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Gulf Beach Half Marathon

Saturday September 19, 2015 


Registration will be up on 3/19/2015




The Gulf Beach Half Marathon is the most gorgeous and FLATTEST Half Marathon in Connecticut!

Voted one of ACTIVE.COM’s “HALF MARATHONS TO DO” in 2013.

Run along the beautiful beaches of Milford featuring the Silver Sands State Park Boardwalk. This is a PR Course like no other. Join us for our 5th Annual. The race sells out and there is NO race day registration. There is race-day packet pick-up for pre-registered entrants. Register now and close out Summer with the best race in Connecticut!

Official Facebook Race Page

Check the photos, the feedback and the BUZZ surrounding the race and RSVP while you are there. https://www.facebook.com/#!/groups/214435448672314/

Course Map



  • Aid Stations stocked with Poland Spring Water, Gatorade Perform and GU at Miles 2.5, 4.5, 6.5, 8.5 and 10.5.

  • Custom Finisher Medals.

  • Short Sleeve TECH shirts.

  • Exact timing using “transponder on the bib” by Last Mile Timing for Net time and Gun time.

  • Custom Pint Pilsners Awards for overall top 3 men and women as well as top 3 men and women in all 5-year age groups.

  • Post-race food by SUBWAY.

  • Great Goody Bags.

  • Plenty of Porto-Lets and REAL BATHROOMS!

  • The race will start PROMPTLY at 8am!

Day-Before Packet Pick-up

On Friday, September 18, 2015 there will be an OPTIONAL early packet pick-up at TOTAL FITNESS EQUIPMENT 575 Boston Post Rd. Orange, CT. 06477 from 3:00pm-6:30pm. 

Race-Day Packet Pick-up

Race Day packet pick-up will be at the race start/finish from 6:30am-7:30am: Gulf Beach Recreation Area 550 Gulf St. Milford, CT. 06460. Make sure you arrive with PLENTY of time to get your packet with your bib. The race will start at 8:00am promptly.


6:30am: Packet pick-up Starts

7:30am: Packet Pickup Closes

8:00am: Half Marathon Starts

9:15am: First finishers

10:00am: Awards for those who finish in under 2 hours

10:30am: Awards for those who finish after 2 hours

11:30am: Final Finishers

11:45am: Last call for Awards

12:00pm: Race Venue Closed


From the South: Take RT 95N to Exit 39A. Go Right off Exit and bare LEFT on CHERRY St. Follow Cherry about a mile to Gulf St. Take a LEFT on Gulf Street and follow to Gulf Beach. From the North: Take 95S to Exit 39A. Exit will merge you onto RT 1. Bare left at the fork to Cherry St. Follow Cherry Street about a mile to Gulf St. Take a LEFT on Gulf St and follow to Gulf Beach.