Rochester Regional Health Flower City Half Marathon

Sunday, April 28, 2019

This year's Half Marathon is capped at 2,000 participants, so register early to secure your spot!USATF 2018 Logo

The Half Marathon course takes you through city streets, historic areas and scenic neighborhoods and is certified to be accurate by USA Track & Field. 

This event is a certified USATF Course # - NY13101KL: Certified Course Map 

View the Course Map on MapMyRun Here:  Course Map on MapMyRun

Start/Finish: Blue Cross Arena - 100 Exchange Blvd, Rochester, NY 14614

Day of Registration & Packet Pick-Up: 6:00 AM - 7:15 AM

Start Time: 7:30 AM

Registration Fees

The Half Marathon will be capped at 2,000 participants.  (There are NO processing fees when registering online!!)

 Registration Period  Price
Through January 31, 2019  $80
February 1, 2019 - March 31, 2019  $90
 April 1, 2019 - April 28, 2019  $100

Referral Program: Participate in our referral program and earn cash back! After you register, share your personal referral link with friends & family and you can earn money off your registration fee. For every 3 people that register (for any Flower City Challenge event) using your personal referral code, you will get a $15 refund (max of $45).  It's super easy, and there's nothing to lose!


Half Marathon participants, registered by March 15, 2019, will receive a gender-specific, long-sleeve technical shirt in their requested size. Starting March 16th, sizing will be first come based on when you come to the Expo to pick up your packet. *Due to unforeseen production issues some men's shirts will be grey instead of white

Custom Bib

Participants who are registered by March 15, 2019 will get their first name pre-printed on a custom bib.

Finishers Medal

Finishers Medal will be awarded to all finishers as they cross the finish line.


Training Program

The Official Rochester Regional Health Flower City Half Marathon Training Program through Fleet Feet is perfect to get you towards the finish line.  Fore more information, click here.

Time Cutoff

Finish Line CLOSES 3 Hours and 30 Minutes after the start.  Athletes can continue to the finish, but times and results will not recorded and athletes will be self-supported.