Sunday, March 5, 2017 • DeBary, FL • Course Map
If you’ve ever wanted to run through “old Florida”, then the Swamp House Half Marathon & 5K is for you. Celebrating its 6th annual running in March 2016 just half an hour north of Orlando, the Swamp House Half Marathon takes runners through DeBary, Florida, showing off along a flat and fun course that is great for setting a personal record.
Beginning and ending near the Swamp House Grill in DeBary, the half marathon takes runners through the historic town of DeBary along the St. Johns River. Runners will run a loop course through DeBary, including a few miles under the Spanish moss oaks on their way to the finish line back at Swamp House Grill.
The after-party is not to be missed — we’ve already recognized how much fun the Swamp House after-party is. With food, drink, and unlimited beer for runners over 21 courtesy of Swamp House Grill, Invite your family and friends to the event — they can purchase food from the restaurant. The after-party starts at 8am and goes on until 11am, a great way to start the day.
Can’t make it to DeBary on race weekend, or just not up to running 13.1 miles at once? No problem. The race also offers a virtual option where you can run 13.1 miles at any time in the given period and still earn your runner swag.
Race Weather & Climate
Like much of central Florida, DeBary experiences wearm weather for much of the year, with March temperatures ranging between 54ºF and 77ºF. Record March temperatures include a record low of 27ºF (1980) and a record high of 92ºF (2003).
On race day (Mar. 5), the average low is 52ºF and the average high is 75ºF.
- 2016 Swamp House Half Marathon Results
- 2015 Swamp House Half Marathon Results
- 2014 Swamp House Half Marathon Results
- 2013 Swamp House Half Marathon Results
- 2012 Swamp House Half Marathon Results
- 7:15 AM – half marathon and 5K
- $50 – $85 for the half marathon
- $20 – $30 for the 5K
To reserve your spot in the 2017 running of DeBary’s Swamp House Half Marathon & 5K, register online at FinalMileRegistration.com here.
Official Race Website
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