Sunday, April 21, 2024 • Naperville, IL
Welcome to the USATF Certified Annual Naperville Women’s Half Marathon and 5k, hosted in beautiful Naperville, IL.
Scenic Views. Taking runners throughout the scenic downtown region of Naperville, and in and out of some of the most prestigious neighborhoods the city has to offer, the Naperville Women’s Half Marathon course is amongst the most scenic in the state.
This western suburb of Chicago boasts incredible natural landscapes paired with an abundance of historic landmarks. From museums to vast river networks, Naperville is an incredible host for an incredible running event.
Starting at North Central College on 30 N Brainard Street, the Naperville Women’s Half Marathon course kicks off at a bright and early 7:00 a.m and sends runners on a double looping course that starts and finishes inside the Benedetti-Wehrli Stadium.
On lap one, runners will journey past Charleston Woods, Prairie Park, Hobson Grove Park, and the West Branch DuPage River. On lap two, runners will remain inside of loop one, running in and out of the aforementioned Naperville neighborhoods.
The half marathon course has a time limit of four (4) hours, with several fully-stocked aid stations throughout that comprises Gu’s, Gatorade, water, and Endurance Formula, among other necessities.
After the race is over, all women are invited to stay for a post-race celebration and awards ceremony, starting at 8:15 and ending around noon.
Race Weather & Climate
Naperville, Illinois, is located in the northeastern part of the state and is a suburb of Chicago
On April 21 in Naperville, Illinois, you can expect the arrival of spring. The average high temperature for this date typically reaches around 62°F (17°C), providing mild and pleasant conditions as the city begins to thaw from the winter. The average low temperature in the evening is around 40°F (4°C). April in Naperville experiences an average precipitation of 3.19 inches, as the city is located in northeastern Illinois, and it’s a lovely time to witness the awakening of nature and the blooming of spring flowers.
Naperville Women’s Half Marathon Race Results
Naperville Women’s Half Marathon Course Map
See the race route map for the Naperville Women’s Half Marathon course map here.
The half marathon start time is 7:00 AM.
To reserve your spot in the 2024 Naperville Women’s Half Marathon, you can use the registration link here.
- There is a $35 – $85 fee for the half marathon.
- There is a $15 – $45 fee for the 5k.