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General Information

One of the ten largest, female-only half marathons in the US.  Known for competitive fields, fast course, superb Expo and a post-race party!

General Race Information

  • Packet Pick up will be held on both Friday afternoon and on Race Day. Check the Event Schedule page for details.

  • Gear check will be available. NOTE:  The event organizers will not be responsible for checked bags & lost items.

  • Time requirements for the half marathon is 4 hours.

  • Headphones and iPods: we strongly recommend these or other audio items NOT be used due to the safety of yourself and the other participants. Please ensure that you are able to hear those around you.

  • Pacers: The Indiana Women's Half offers a great group of experienced pacers who can help you reach your goals! We have pacers available at the following times: 1:40, 1:45. 1:50, 2:00, 2:10, 2:15, 2:30, 2:45, 3:00. 

  • Photographs will be taken along the course and at the finish line.

  • CANCELLATION: Event management, along with the City of Carmel, has the authority to cancel or delay the event for any reason due to extreme weather, accidents, city emergency, health risks, etc.  In the event of cancellation, the race will not be rescheduled and refunds will not be issued.

  • Age Limits: Half-Marathon participants must be 10 years and older. The 5K is open to participants of all ages, including kiddos in strollers!

  • All registered participants will receive an event shirt, goodie bag and all finishers will receive a custom-designed medal.

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