​​Sunburn Half Marathon and 10k

Saturday, September 21, 2024 • Savannah, GA • Course Map

Savannah, Georgia walkway the home of the Sunburn Half Marathon.

Welcome to the Sunburn Half Marathon and 10k presented by Urgent Care of Sandfly!

Trail Runners. Known for its majestic tree lines and, of course, its blistering hot temperatures, the Sunburn Half Marathon in Savannah, takes place in the beautiful pathways of the historic Wormsloe Park.

Savannah is a coastal city separated by South Carolina only by the Savanna River. Known for its historic architecture and its cobblestoned squares, it’s boasts quite the character that will entertain visitors lucky to participate in the race.

To beat the heat, the half marathon race will kick off at 7:00 in the morning. The start is along Parkersburg Road nearby the Methodist and Catholic Churches. Onward on Central Avenue, runners persist before turning onto Paxton Drive. 

It’s then a loop along the backtrails of the Isle of Hope. Running alongside Shipyard Creek before turning around, retracing their steps, and finishing the race where it initially began.

All participants will receive a finisher’s medal for commemoration and achievement along with a complimentary race shirt, free raceday photos, a pair of sunglasses, and other exciting post-race awards.

The course will have six (6) stocked fueling stations throughout the half marathon course, with a total time cap for the race being 3 hours due to weather and other occurring events.

Post-race, all participants are encouraged to stick around and indulge in complimentary finish line food provided by the one and only Chick-Fil-A!

Race Weather & Climate

On October 7th in Savannah, Georgia, you’ll experience a delightful autumn day. The city welcomes you with mild weather, featuring an average low temperature of around 64°F and a pleasant daytime high of approximately 80°F. It’s a perfect time to explore Savannah’s historic charm and enjoy outdoor activities as the fall foliage begins to make its appearance.

​​Sunburn Half Marathon Course Map

See the race route map on the race director’s website here

Starting Time

The half marathon start time is at 7:00 AM ET and 4 hour course cutoff

Fees

  • 10k Registration Fee is $65
  • Half Marathon Registration Fee is $75

Check the race director’s registration page for fees.

​​Sunburn Half Marathon Registration Link

You can find the registration page on RunSignup

Official Race Website

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