Half Marathon Course

The Real Racine Half Marathon & 5K presented by Racine Toyota & Racine Honda will take you on a tour of the beautiful shoreline of Lake Michigan. The course will start and finish in downtown Racine near Festival Hall.  The course starts by going south through Pershing Park and past the Gateway Technical College campus. The route will use a combination of residential streets and paved bike paths close to the scenic shore of this beautiful lake, with moderately rolling hills. Highlights of the course will take you past several parks as well as through famous North Beach which has won accolades for being a Certified Blue Wave clean beach by the National Clean Beaches Council. As you run north, you will have the Wind Point lighthouse in your sights before turning around and heading south again. On your way back you will pass the Racine Zoo as well as catch glimpses of Racine Harbor before finishing near Festival Hall.

 


5K Course

The Real Racine Half Marathon & 5K presented by Racine Toyota & Racine Honda course will start and finish near Festival Hall. The course will start going south through Pershing park and past the Gateway Technical College Campus along Lake Michigan.  The course will then turn north and run past some of Racine’s historical homes before passing Memorial Hall which is on the National Registry of Historic Places.  

*Course subject to change pending approval and certification.*