Belleville Main Street Marathon & Half Marathon

Saturday, September 28, 2024 Belleville, IL

Belleville Main Street Marathon & Half Marathon in Belleville, IL

Welcome to the 2024 Belleville Main Street Marathon and Half Marathon event, taking place in historic Belleveille, Illinois! 

Destination Race, Road Runners. Taking place along America’s longest Main Street, the Belleville Main Street Half Marathon is a destination race for many who want to experience a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. 

Journeying through the city roads of Belleville, this road race is both scenic and fast, ideal for those looking to qualify for Boston! This is also a great event for elite runners and novice runners alike. 

Beginning at 7:00 a.m on W Main Street nearby 1st Street, the Belleville Main Street Half Marathon takes runners throughout the downtown region for a scenic and historic course. 

First, it’s up toward Richland Creek. Reaching its highest point at West Main Street & Juanita Place, runners then turn around for the out-and-back design. It’s then a net descent back toward Richland Creek to finish. 

Water and Gatorade will be provided at aid stations found every two (2) miles throughout the course. Runners must finish within 3 hours 30 minutes in order to receive an official race time and finisher’s medal.

Additional awards will be awarded to the top three (3) finishers for both the Male and Female categories, as well as the top three (3) finishers in each age group category.  

Race Weather & Climate

Belleville, Illinois, is a city located in the southwestern part of the state, approximately 16 miles southeast of St. Louis, Missouri, making it close to the Missouri state line and a part of the St. Louis metropolitan area.

On September 28 in Belleville, Illinois, you can expect pleasant early autumn weather. The average high temperature for this date is typically around 75°F (24°C), providing comfortable conditions for outdoor activities as the summer transitions to fall. The average low temperature in the evening drops to approximately 52°F (11°C). September is relatively dry in Belleville, with an average precipitation of 2.87 inches, and the city is located in southwestern Illinois, experiencing a continental climate with distinct seasons. It’s a great time to enjoy the changing colors of the trees and the mild temperatures.

Belleville Main Street Half Marathon Race Results

Belleville Main Street Half Marathon Race Results

Belleville Main Street Half Marathon Course Map

See the race route map for the Belleville Main Street Half Marathon course map here.

Starting Time

The half marathon start time is 7:00 AM.

The course closes at 10:30 AM.

Registration

To reserve your spot in the 2024 Belleville Main Street Half Marathon, you can use the registration link here.

Race Fees

  • There is a $45.00 fee for the half marathon.
  • There is a $50.00 fee for the marathon.

Belleville Main Street Half Marathon Race Website

Belleville Main Street Half Marathon Website

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