October 2024 • Fernandina Beach, FL
ZOOMA Amelia Island Half Marathon has been a beloved racing event for years, attracting runners from all over the country. Hosted in Fernandina Beach, FL, this year’s race promises to be better than ever. The stunning course winds its way through the historic and beautiful Fernandina Beach and Old Town before taking you through the tree-lined roads of quaint Fort Clinch.
As you run through the course, you’ll be treated to breathtaking views of the ocean, making every stride feel like a fairy tale adventure. These are races that were created exclusively for women, by women. Our experienced team of female event planners, coaches, and athletes works hard to make sure that every detail is perfect.
The race starts and finishes at Main Beach Park, located at 32 N Fletcher Ave, Amelia Island, FL 32034. Runners will be greeted by a vibrant race atmosphere throughout the entire weekend, complete with an expo, post-race party, and sunrise yoga. The town of Fernandina Beach is brimming with unique features, from stunning beaches to beautiful parks to charming local businesses. You’ll be immediately struck by the warmth and friendliness of the town and the people who call it home.
One of the most unique features of the ZOOMA Amelia Island Half Marathon is the incredible finisher medal that each runner will earn—these medals are truly one-of-a-kind, and they’re a testament to the hard work and dedication that goes into finishing a half marathon. And if you’re up for a real challenge, consider participating in the Seaside Challenge, which rewards you with three different medals for completing the 5K, 12K, and half marathon races.
Whether it’s your first half marathon or you’re a seasoned runner, the ZOOMA Amelia Island Half Marathon is the perfect destination race to get away and explore one of Florida’s hidden gems while celebrating the strength and determination of women of all ages and fitness levels.
Race Weather & Climate
Amelia Island is a beautiful island located in Nassau County, Florida, situated in the northeastern part of the state. It offers residents and visitors a picturesque coastal lifestyle with pristine beaches, historic charm, and a relaxed island atmosphere. Amelia Island is approximately 30 miles north of Jacksonville.
Amelia Island enjoys pleasant fall weather in mid-October. The average high temperature reaches around 80°F, providing a warm and inviting environment for exploring the island’s charm and history. The average low temperature drops to about 61°F, allowing for refreshing evenings. Rainfall is generally low, with an average of about 3 inches for the month, ensuring favorable conditions for outdoor activities and making the most of Amelia Island’s beautiful coastline and cultural attractions.
ZOOMA Amelia Island Half Marathon Race Results
ZOOMA Amelia Island Half Marathon Course Map
See the race route map for the ZOOMA Amelia Island Half Marathon course map here.
The half marathon start time is 7:20 AM.
Online registration is now closed for this race.