Performance Zip Up

The first 750 people to register will receive a FREE Performance Mesh Zip Hoodie!

Scenic Fall Course

The tree-lined country roads between the speedway and the state house offer up plenty of scenery.

Finisher’s Medal

All runners will have the chance to earn their custom finisher’s medal at the finish line!

Go the distance. Earn the jacket!

Complete at least 3 events totaling 26.2 miles to earn the 2018 Elliot Millennium Running Series Jacket. For complete list of events, rules and details, Learn More

Run more, run faster, score points!

The Points Chase is a motivational and competitive component to participating in our Signature events. For standings, rules and details, Learn More

Half-Marathon Course

A unique point-to-point course starting the the New Hampshire Motor Speedway and running scenic country roads to finish at the New Hampshire State House.

Course Time Limit: 4 Hours

Start Time: 9:00am

Event Details

RACE DATE & TIME
Sunday, October 7, 2018 at 9:00am


EARLY BIB PICK-UP
Available at the Millennium Running Retail Store (138 Bedford Center Road, Bedford, NH) during the following times:

• Thursday, October 4 – 10:00am-7:00pm
• Friday, October 5 – 10:00am-7:00pm
• Saturday, October 6 – 10:00am-6:00pm

RACE DAY BIB PICK-UP
Available from 7:30am-8:45am at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, in Loudon, NH.

*Race schwag not picked up at Early Bib Pick-Up will be available for pick-up at the schwag tent located at the finish line in Concord, NH from 10:30am-1:30pm.


DIRECTIONS TO START
New Hampshire Motor Speedway, 1122 NH-106, Loudon, NH.

DIRECTIONS TO FINISH
New Hampshire State House, 107 N Main Street, Concord, NH.

PARKING
Starting line parking is available at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Lot S-9 (via the South Gate only). Finish line parking is available in general city parking within downtown Concord.

PARTICIPANT SHUTTLES
Bus transportation is available from the finish line at the New Hampshire State House to the start line at the speedway beginning at 7:15am on race day. The last shuttle bus will depart the State House at approximately 8:00am. There will be NO post-race shuttle bus service.

PARTICIPANT DROP-OFF AREA
ALL participant drop-off will take place adjacent to registration tents adjacent to the NHMS Track, however, ALL TRAFFIC MUST ENTER THE SOUTH GATE of the New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

SPECTATOR INFORMATION
Spectator parking is available at New Hampshire Motor Speedway to view the start, then drive to downtown Concord for the finish. All Speedway parking must utilize the SOUTH GATE and park in Lot S-2. If you wish to cheer your runner on along the course, over the first 10K there are a few cross streets that allow for easy in/out and they include: Flagg Street, Lovejoy Road, and School Street. You will not be allowed to drive on the course on Old Shaker Road.


GEAR CHECK
Simply check your bag in the Pelmac Industries Secure Gear Check tent at New Hampshire Motor Speedway and pick it up at the gear pick-up tent at the finish line. All gear checked at the start will be transported via bus to the finish for you to pick-up.

WATER STOPS
Water stops will be located at approximately the 2 mile, 4 mile, 6.2 mile, 8 mile, 10 mile and 12 mile marks. Powerade will also be available at each stop beginning at the 6.2 mile mark.

CLIF STOP
Clif Energy packets will be available at the 8 mile water stop at the Shaker Rd. School in Concord.

BATHROOMS
Indoor bathrooms are available at the starting line at the NHMS before the race. Course port-a-johns will be located at 2.5 miles, 6 miles, 9.5 miles, and at the finish line.


POST RACE FESTIVITIES
Join us after the race on the grounds of the New Hampshire State House in Concord for live music from the band, No Guarantees, and post race refreshments. Beer tickets can be redeemed at these local partner bars: Margarita’s Mexican Restaurant (35 Warren St.) and Crazy Goat (76 N. Main St.)

POST RACE REFRESHMENTS
Dasani water and Powerade are provided by Coca Cola Northern New England, pizza provided by American Flatbread Company, and Yogurt provided by Stonyfield Organic.


RESULTS driven by AutoFair Honda
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.

RACE PHOTOS provided by Tufts Health Freedom Plan
Millennium Running is happy to provide FREE digital race photos from this event thanks to our friends at Tufts Health Freedom Plan. Photos will be posted online 2-3 business days following the event.

FINISHER VIDEO
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.


AGE-GROUP AWARDS
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 … 70+). Stop by the Awards Tent following the race to claim your award. Awards will not be mailed after the event.

OVERALL AWARDS
Cash prizes to the Top 3 Overall Men & Women ($250, $150, $100). Awards to the top male and top female finishers from each of the six New England States. Awards will not be mailed after the event (except cash winners).

FINISHER MEDALS
Northeast Delta Dental New England Half-Marathon medals will be distributed at the finish line to all 10 milers and relay teams.


AIR TRAVEL
We encourage all of our runners flying in from out-of-town to fly into Manchester-Boston Regional Airport (MHT). Located about 40 minutes from the start and 25 minutes from the finish line.


REFUNDS & TRANSFERS
Please read our Refund & Transfer Policy for full information.

GENERAL FAQs
Read a full list of General FAQ’s here.

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Registration

INDIVIDUAL:
$70 until June 30 at 11:59pm
$80 from July 1 – September 9 at 11:59pm
$90 from September 10 – October 6 at 11:59pm
$100 Race Day (based on availability)

No Youth or Kids price tier available.

Your registration includes…

• Performance Zip Hoodie (first 750 registrants)
• Finisher Medal
• Beer Ticket (ages 21+)
• Personalized Bib (if registered 30 days before event)
• Free Race Photos
• Finish Line Video

CHARITY BENEFICIARY

With every event Millennium Running is proud to donate back to and support local organizations and charities. To date, Millennium Running has donated over $400,000 to these local charities and organizations. The New England Half-Marathon is proud to support Speedway Children’s Charities NH (caring for children in educational, financial, social and medical need in order to help them lead productive lives) and other deserving local organizations.

COURSE CHAMPIONS

YEAR NAME TIME HOMETOWN
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

YEAR NAME TIME HOMETOWN
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

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