The Medavie Blue Cross Half Marathon takes participants on a 21.1-kilometre (13.1 miles) adventure through the vibrant streets of Halifax and Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. This scenic route allows you to experience several main attractions including Citadel Hill, Lake Banook, 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 and Dartmouth 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: November 8th, 2020

Official Start Time: 8:00 am

Official Race Closure Time: 2:00 pm

Distance: 21.1 KM

Course Information 

Click here for a downloadable course description.

Click the map for a downloadable pdf.