rise to meet you and may the finish line bring you joy and triumph!