Please join us for the 4th annual Crossroads Half Marathon race on a fast and relatively flat course. This is an informal no-frill event.
Sunday, April 16, 2023, at 8 a.m.
Crossroads Half Marathon hosted by Crossroads Running Club
We’ve been trying to host this race for free but unfortunately we are unable to continue to do so. We’ve encountered too many no-shows and last-minute dropouts which raise our costs substantially and unnecessarily. We could never thank our sponsors and volunteers enough for all their help over the past couple of years.
*$4.99 until 3/17 at 11:59 pm; $9.99 until 3/31, and $14.99 until 4/15 or whenever we reach the capacity.
If you have COVID-19 or any variants of COVID or related symptoms, please be considerate to others and STAY HOME. We ask that you follow current COVID-19 guidelines set forth by the Federal and State government.
The course runs on the Middlesex Greenway, a picturesque open space resource within the communities of Metuchen, Edison, and Woodbridge. Situated on a historic portion of Lehigh Valley rail corridor. It is a 3.6 mile long and 10-foot wide, paved asphalt tree-lined trail. The course will be marked. We will also have a copy of the course map posted in the Start area.
Schedule of events:
7:50 am National Anthem
7:55 Pre-race instructions
8:00 am Start of Crossroads Half Marathon
Timing will be provided by Compuscore, a premier race timer in the area.
Race Cutoff time:
You must complete the 13.1 miles in 3 hours, or approximately 13:40 minutes per mile.
Water will be available at the Start/Finish area and around miles 2.9 and 4.3. Gatorade and Bananas will be available in the Start / Finish area.
Awards: Overall Male and Overall Female.
Free parking and Portable Toilets are available on-site.
The Middlesex Greenway is free of vehicular traffic and the use of headphones is permitted. However, there are several crossing points open to vehicular traffic, including the Middlesex CR-514. Always be aware of your surroundings.