Southeast Virginia Half and Full Marathons
The secret is out about half and full marathons in Virginia – Southeast Virginia is the destination of choice! Courses in Virginia Beach, Norfolk and Hampton are flat and fast and that makes them perfect for runners who want the best possible marathon time. Whether you’re training for another national race or working to qualify, these half and full Southeast Virginia marathons are among the most popular on the East Coast!
- Crawlin’ Crab Half Marathon – There’s something for everyone with this race weekend in Hampton, VA, making it family friendly for runners who want a destination experience. There’s the half marathon, along with a 5k and a kids 1k fun run. Complete with a snappy fast and flat course on the water, ample room for friends and family to cheer you on and a pumped up and picturesque post race celebration!
- Norfolk Harbor Half – This is another Southeast Virginia race weekend event that is sure to please. Enjoy Norfolk, Virginia’s Downtown, thriving art community, historic neighborhoods, and Old Dominion University’s campus as you take on the 5K, 10K, or Half Marathon. Keep an eye out for Norfolk’s iconic mermaids along the course as you experience this flat, fast course! (Hint: there are over 20 along the Half Marathon course.)
- Shamrock Half Marathon – The Anthem Shamrock Half Marathon is flat and fast, making it the perfect place for a PR (personal record). Participants will enjoy spectators and entertainment along the course as well as a festive finish line celebration.
- Shamrock Marathon – The Shamrock is Southeast Virginia’s premier marathon! 2023 will mark the 51st running and this St. Paddy’s Day tradition has a race distance for every goal: Marathon, Half Marathon, 8K, and challenges. No matter the distance, you’ll experience the best of Coastal Virginia on a flat, fast, and scenic course before crossing the finish line overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. The party continues after the race at our post race celebration on the beach with Yuengling Beer, Murphy’s Irish Stew, and Live Music.