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Syracuse Half Marathon
April 16, 2023
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About The Syracuse Half Marathon
The Syracuse Half Marathon is an exciting event for runners of all levels. The race takes place in the heart of Syracuse, New York on April 16th 2023 and offers a unique chance to experience some of the city’s most beautiful sights.
The route starts just outside the downtown area at Onondaga Lake Park, and winds its way through some of Syracuse’s iconic neighborhoods including Clinton Square and Armory Square. Runners will enjoy stunning views along their run as they make their way up University Hill before traveling back down towards Onondaga Creekwalk for the finish line. Along your journey you’ll get to take in breathtaking sites like Old Erie Canal Historic Park, Franklin Square, Thornden Park and more!
The typical weather that time of year can be variable but usually includes temperatures between forty-five to sixty degrees Fahrenheit with mild humidity levels throughout your run. Rain showers can occur so be sure to bring appropriate gear should it start raining during your race! In addition, depending on when you enter into certain parts of the course (like Armory square), you may find yourself running amongst large crowds cheering you on – creating an incredible atmosphere that will keep you motivated throughout your half marathon adventure!
Overall this half marathon is an excellent experience for both experienced runners looking for a challenge or beginners who are looking to complete their first full distance race; offering something special for everyone involved!