Half Marathon Course
The Half Marathon will start and finish at Safety Harbor Marina Park. You will run north on N. Bayshore Dr until you enter Philippe Park. Enjoy a small incline and decline in and out of the shady and tree-lined park as you head south back through Safety Harbor. You will then head into the Ream Wilson Trail for a short out and back. You will run the south portion of this route twice. This course has 2 large incline and declines that you do in the first 3 miles, but is still fast and a great opportunity for a PR! Course nutrition will include Gatorade, enegry gels (variety of brands), & water. This course provides 11 aid station opportunities with 2 port-a-potties per station. Mile 1.2, 2.6, 4.6*, 5.1*, 6.3, 7.6, 8.8*, 9.3*, 10.5, 11.9. will all have Water & Gatorade. Aid Stations with an * will have energy gels.
The 10K will start in front of the beautiful Safety Harbor Resort & Spa and head north along the water on Bayshore Boulevard. You will run over to Philippe Parkway and then back before heading south on Bayshore Boulevard into Clearwater FL. With a few small inclines and declines, this course will be fast and have great views of Old Tampa Bay.