The Medavie Blue Cross Half Marathon takes participants on a 21.1-kilometre (13.1 miles) adventure through the vibrant streets of Halifax, Nova Scotia. This scenic route allows you to experience several of Halifax’s main attractions including Citadel Hill, Point Pleasant Park and the beautiful downtown core.

From our vibrant and enthusiastic cheering stations to the “Giv’er Crew” who will help you up and over the hills, to the people of Halifax cheering you on – we know that this half marathon will be like nothing you have ever experienced.

So go ahead and Giv’er a try! Put the Medavie Blue Cross Half Marathon on your to-do list for 2020!

Ready to Giv’er? Giv’er Twice with the Tim Hortons Double Double! Warm up with the 5 KM on Saturday morning before running the half marathon on Sunday. Twice the run is twice the fun!!

Race Details

Date: 05/17/2020

Official Start Time: 8:00 am

Official Race Closure Time: 2:00 pm

Distance: 21.1 KM

Course Information 

Due to the upcoming construction on the Cogswell Interchange scheduled to begin in May 2020 we’re currently making ajustments to our routes to compinsate for any distruptions. Stay tuned in early 2020 for an updated Medavie Blue Cross Half Marathon route.