Cape Cod Marathon Half

Saturday, October 28, 2017 7:30 AM Start, Falmouth Town Square, Falmouth, MA

More footage of the Cape Cod Marathon Half

The Cape Cod Marathon Half race course is a fast and scenic route that hugs the Falmouth coastline of Nantucket Sound. Designed to maximize runners’ view of Martha’s Vineyard and the beautiful waters of Nantucket Sound this out and back course is limited to one hill.   But don’t be alarmed- this one hill occurs at miles 3.5 and 9.75 and is over before you know it.


Early Entry Fee: $70 + registration fee until June 30, 2017

Late Entry Fee:  $80 + registration fee until race fills or Thursday October 26, 2017

Included in entry fee:
  • Goodie Bag with samples and race information booklet
  • Gender specific long sleeve shirt
  • Commemorative 40th Anniversary Cow Bell
  • Expo shopping experience at number pick up
  • Customized bib (if registered by September 10, 2017)
  • Unique Coastal Medal
  • Instant Results with Chronotrack
  • Donuts at the finish line!
  • Finisher’s Certificate sent to your home address
  • The best town, volunteers and committee to answer any questions you may have!


PLEASE NOTE:  The entry fee is non-refundable for any reason. Please see deferral policy below.

View the map of the course.

THE FIELD WILL BE LIMITED TO THE FIRST 1700 HALF MARATHONERS WHO ENTER. This event has sold out the past several years – Do not wait to register!!

Runners entering the Cape Cod Marathon Half should be well enough trained to complete the course in three hours. After 10:30 am, the course will be closed, and runners who finish after that time may not be timed.

  • Parking is available at the Lawrence Junior High School, 113 Lakeview Ave. Falmouth, MA 02540 and the municipal lots nearby and in walking distance to the start/finish line.
  • All finishers receive a medallion and certificate.
  • All entrants receive a gender specific blended shirt.
  • Marathon entrants must be 16 years of age or older on race day.
  • Confirmation of entry will be emailed when entry is processed.
  • Bib number assignment and more information will be emailed out by October.
  • The “ChronoTrack B-Tag” system will be used for timing and scoring.

Half Marathon Prize Money

Place Men’s Overall Women’s Overall Men’s Master Women’s Master Men’s Senior Women’s Senior Men’s Veteran Women’s Veteran
1 $500 $500 $300 $300 $150 $150 $100 $100
2 $450 $450 $200 $200 $100 $100
3 $300 $300 $100 $100
4 $250 $250
5 $200 $200

Individuals receiving awards are only eligible for one award.

The Cape Cod Marathon, Half & Relay does not refund registration fees under ANY circumstances.
However, if you have registered for the marathon or half( not applicable to relay teams) individually but find you are unable to participate you may choose to defer your entry to 2017 in accordance with our deferral policy.
Please read the deferral policy details below:
Marathon/Half deferrals are allowed from the date of registration through September 10, 2017. Absolutely NO deferrals will be allowed after September 10, 2017. Once a Marathon/Half deferral is requested, the decision is final. The Marathon/Half deferral is good for one year only. An entrant with a Marathon/Half deferral will be discounted 40% for the 2018 race; the 2017 registration fee is NOT refunded.

Liability Waiver:
I hereby release the Falmouth Track Club, which organizes the events, all race officials and volunteers, the Town of Falmouth, all sponsors, USA Track & Field and all other person(s), organizations, or vendors connected with the race from any claim of damage or injury from my participation in or traveling to and from the events of the 40th Annual Cape Cod Marathon Running Weekend to include the Relay, Half Marathon, Marathon, and the Clam Chowdah Challenge on Saturday-Sunday, October 28-29, 2017. If I choose to run the full and/or the half marathon, I attest that I will be properly trained to complete the full marathon within the six-hour time limit and/or the half marathon in the three hour time limit. I also give my permission to use my likeness and publish my name in the news media. I understand that for safety reasons the use of personal electronic devices such as portable music players during the race is a safety risk. If I choose to use portable electronic devices, I accept full liability and responsibility for any injuries to me or other participants in the event and for property damage caused by my use of these devices. I also acknowledge and agree that the entry fee is non-refundable, even if the race is cancelled due to reasons beyond the control of the Organizers, such as, but not limited to, weather, public safety or any other situations that prevent the event from occurring safely.