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Thanksgiving Distance Classic
November 23, 2023
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About The Thanksgiving Distance Classic
Join us on November 23, 2023, for the exhilarating Thanksgiving Distance Classic, a half marathon race held in the vibrant city of Jacksonville, FL. This iconic event promises a truly memorable experience for all runners, whether you’re a seasoned athlete or a first-timer looking to conquer a significant fitness milestone.
Set against the picturesque backdrop of Jacksonville’s stunning riverfront, the Thanksgiving Distance Classic offers a unique course that winds through the city’s picturesque neighborhoods and showcases its rich history and captivating charm. As you race through the beautifully adorned streets, you’ll be greeted with the invigorating cheers of the local community and fellow running enthusiasts, motivating you to push your limits and celebrate the spirit of Thanksgiving.
Jacksonville itself is a city pulsating with energy and charisma. Known for its bustling arts and entertainment scene, as well as its pristine beaches and beautiful parks, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Immerse yourself in the city’s vibrant cultural offerings, indulge in its delicious cuisine, and explore its impressive array of museums and galleries.
In November, Jacksonville experiences mild and pleasant weather, with average temperatures ranging from the mid-60s to low 70s Fahrenheit. This makes it the ideal climate for running, ensuring a comfortable and enjoyable race experience for all participants.
So lace up your running shoes, gather your friends and family, and get ready to make unforgettable memories at the Thanksgiving Distance Classic. Don’t miss the chance to create cherished moments, push your limits, and embrace the indomitable spirit of running. See you at the starting line, where a journey of empowerment, passion, and shared joy awaits you!