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Savin Rock Marathon
March 25, 2023
West Haven, CT
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About The Savin Rock Marathon
The Savin Rock Marathon in West Haven, Connecticut is an exciting and challenging half marathon race that takes place on March 25th of 2023. This 13-mile course is a beautiful journey through scenic coastal towns, offering stunning views of Long Island Sound and the surrounding area. The route begins at West Haven Beach, winding its way past historic homes and parks before eventually ending back at the beach. Along the way runners will get to experience some of Connecticut’s most breathtaking vistas as they make their way towards the finish line.
The typical weather for this time of year is mild but can still be quite unpredictable so it’s important to dress accordingly with layers or lightweight rain gear if necessary. The crowds are usually quite enthusiastic during this event as spectators come out in droves to cheer on their favorite runners from start to finish. It’s also common to see plenty of water stations set up along the route providing much needed hydration for those taking part in the race.
One thing that sets this race apart from many others is that it offers a “Race Within A Race” option where participants can compete against themselves by running two consecutive circuits around West Haven Beach instead of just one loop like most other races do. This allows runners an opportunity to test their limits while still being able to take advantage of all that nature has to offer along each lap! Additionally, there are prizes available for both overall winners and age group champions which adds even more incentive for people who want to push themselves during this unique challenge.
Overall, the Savin Rock Marathon is sure to provide a memorable experience no matter what level you’re competing at! With gorgeous scenery, enthusiastic crowds and plenty of opportunities for personal achievement – racing here promises something special no matter how long you’ve been running marathons or half marathons!