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St. Jude Memphis Half Marathon

In-Person

 
 

Race day is Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021

 
 

Course overview

 
The half marathon starts in the same location and at the same time as the full and 10K on B.B. King Blvd. between Beale St. and FedEx Forum. The route marries the marathon and 10K courses through Downtown Memphis and up 2nd Street to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital campus to greet patients and their families, before heading south on Front St. through the bustling South Main District. Runners will then head east to Danny Thomas Blvd. and north to picturesque North Parkway. The half route splits off on N. Avalon St. to head south through Evergreen neighborhood’s Stonewall St. whose residents fully embrace the celebration of race day year after year. Runners return downtown via North Parkway and Danny Thomas Blvd. to Union Ave. to celebrate at the finish line by AutoZone Park.

Race day weather: Average high/low: 56°F/38°F

Apply to join this year's event as a Wheelchair Participant.

 
 

START LOCATION

 

B.B. King Blvd. & Beale Street

 
 

DATE and START TIME

 

Date: Sat., Dec. 4, 2021
Start Time: 8 a.m.

 
 

REGISTRATION FEE

 

Sold-Out

 
 
 
 

Age requirement

Half marathon participants must be 14 years or older as of race day.

 

Course time limit

The half marathon course limit is 4 hours 20 minutes (approximately a 20-minute-per-mile pace).

 
 

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