Sunday, November 6, 2016 • Norwell, MA • Course Map
Note: This page details the South Shore Half Marathon in Massachusetts. If you’re looking for the South Shore Half Marathon in Wisconsin, look here.
The weather may be cooling down in Norwell, Massachusetts, but that doesn’t mean race season is over yet. Norwell’s South Shore Half Marathon takes runners on a point-to-point tour of Hanover and Norwell area while showing off the beauty of the area.
Beginning at Norwell High School, the half marathon leads runners south along South Street for the first mile before turning left onto Pleasant Street. The half marathon continues along Pleasant Street and Forest Street for two miles before heading south down Circuit Street. From there, runners continue south until reaching the halfway loop on Brigantine Circle and heading back north and east toward the finish line in Norwell Center.
The half marathon course isn’t flat, and runners should plan on tackling a few hills along the course while completing the course within 3 hours, 30 minutes.
Race Weather & Climate
Located in the northeastern United States near Boston, Norwell experiences cool weather with some cold mornings in November. Snow is not out of the question, with 1.7 inches of snow on average in November.
On race day (Nov. 6), the average low is 37ºF and the average high is 55ºF.
- $65 for the half marathon, if registered by June 10, 2016
- $70 between June 11 – July 15
- $75 between July 16 – August 26
- $80 between August 27 – September 30
- $85 after September 30, until sold out
To reserve your spot in the 2016 running of Norwell’s South Shore Half Marathon, register online at RaceWire.com here.
Official Race Website
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