RUN IT!

 

The Murray Half Marathon (MHM) is a 13.1 mile route, certified by U.S. Track and Field, that gives runners a grand tour of our fine city.  Runners start at the Center for Health and Wellness on Poplar Street before heading downtown to the historic courthouse square.  After winding through scenic Central Park, the runners then hit the pavement of the Murray State University's beautiful campus.  The runners continue the race on the west side of the city, where they pass through various residential and commercial neighborhoods before returning to Murray-Calloway County Hospital to finish the race.  The route stays fairly flat and offers plenty of scenery along the way. 

DETAILS:

RACE START TIME: 7:00 am, Saturday October 26, 2019

RACE STARTING LINE: 
Center for Health and Wellness, 716 Poplar Street, Murray, KY

RACE DAY INFO NUMBER: 270.762.1348

RACE DAY SCHEDULE
 

THE COURSE

The Murray Half Marathon (MHM) is a 13.1 mile route, certified by U.S. Track and Field, that gives runners a grand tour of our fine city. Runners start at the Center for Health and Wellness on Poplar Street before heading downtown to the historic courthouse square. After winding through scenic Central Park, the runners then hit the pavement of the Murray State University's beautiful campus. The runners continue the race on the west side of the city, where they pass through various residential and commercial neighborhoods before returning to Murray-Calloway County Hospital to finish the race. The route stays fairly flat and offers plenty of scenery along the way.  Click the .pdf icon for details on the course certification.

OUR HOMETOWN

Murray is a small community with a population of 17,741- not including college students. The 13.1 mile certified course highlights our beautiful downtown area and takes in the friendly atmosphere of the Murray State University campus. Murray was recently voted the healthiest county in Kentucky, and in 2013 by Rand McNally the friendliest small town in America. The Murray community welcomes runners and walkers alike to our great community and hope you have a great experience!

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

PACKET PICKUP - 10.25.19     10.30 AM - 6.00 PM

​HALF MARATHON & RELAY​ - 10.26.19    7.00 AM

5K RUN/1 MILE WALK - 10.26.19              7:10 AM

RACE DAY SCHEDULE

 

CONTACT​ US

By Email:

Contact Brady Parks at bsparks@murrayhospital.org


By Phone:

270.762.1800
RACE DAY INFO NUMBER: 270.762.1348

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