Saturday, September 28, 2024 • Roscoe, IL
The YMCA Stone Bridge Half Marathon & 5k is back and better than ever. Set in the picturesque town of Roscoe, Illinois, this race offers breathtaking scenery and a blazing fast course that will challenge even the most seasoned runners.
The Stone Bridge Trail sets the stage for this incredible race. Known for its winding, wooded paths and stunning views, this course promises to be one of the most unique in the Midwest. As you make your way through the countryside, you’ll be surrounded by the natural beauty that Illinois is known for, including rolling hills, babbling brooks, and towering forests.
But don’t let the beauty of this course distract you from its challenge! The fast out-and-back course is perfect for those looking to set a new personal record. Challenge yourself on the winding course as you push your limits and cross the finish line with pride.
Not only is this race a great way to test your own limits, but it also benefits a great cause. The proceeds from the race go towards the LIVESTRONG at the YMCA program. This program is dedicated to helping cancer survivors reclaim their health and wellbeing through a 12-week small group program.
In addition to the Half Marathon and 5k, the event also features a one-mile fun run for kids. It’s a great way to get the whole family involved and celebrate a healthy community.
So what are you waiting for? Whether you’re a seasoned runner looking for a new challenge or a first-timer eager to experience all that Illinois has to offer, the YMCA Stone Bridge Half Marathon & 5k is the perfect race for you.
Race Weather & Climate
Roscoe, Illinois, is located approximately 80 miles northwest of Chicago, the nearest major city. In mid-September, you can expect pleasant early fall weather in Roscoe. The average high temperatures during this time typically range from the mid-70s to low 80s Fahrenheit (around 24-28°C), while the average low temperatures at night can drop into the 50s Fahrenheit (around 12-15°C). Precipitation in mid-September in Roscoe historically averages around 3.5 inches (approximately 89 millimeters)
YMCA Stone Bridge Half Marathon Race Results
- 2023 YMCA Stone Bridge Half Marathon Race Results
- 2022 YMCA Stone Bridge Half Marathon Race Results
- 2021 YMCA Stone Bridge Half Marathon Race Results
- 2020 YMCA Stone Bridge Half Marathon Race Results
- 2019 YMCA Stone Bridge Half Marathon Race Results
- 2018 YMCA Stone Bridge Half Marathon Race Results
- 2017 YMCA Stone Bridge Half Marathon Race Results
- 2016 YMCA Stone Bridge Half Marathon Race Results
YMCA Stone Bridge Half Marathon Course Map
See the race route map for the YMCA Stone Bridge Half Marathon course map here.
The half marathon start time is 7:30 AM CDT.
To reserve your spot in the 2024 YMCA Stone Bridge Half Marathon, you can use the registration link here.
- There is a $55.00 fee for the half marathon.
- There is a $25.00 fee for the 5k.