Half Marathon Course

Join over 3,000 participants from across the country to run in the beautiful Lehigh Valley in Pennsylvania. The course is closed to traffic and runners can enjoy more than a dozen live bands on the half marathon route. The course takes you through several Allentown parks including the Lehigh Parkway, which Runner’s World magazine has listed as one of the top 100 places to run in the country.

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ELEVATIONS
Start: 340’/104 meters
Finish: 320’/97.5 meters
Highest: 340’/104 meters
Lowest: 249’/75.9 meters

HALF MARATHON COURSE RECORDS
1:04:49 John Kagwe, 1995
1:15:49 Anne Marie Lauck, 1998

USATF CERTIFICATION
We are currently recertifying our half marathon course

NOTE: Half Marathon opens to traffic in 3 hours

Race Registration opens October 1

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A Scenic Course


Run through Allentown's outstanding park system. Enjoy more than a dozen live bands along the way.
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