Scranton Half Marathon 2020

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2020 Virtual Scranton Half Marathon New Participants

You can still participate in this year's virtual half marathon while receiving all of the swag associated with the race. Swag includes a race bib, t-shirt (if registered by 9/13/2020), finisher medal, finisher blanket, and a buff from our presenting sponsor, Geisinger. Price for new registrants is $50 and you can register up until October 12, 2020 at 10:00 PM.

 

The 7th edition of the Scranton Half Marathon will take place on Sunday, March 29th, 2020, beginning and ending in PenFed Credit Union Field at Memorial Stadium. The goal of the race is to provide a superior event highlighting the local area and in doing so, bring increased exposure and revenue for local businesses. Proceeds from the 2020 event will benefit the continued development of the Lackawanna River Heritage Trail.

BACK FOR 2020

Half Marathon Walk! 

Here's the details:

Begins at 7:45am.Fully chip timed.Finishers receive Half Marathon Medal and Finisher's Gift.Awards to the Overall Male and Overall Female finishers.Aid stations for the walk begin with the mile 7.5 station.  This is a walk only, and participants are not permitted to engage in running during the event if registered for the walk.***Walkers must stay on the sidewalks until the lead police vehicle comes by at which point the course will be fully secure***Please note that due to course safety restrictions, the Doherty Double is not walk friendly.

 

Race Dates: Saturday, March 28 and Sunday, March 29, 2020

Times:  1/4 Mile Kid's Run: 2:30 PM (Saturday, March 28)

              5K: 3:00 PM (Saturday, March 28)

              Half Marathon Walk: 7:45 AM (Sunday, March 29)

              Half Marathon: 9:00 AM (Sunday, March 29)

              1/2 Mile Kid's Run: 9:30 AM (Sunday, March 29)

*The Doherty Double consists of both the 5K run only on Saturday, March 28, and the Half Marathon run only on Sunday, March 29, walkers are not permitted to signup for the Doherty Double.*

Location: PenFed Credit Union Field at Memorial Stadium 

Address: 3 West Olive Street, Scranton, PA 18508

Bib/Shirt Pickup: Friday, March 27 at the Race Expo from 5 to 9 PM. Also, on Saturday, March 28 from 11 AM to 5 PM.

Race Expo: Ice Box Sports Complex 3 West Olive Street, Scranton, PA 18508

Charitable Giving: The Scranton Half Marathon has given over $350,000 in it's first five years to the Lackawanna Heritage Valley Authority for the beautification and safety of the city of Scranton. 

For further race details, please visit www.scrantonhalf.com

 

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Road Running , Walk , Vertical race

Distance:

5K , Half-marathon , Less than 5K , Half to Marathon

Organized since 2014

Short review

 

2020 Virtual Scranton Half Marathon New Participants

You can still participate in this year's virtual half marathon while receiving all of the swag associated with the race. Swag includes a race bib, t-shirt (if registered by 9/13/2020), finisher medal, finisher blanket, and a buff from our presenting sponsor, Geisinger. Price for new registrants is $50 and you can register up until October 12, 2020 at 10:00 PM.

 

The 7th edition of the Scranton Half Marathon will take place on Sunday, March 29th, 2020, beginning and ending in PenFed Credit Union Field at Memorial Stadium. The goal of the race is to provide a superior event highlighting the local area and in doing so, bring increased exposure and revenue for local businesses. Proceeds from the 2020 event will benefit the continued development of the Lackawanna River Heritage Trail.

BACK FOR 2020

Half Marathon Walk! 

Here's the details:

Begins at 7:45am.Fully chip timed.Finishers receive Half Marathon Medal and Finisher's Gift.Awards to the Overall Male and Overall Female finishers.Aid stations for the walk begin with the mile 7.5 station.  This is a walk only, and participants are not permitted to engage in running during the event if registered for the walk.***Walkers must stay on the sidewalks until the lead police vehicle comes by at which point the course will be fully secure***Please note that due to course safety restrictions, the Doherty Double is not walk friendly.

 

Race Dates: Saturday, March 28 and Sunday, March 29, 2020

Times:  1/4 Mile Kid's Run: 2:30 PM (Saturday, March 28)

              5K: 3:00 PM (Saturday, March 28)

              Half Marathon Walk: 7:45 AM (Sunday, March 29)

              Half Marathon: 9:00 AM (Sunday, March 29)

              1/2 Mile Kid's Run: 9:30 AM (Sunday, March 29)

*The Doherty Double consists of both the 5K run only on Saturday, March 28, and the Half Marathon run only on Sunday, March 29, walkers are not permitted to signup for the Doherty Double.*

Location: PenFed Credit Union Field at Memorial Stadium 

Address: 3 West Olive Street, Scranton, PA 18508

Bib/Shirt Pickup: Friday, March 27 at the Race Expo from 5 to 9 PM. Also, on Saturday, March 28 from 11 AM to 5 PM.

Race Expo: Ice Box Sports Complex 3 West Olive Street, Scranton, PA 18508

Charitable Giving: The Scranton Half Marathon has given over $350,000 in it's first five years to the Lackawanna Heritage Valley Authority for the beautification and safety of the city of Scranton. 

For further race details, please visit www.scrantonhalf.com

 


12 Road Running races on 28 — 12 October 2020 in Scranton

The Doherty Double (5k and Half)

April 06, 2019

The race starts at 15:00

26.1 km

from $115

The Doherty Double (5k and Half)

March 28, 2020

The race starts at 15:00

26.1 km

from $115

Half Marathon

April 07, 2019

The race starts at 09:00

21 km

from $89.95

Half Marathon Walk

April 07, 2019

The race starts at 07:45

21 km

from $89.95

Half Marathon Run

October 08, 2020

The race starts at 00:00

21 km

from $80

Half Marathon Walk

October 08, 2020

The race starts at 00:00

21 km

from $80

5k

April 06, 2019

The race starts at 15:00

5 km

from $40

5k Run Only

March 28, 2020

The race starts at 15:00

5 km

from $40

1/2 Mile Kid's Fun Run

April 07, 2019

The race starts at 09:30

0.8 km

from $0

1/2 Mile Kid's Fun Run

March 29, 2020

The race starts at 09:30

0.8 km

from $0

1/4 Mile Kid's Fun Run

April 06, 2019

The race starts at 14:30

0.4 km

from $0

1/4 Mile Kid's Fun Run

March 28, 2020

The race starts at 14:30

0.4 km

from $0

Weather for Mar 28, 2020

48.11 °F

Wind: 9.28 m/s.

Mostly cloudy throughout the day..

Very Good for running

Past weather

Apr 12, 2015

51.47 °F, wind 2.84m/s

Mostly cloudy until afternoon..

Apr 10, 2016

35.61 °F, wind 1.89m/s

Light snow in the afternoon..

Apr 01, 2017

41.21 °F, wind 2.51m/s

Rain throughout the day..

Apr 07, 2018

54.35 °F, wind 1.34m/s

Overcast throughout the day..

Apr 06, 2019

51.42 °F, wind 2.89m/s

Partly cloudy throughout the day..

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