Here is a selection of Half Marathons organized in February 2013 that were previously featured in our monthly newsletter.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A few interviews about races held during the month of February have already been published in this blog. Check them out.