The Capital City Half Marathon offers a scenic course featuring paved trails, parks and treks along rivers, through beautiful wooded areas. It features some of the area’s most scenic attractions including the Lansing River Trail, Scott Woods and Hawk Island Park.
Date: Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016
Start Time: 8 a.m. in front of the Lansing Community College
Total Time: 6 1/2 hours
Address: Lansing Community College, Grand Avenue, Lansing, MI 48912
CCRR Half Marathon Registration Fees:
Now through March 31: $49
March 31-Aug. 16: $59
Aug. 17-Sep. 18: $69
Late registration on race day, Sept. 18: $79
General proceeds benefit the Impression 5 Science Center. Register Online through RunSignUp.com. RunSignUp applies a surcharge to each registration. Walk-in and mail-in registration also available. Registration fees are nonrefundable.
Registration information is available here.
- Friday, Sept. 16, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. at Playmakers in Okemos
- Saturday, Sept. 17, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. at Playmakers in Okemos
- Sunday, Sept. 18, 6:30-8 a.m. at Lansing Community College’s Gannon Building
Special awards go to top male and female open, master, and grandmaster finishers in the half marathon and 5K races. Age group awards go five deep in the half marathon for 13 & under, 14-19, and then in 5 year increments going as high as necessary. Awards go three deep in the 5K. Competitive race walkers are welcome to participate, but will not be considered a separate division. Non-competitive walkers are welcome in both races, but participants must be able to complete the half marathon course in 4 hours, 20 minutes. Medals are awarded to all half marathon finishers.
Results & Timing
Results are posted immediately after the races at the finish. Results are also available later on race day at playmakers.com and gaultracemanagement.com. We will be using tag timing for the half marathon event. Runners will be given a timing tag with instructions for use. An electronic mat at the start and finish lines will record times as runners complete the race. Timing tags are disposable.
Directions & Parking
The Marathon, Half Marathon, Relay and 5K will start in front of the Lansing Community College, Grand Avenue, Lansing, MI 48933. The Finish will be in nearby Adado Riverfront Park. Information about city parking ramps can be found at cityoflansingmi.com. Prior to race day, check the event website for information about parking, road construction, and access to downtown Lansing. Find out more here.
Free showers are available at the Downtown YMCA Fitness Center, 119 N. Washington Sq., Lansing, MI 48933 517/484-4000. Bring your race number to the desk.
Organizers reserve the right to modify the race courses and distances in the unlikely event of flooding and other circumstances or occurrences that are beyond our control.