Sunday, September 8, 2024 • Clinton, IA
Prepare for the 13th Annual Clinton Half Marathon, set against the scenic backdrop of Clinton, Iowa, on Sunday, September 08, 2024. Runners can opt for the 5k, 10k, or the challenging Half Marathon, with the race commencing along 5th Avenue South in Historic Downtown Clinton. Traverse Riverview Drive, parallel to the mighty Mississippi, and tackle hill climbs leading to the breathtaking Eagle Point Park, offering a majestic overlook of the widest part of the Mississippi River. This promises to be a thrilling racing experience.
Registration, securely facilitated by GetMeRegistered.com, ensures a spot, with shirts guaranteed for the first 500 registered participants. Known for its exceptional “swag,” the Clinton Half Marathon encourages early registration. The Healthiest State Initiative endorses the event, emphasizing its commitment to promoting well-being.
The race unfolds in the 200 block of 5th Avenue South, featuring a vibrant START & FINISH. Spectators can cheer on participants and catch the exciting medals presentations. Following the race, indulge in the Hy-Vee Post Race Party while celebrating the achievements of fellow runners.
Stay tuned to race day announcements for any potential route changes, and note the 3-hour guarantee for course time limits and protection on the 10K and Half Marathon Routes. Lace up your running shoes for an exhilarating event in the heart of Clinton.
Race Weather & Climate
Clinton is located in the eastern part of Iowa, serving as a city in Clinton County. Positioned approximately 40 miles north of Davenport and about 80 miles northeast of Cedar Rapids, Clinton is a riverfront community with a rich industrial history. As part of eastern Iowa, it offers residents a mix of historical charm, outdoor recreation along the Mississippi River, and easy access to regional amenities in neighboring cities.
On September 8th in Clinton, anticipate an average high temperature of around 79°F and a low of approximately 57°F. Late summer prevails, providing warm and pleasant days with mild nights. The weather reflects the transitioning season, and September typically sees an average rainfall of about 3 inches in Clinton.
Clinton Half Marathon Race Results
Clinton Half Marathon Course Map
See the race route map for the Clinton Half Marathon course map here.
The half marathon start time is 7:30 AM (Central).
There is a 3 hour time limit on the course.
To reserve your spot in the 2024 Clinton Half Marathon, you can use the registration link here.
- There is a $60.00 fee for the half marathon.
- There is a $45.00 fee for the 10k.
- There is a $35.00 fee for the 5k.