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

From our energetic 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 2021!

Ready to Giv’er? Giv’er Twice with the  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: Sunday November 7th, 2021

Official Start Time: 8:00 am

Official Race Closure Time: 2:00 pm

Distance: 21.1KM

Course Information 

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