The Scottsdale Half Marathon (formerly known as the Fiesta Bowl Half Marathon) has been a year end tradition for Valley runners for almost 30 years. Whether this is your first Half or your 50th, you won't want to miss this event.
RACE FEES FOR THE HALF MARATHON
$45 thru March 24
$50 thru June 2
$55 thru August 2
$60 thru September 5
$65 thru October 4
$70 thru October 30
$75 thru November 22
$85 thru Race Day
The Half Marathon course is a flat and fast loop touring scenic Scottsdale and Gainey Ranch. The course is USATF certified and Aid is at start/finish, 2.5, 5, 7, 9, 10, 11 & 12 miles. Click here for a course map
NEW THIS YEAR! MUSCLE MILK BACK2BACK WINTER CHALLENGE
Want more swag??? Earn an exclusive medal for finishing both the 12k’s of Christmas (12k or 6k) on Saturday December 9th and the Scottsdale Half Marathon (1/2 or 5k) on Sunday December 10th. Signup for both Back2Back events today!
Clocks will display split times at each mile on the Half Marathon course. Splits Recorded and posted online at the 2 mile, 4 mile, 6 mile, 8 mile, 10 mile and 12 mile marks on the Half Marathon.
½ MARATHON EARLY START
For those requiring more than 3 hours for the ½ marathon, there will be an early start at 6:30am, 1 hour prior to the regular start. This is designed for those that need that extra time, and not for those that want to get to brunch early. These starters are not eligible for age group awards.
The top three Half Marathon finishers in each of the following categories will receive awards: 11 & under, 12-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79,80-84, 85+, Top three Male and Female finishers in the Half Marathon will also receive cash prizes.
HALF MARATHON PACERS
Our title sponsor, Runner's Den will again be providing pacers for the Half Marathon. They will run at the following goal times: 1:30, 1:40, 1:50, 2:00, 2:10, 2:20, 2:30, 2:40, 2:50, 3:00
Put together 5 or more friends and form a team. Awards will be presented to the top three fastest teams using the combined times of the first 5 team members to finish the Half Marathon. To be entered as a team, simply enter the team name on each of the individuals entry forms or go online, create a team and have your friends join your team. If you have already registered, just use the "CONTACT" tab above and email us with the Team Name and name of the individuals.
FREE TEXT MESSAGING AND LIVE RESULTS
Have your friends stay updated on your progress as they receive live status updates from the course. CLICK HERE to sign up for live athlete tracking. You can also enter your facebook information and your splits and final time will be posted live there also.
Race Timing by Raceplace Events
This event is being timed by Raceplace Event Systems using the ChronoTrack system timing technology.
You must wear your "B-Tag" correctly in order to be timed. It must be clearly visible on the front of the torso. Please review these instructions.