The first 850 people to register will receive a FREE performance fleece!
A unique point-to-point, DOWNHILL course starting at Gould Hill Farm, a quintessential New Hampshire apple orchard with views of fall foliage and running scenic country roads to finish at the NH State House.
Course Time Limit: 4 Hours
Start Time: 8:00am
USATF Certified Map (PDF): USATF Certified Course – NH20004BK
RACE DATE & TIME
October 17, 2021 at 8:00AM
EARLY BIB & APPAREL PICK-UP
Available at the Millennium Running Retail Store (138 Bedford Center Road, Bedford, NH) during the following times:
- Saturday, October 16, 2021 (10am-6pm)
RACE DAY BIB & APPAREL PICK-UP
If not picked up at “Early Bib & Apparel Pick Up” on Saturday, Bibs can be pick-up on race day from 6:30am-7:45am at the Start located at Gould Hill Farm in Contoocook, NH. Apparel will be available for pick-up at the “hoodie tent” at the Finish located in Concord, NH upon finishing the event 13.1 mile track.
DIRECTIONS TO START
Gould Hill Farm, 656 Gould Hill Rd., Contoocook, NH. [MAP with directions from finish line] Drivers will need to access Gould Hill Rd from Penacook Rd. Drivers will need to drop and go – there will be no parking available at the start.
Finish line parking is available in general city parking within downtown Concord. For more information, visit the Downtown Concord parking website. There is no parking available at the start.
Bus transportation is available from the finish line at the New Hampshire State House to the start line at Gould Hill Farm. ONLY registered participants will be allowed on the shuttles. [MAP of finish area]
PARTICIPANT DROP-OFF AREA
ALL participant drop-off will take place at Gould Hill Farm. Drivers will need to access Gould Hill Rd from Penacook Rd. Drivers will need to drop and go – there will be no parking available. [MAP of start area]
For the safety of our participants, spectators will not be allowed at the start. If you wish to cheer your runner on along the course, you may drive along the course as in-bound traffic towards Concord is open, while out-bound traffic is closed to traffic. There will be dedicated parking and cheer stations at Hopkinton Town Hall and Concord Hospital.
Track your favorite athletes in real-time! Download the Millennium Running App and select the people you want to follow as they navigate their way around the course and pass over 5 different timing splits!
Simply check your bag in the gear drop-off tent at the Start (at Gould Hill Farm) and pick it up at the gear pick-up tent at the Finish. All gear checked at the start will be transported via bus to the finish for you to pick-up. A gear check label will be attached to your bib to fill out and then attach to your bag.
Water stops will be located at approximately the 2 mile, 4 mile, 6.2 mile, 8 mile, and 10 mile marks. Powerade will also be available at each stop beginning at the 6.2 mile mark.
UnTapped Energy packets will be available at the 8 mile water stop.
Bathrooms are available at the starting line before the race. Course port-a-johns will be located at each aid station, and at the finish line.
POST RACE REFRESHMENTS
Dasani water and Powerade are provided by Coca Cola Northeast and other grab & go items.
All results will be displayed live at the Millennium Running timing trailer adjacent to the finish line. Live online results will be published exclusively on MillenniumRunning.com.
If you opt into receiving text results, you will get a text with your finisher time and a link to the full results page.
RACE PHOTOS sponsored by AutoFair
Millennium Running is happy to provide FREE digital race photos from this event thanks to our friends at AutoFair. Photos will be posted online 3-4 business days following the event.
Finishers of the event will receive a link to their finisher video. The link will be emailed online 1-2 business days following the event.
Awards will be given to the top 3 male and female in each 5-yr age group. (19 and under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34 … 80+). Stop by the Awards Tent following the race to claim your award. Awards will not be mailed after the event.
Delta Dental New England Half-Marathon medals will be distributed at the finish line.
REFUNDS & TRANSFERS
Please read our Refund & Transfer Policy for full information.
Read a full list of General FAQ’s here.
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VIRTUAL RACE DATE & TIMES
Anytime during “race week” from Monday, October 11 through Sunday, October 17, 2021. Whatever time that works for you.
BIBS, HOODIES & MEDALS
Bibs, hoodies and medals can be picked up at the Millennium Running Retail Store during early bib pick up or mailed to participants.
HOW DO I SUBMIT MY RESULTS?
It’s easy! On race week we will be sending you a unique link via email to your RunReg entry that will allow you to submit your race results. Results must be submitted by 11:59pm EDT on Sunday, October 17.
Official Results will be published exclusively on millenniumrunning.com on Monday, October 18. You have until 11:59pm on Sunday, October 17 to submit your time using the unique link provided in your confirmation email.
Be your own photographer! Take a selfie using our new app and we’ll provide you with a link to the official race photos. We also you invite you to share your experience on Facebook and Instagram tagging @millenniumrunning and using the #millenniumrunning #newenglandhalf
Everyone wins their own virtual race! As such, there will be no recognition of race times.
What about the Elliot Millennium Series and Delta Dental Points Chase?
Virtual registrants will earn miles towards the Elliot Millennium Series Jacket! However, no pints will be assigned for the Delta Dental Points Chase.
Your registration includes…
• Performance Fleece (first 850 registrants)
• Finisher Medal
• Free Race Photos
• Finish Line Video
|2019||Mark LaPrade||1:18:05||Bedford, NH|
|2018||Aaron Dinzeo||1:09:25||Providence, RI|
|2017||Craig McMohan||1:14:22||Manchester, NH|
|2016||Jaidiby Zapata||1:14:39||Milford, NH|
|2015||Jason Ayr||1:07:54*||Allston, MA|
|2014||Peter Harrison||1:08:51||Seattle, WA|
*denotes course records
|2019||Hillary Scmitt||1:25:07||Skillman, NJ|
|2018||Brianna Boden||1:21:41||Quincy, MA|
|2017||Pam O’Sullivan||1:19:23||Nashua, NH|
|2016||Mary Klene||1:24:39||Manchester, NH|
|2015||Laura Hagley||1:20:20||Hanover, NH|
|2014||Laura Hagley||1:18:37*||Hanover, NH|
*denotes course records