Half Marathon

The Tobacco Road Half-Marathon is a USATF-certified 13.1 mile course run on the American Tobacco Trail in Cary, NC.

Fees & Registration

Race Course

The half marathon is a USATF Certified 13.1mile course comprised of a simple out-and-back course.  

The half and full marathon races begin together at 7am on Brooks Park Lane and head towards the entrance of Thomas Brooks Park. At Green Level Church Road turn right and proceed past Green Hope School Road to Morrisville Parkway. At Morrisville Parkway, runners turn left and proceed for a little over 1 mile to the American Tobacco Trail (ATT). Runners turn left on the ATT and go south to a u-turn at Olive Chapel, just past the Highway 64 underpass. 

The first and last 2.5 miles of both races are on paved roadways and the ATT surface is compacted screenings with some sections a combination of asphalt and compacted screenings.

Course Map with Elevation

Training for Your 1st Half Marathon?

Looking for a training plan to complete your 1st half marathon, we've developed a plan that starts the September 7!

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