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Rock of Ages
September 30, 2023
Ft. Worth, TX
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About The Rock of Ages
The Rock of Ages Half Marathon in Ft. Worth, Texas is an annual event that takes place on 30 September, 2023 and is one of the most popular races in the area. The race course winds through some of the city’s best sights and attractions, taking runners along a scenic 13.1-mile route with plenty to explore along the way.
The half marathon begins at Panther Island Pavilion near downtown Fort Worth before heading onto North Main Street for a long stretch eastward past many well-known landmarks such as Sundance Square and Historic Stockyards District. After winding its way north towards Central City Park, runners will then take a loop around Marine Creek Lake before heading back south through Trinity Park and West 7th Street until they reach the finish line at Panther Island Pavilion.
On race day, participants can expect comfortable weather typical for late September in Texas – usually sunny skies with temperatures ranging from mid 70s to low 80s Fahrenheit (mid 20s Celsius). There are also usually quite large crowds cheering on runners throughout the course which helps to create an exciting atmosphere!
For those who want extra motivation during their run there are various aid stations located along the route providing drinks (water/Gatorade) plus snacks like bananas or energy bars; medical personnel is also available should any issues arise during your run. Additionally, music will be provided by local DJs or bands stationed along different points of the course ensuring that everyone has something to keep them going!
Overall, running this half marathon is sure to be an enjoyable experience for anyone looking for a challenge amid beautiful scenery within one of America’s most unique cities – definitely worth signing up for if you’re ever in town!