Friday, October 7, 2016

100 Half Marathons - Club Challenge of Fifty States Half Marathon Club - Rhode Island Running Clubs

Rhode Island half marathon runners and walkers.  Join a great club with lots of challenges to work on, as well as lots of discounts and great members.  Many half marathon runners and walkers out there can’t alway afford to travel around to all 50 states.  The 100 Half Marathons Challenge™ is a perfect alternative!  Join Fifty States Half Marathon Club and work toward your 100 half marathons, and take your time on the other challenges.  All members can work toward all the challenges.

Fifty States Half Marathon Club hosts a big annual meet up in a new state every year, which includes the big annual awards night for all the club members that finish a challenge.  From the 100 Half Marathons Challenge™ to the 50 States Half Marathon Challenge™, or 50 States Endurance Challenge™, runners and walkers will enjoy a great group of members, with lots of opportunity to meet members at races.  Paint your journey on the cool 100 Half Marathons shirts, designed by Fifty States Half Marathon Club, or the map back design as you work toward 50 states.



Additionally, there is the 500 Endurance Challenge™, the 7 Continents Endurance Challenge™, and the new Canada 10 Provinces Half Marathon Challenge™.  A description of each challenge can be found at the official website of Fifty States Half Marathon Club.

Beautiful, classy awards when you finish a challenge!

Join the club and start working toward your 100 half marathons, or 50 states, at

Sunday, May 31, 2015

Race Reviews for Half Marathons in Rhode Island

Do you have a race review for a half marathon in Rhode Island?  If so, feel free to submit a half marathon review for consideration!   Here are some great topics runners like to read about in your half marathon review:

Was the race website organized and informative?  Distances visible on home page, full address of location for out of state visitors, city and state visible of non-local participants, details about course, critical info easily found, etc.

Was the race well organized?  Packet pick up, expo, start time, timing, support?

Did this race have an expo, or just a small packet pickup?

Were enough volunteers recruited? How was on course support?  Enough food?  Enough water?

How was the post race party?  Good food? Music?  Enough food?  Enough refreshments & recovery food or drinks? Describe.

How was the medal? below average? average? excellent?  beyond excellent, pretty cool?
Do you have a photo to share of your bling to include?

How was the swag?  Any awesome swag?  Brand of shirt?

How was the cost of the race compared to most half marathons?  about average, a great deal, way too expensive for the swag, bling and support that was provided, well worth the cost for the swag, bling, post race party and support received?

Was this a small race, a medium sized race, or large race?

Was the course scenic?  What was the highlight of the course (or highlights of the course)?
What made the course fun (or totally boring)?
Do you have any good scenic course photos to send us?

Describe the course.  Was it flat?  Rollers the whole way?  Flat with one big monster hill?  All up?  All down?  All up then all down? etc.  Was it shaded?  Trees, dessert, mountainous, city streets, all neighborhoods, through a park, etc?

We love to hear from our half marathon runners about all the half marathon races out there that you love, like, or didn't care for, and appreciate your feedback.  We may share your review in multiple locations such as our half marathon blogs, or possibly even on  You can ask to be published anonymously if you'd like, but we do need your information in order to publish.

Happy Running!

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Inaugural Narragansett Bay Half Marathon in Rhode Island

That's right!  A brand new half marathon is set to kick off in East Providence, Rhode Island this August 2014.  

The inaugural Narragansett Bay Half Marathon is a beautiful Course along Rhode Island's beautiful Narragansett Bay, with several miles on bike path right along the bay.  There will be bands playing music along the course and finishes olympic style on the track in Pierce Memorial Stadium. The course is mostly flat and offers full support with water, power drinks, Gels and bathrooms.  Medals to all finishers.

Click Here to visit ALL Rhode Island half marathons

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Rhode Island Half Marathons 2014 - Half Marathon Schedule

Do you have a 2014 Rhode Island half marathon date update or a new half marathon to add?  We are updating our half marathon calendar for 2014 as your dates are updated, so make sure to send us on over any Providence half marathons, Newport half marathons, Bristol half marathons, or any other Rhode Island half marathon 2014 dates!  

Rhode Island Half Marathon Schedule 2013 and 2014

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Saturday, July 6, 2013

September in Providence - Run the Rock'n'Roll Providence Half Marathon

Make 2013 your year for 13.1 at the 3rd annual Rock ‘n’ Roll Providence Half Marathon on Sunday, September 29, 2013! The scenic route begins in Downtown Providence and takes you on a tour of the city’s historic downtown, picturesque neighborhoods, waterfront views and a spectacular finish to the backdrop of the State House. Live music will act as your mile-markers and hundreds of spirited cheerleaders will line the course. Rock out and celebrate your accomplishment with friends and family at the free post-race headliner concert, presenting Atlas Genius. There is also a 2-Person Half Marathon Relay option available.

Additionally, Fifty 50 States HALF Marathon Club members receive a $10.00 discount to this event.

Click Here for ALL Rhode Island Half Marathons

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Rhode Island Half Marathon Runners, Marathoners & Triathletes - Join the Challenge!

Join in Rhode Island runners and triathletes, and take the Challenge!  Whether you are a half marathon runner, a full marathon runner, a half ironman triathlete or go long for the full ironman triathlons, OR like to do a little bit of all, ... we have a challenge for you!  Choose from 3 challenges .........

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Have a Rhode Island Half Marathon Race Review? OR are you a RI Race Director or Event Organizer?

Feel free to share with us your Half Marathon race reviews.

What to share?

Course description:  flat, hilly, rollers, scenic

Best moment of the race?

What could they improve on if anything?




Aid Stations?

Post Party entertainment?


Are you a Race Director or Event Organizer and want to improve your website for athletes?
Read the Article at this site
What do you Include on your Website?:  

Do you want to advertise your event on one of our State Pages at
 Half Marathon Calendar 2012 ?
We are running a special, advertise 2 consecutive months or longer and we'll give you the ad for only $100/month!!!!
Contact us for availability of the ad spot you'd like.