February 2013 : Half Marathons Calendar

01 Feb 2013 12:01
Jean-Loup Fenaux
Calendar

Here is a selection of Half Marathons organized in February 2013 that were previously featured in our monthly newsletter.

Half Marathons selection

Kagawa Marugame International Half Marathon
Credit : Christophe Richard

Japan – Sunday February 3, 2013 – 10:35
The city of Marugame is located on Shikoku island. Starting at the Marugame Stadium, the race offers a linear out-and-back route.
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Palm Springs Half Marathon
Credit : Patrick Nouhailler

USA – California – Sunday February 10, 2013 – 07:00
The course is mostly flat and winds through some of the most famous neighborhoods in Palm Springs, the California desert city. The race has no time limit; walkers are welcome.
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Giulietta & Romeo Half Marathon
Verona
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Italy – Veneto – Sunday February 17, 2013
Thanks to Shakespeare, Verona is renowned all over the world. The UNESCO World Heritage Site city hosts in its lovely medieval center one of the most popular half marathons in Italy.
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Run the Line Half-Marathon
Credit : Steve Snodgrass

USA – Texas – Sunday February 17, 2013
This unique race goes through two states—Texas and Arkansas—and two cities bearing the same name—Texarkana. The relatively flat course is mainly run on asphalt but includes a few sections on local trails.

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Mitja Marató de Barcelona
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Spain – Catalonia – Sunday February 17, 2013 – 08:45
With more than 10,700 participants, the race is one of the most popular half marathons in Spain. The route takes the runners by many of the city’s landmarks, including the Arc de Triomf, Plaça Catalunya, and Torre Agbar, one of the most amazing buildings in Barcelona.

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Interviews

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