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Punta Gorda Half Marathon

January 7, 2023

Punta Gorda, FL

Experience the beautiful Punta Gorda, Florida and challenge yourself in the Punta Gorda Half Marathon on 7 January, 2023! Join us for a scenic 13.1 mile run, and enjoy a rewarding finish line experience.
Experience the beautiful Punta Gorda, Florida and challenge yourself in the Punta Gorda Half Marathon on 7 January, 2023! Join us for a scenic 13.1 mile run, and enjoy a rewarding finish line experience.
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About The Punta Gorda Half Marathon

The Punta Gorda Half Marathon is an excellent choice for any avid runner looking to challenge themselves in a scenic and exciting race. Held in the picturesque town of Punta Gorda, Florida on 7 January 2023, this half marathon provides plenty of option for runners of all levels.

The course follows a beautiful and unique route that takes you through some of the best sites that Southwest Florida has to offer. Starting at Laishley Park Marina, runners head south down Charlotte Harbor Drive and then west towards Gilchrist Park where they will run along the banks of the Peace River. After crossing over into Charlotte County, runners will continue their journey around Charlotte Harbor by heading north up Placida Road before winding back to Laishley Park Marina via Kings Highway and US 41 Business loop (Tamiami Trail). The views throughout this entire stretch are breathtaking; from lush green trees to stunning blue waters, every step taken during this race is memorable!

Typical weather for that time of year can range from mild temperatures in the mid-60s Fahrenheit (18°C) with sun shining brightly down upon participants or cooler temperatures in the upper 50s (14°C) with light rain showers passing by periodically. No matter what conditions arise, they usually don’t hinder anyone’s performance as most people have come prepared with appropriate clothing choices so they can stay comfortable throughout their run no matter what kind of weather may be present on race day.

The crowd at Punta Gorda Half Marathon is always lively and enthusiastic, cheering on every runner who passes them by while shouting out words of encouragement as well as giving high fives if requested! Everyone comes out wanting nothing more than to support each other regardless if they are running or spectating; it truly creates a wonderful atmosphere that makes taking part in this event even better than one could imagine.

All things considered, signing up for Punta Gorda Half Marathon would be an excellent decision for those looking for an enjoyable way to spend their weekend while also getting some exercise done at the same time! With its stunning scenery along with friendly crowds cheering you on every step you take along your route – It definitely makes completing such a challenging task feel much more satisfying when compared to doing it alone!