The Key West Half Marathon Ranks #7 in the New Book, The Best Half Marathons in the World, by Steve Kesh!
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KEY WEST, Florida Keys — The historic Old Town and waterfront districts are to become a scenic racecourse for several thousand runners Sunday, Jan. 17, during the annual Key West Half Marathon. Now in its 18th year, the race typically attracts American and international runners to compete in Key West’s balmy January climate. Named as…Details
Friends: I was both proud and happy to see that in its October issue, Runner’s World listed me among “The 50 Most Influential People in Running.” I tell why on my Facebook pages: Hal Higdon and Half Higdon’s Marathon. To make it easier for you, here is the link followed by the copy from RW:…Details
When you’re running a half marathon, enjoying the scenery and soaking up the atmosphere can take a backseat when you’re digging deep and pushing yourself to the limit, especially in those last few kilometres. Here are five half marathons where you definitely won’t want to miss the sights and scenery. Key West Half Marathon Ranked…Details
The Key West Half Marathon ranks #3 in Runner’s World Bucket List: 10 Destination Half Marathons! Key West Half Marathon Where: Key West, Florida When: January 17, 2016; January 15, 2017 Approximate Number of Finishers: 4,000 Register: keywesthalfmarathon.com Why Run It: More than half of the flat, out-and-back course runs on the Florida Keys Overseas Heritage Trail, directly overlooking the aqua…Details
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 8, 2015 KEY WEST, Florida Keys — Runners and paddleboard enthusiasts can test their skills and celebrate Ernest Hemingway’s sporting lifestyle during the Malibu Rum Hemingway 5K Sunset Run/Walk and Paddleboard Race set for Saturday, July 25th. This popular 5K Run/Walk & Paddle Board Race is the oldest ongoing race in…Details
The 17th Annual Key West Half Marathon and 5K – Running in America’s Southernmost CityHere it comes! It’s January 18, 2015, and is your best chance to get away from winter and run in the beautiful Florida Keys. An ideal destination in the middle of those dark cold winter days; plan now on some sunshine…Details