April 2014 : Half Marathons Calendar

01 Apr 2014 01:10
Jean-Loup Fenaux
Calendar

Here is a selection of Half Marathons organized in April 2014 that were previously featured in our monthly newsletter.

Half Marathons selection

Hollywood Half Marathon
Hollywood Sign
Credit : Adrian104

USA – California – Hollywood
This out and back course takes the participants on a running tour through heart of Hollywood. Runners are welcome to come as they are but the organizers encourage them to dress up as their favorite celebrity. That should be fun!
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Innsbrucker Frühlingslauf 1/2 Marathon
Credit : James Cridland

Austria – Innsbruck
The race starts and finishes in the heart of colorful Innsbruck at the Marktplatz and takes the runners on a visit of the city, on both banks of the river Inn.
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Maratonina Riviera dei Dogi
Naviglio del Brenta in Mira
Credit : Didier Descouens

Italy – Veneto – Stra
The race is run along the gorgeous Brenta Riviera and its magnificent Venetian villas. The loop course crosses 4 towns and each year a different one hosts the starting line. In 2014, it will be Stra.
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Sunshine Coast April Fool's Half Marathon
Credit : CK Golf Solutions

Canada – British Columbia – Gibsons
The point-to-point course mostly runs along the coast offering great views across the Georgia Straight on the distant Vancouver Island. It is quite hilly but offers a global net drop of 142m.
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Babcock Gristmill Grinder Trail Half Marathon
Credit : Gabor Eszes

USA – West Virginia – Clifftop
The trail run consists of a “figure 8” loop course taking the runners on hilly single-track trails and even having them cross three creeks. On its different high points, the course offers beautiful overlooks.
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Interviews

A few interviews about races held during the month of April have already been published in this blog. Check them out.