Hell of a Half Marathon

Sat August 17, 2019 Exeter, CA US 93221 Directions RaceJoy Ready
Exeter Veterans Memorial Park
324 North Kaweah Ave
Exeter, CA US 93221

Hell of a Half Marathon, The Name Says It All

Yes the course is challenging, the weather is hot, but what else would you expect at The Hell of Half Marathon? Oh, and don't worry, there are a lot of other crazies who will join you during your 13.1 mile battle. This race sells out every year and continues to grow. You know what you are made of, so sign up now before you regret not getting in.

Why Run This Race?

It is one thing to finish a half marathon, but to say you completed the Hell of Half Marathon is big time bragging rights!

Michelob Ultra's Start & Finish Line and the Michelob Ultra Stage have been added this year!!

Monarch Ford of Exeter has Sponsored our Lead Out Pace Vehicle - Can't wait to see that Ford Mustang!!

  • MORE Aid Stations added to keep you hydrated & cooled down with great tasting Culligan Water
  • FREE Goodr Sunglasses (Must register prior to midnight May 29th)
  • FREE Hot Pancake Breakfast at the finish hosted by your local Exeter Kiwanis Club
  • FREE Chocolate Milk from Top O’The Morn Farms
  • FREE Race Photos
  • FREE Live Tracking;  Race Joy (Make sure you and your friends down load the app and set it up)
  • Concert in the Park with our post-race band, The P I M's & singer Rosalinda Verde on the Michelob Ultra Stage
  • Overall Awards - Top Male & Top Female
  • Age Group Awards - Top 3 in 5-year divisions
  • Live Music on the course by Jimmy and the Differentials
  • Finish Line Expo in the beautiful Veterans Park with lots of cool shade for spectators & family
  • FREE Beer Voucher (must be 21 yrs) - Valid on race day only at The Rock Yard Tavern, Exeter
  • Great Swag, including:
  • Event Tank
  • Head Buff
  • Hell of a Half Pint Glass
  • One Awesome Finisher's Medal that you will be proud to have earned
  • Second Qualifying Race of the 2019 Soul Half Marathon Series


Alisa Ann Ruch Burn Foundation

The Hell of a Half Marathon is proud to support the Alisa Ann Ruch Burn Foundation. They are dedicated to preventing burns and providing services to those affected by a burn injury. Our goal is to sponsor as many children as we can to attend their "Champ Camp" and "The Getaway" for child burn survivors. Every entry helps support this great charity and we encourage you do consider making an additional dontation. Every dollar of your donation is given to them. We will also have the Tulare County Fire Department on hand supporting an aid station as they back this great cause.

Race Contact Info

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Free Live Tracking and Progress Alerts on Race Day!
(Race organizers are providing this as an included service.)

Make sure you download the RaceJoy mobile app for live phone tracking at the Hell of a Half Marathon.

Carry your phone and use RaceJoy to add to your race experience with these key features:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive GPS-based progress alerts at mile points on the course for current pace and estimated finish time.
  • Post to your Facebook and Twitter walls.
  • Have friends and family track your performance.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Supporting spectators can track your blue dot moving along the course from home or at the race site.
  • NearMe proximity alerts notify spectators when you are drawing near.
  • Find each other using RaceJoy’s MeetUp tool.


  • Receive fun, motivational audio cheers from your supporting fans.
  • Start sending cheers to others doing the race at any time.

The Hell of a Half Marathon is sponsoring RaceJoy to provide participants and spectators these features for free (normally a 99 cents upgrade fee for both the participant and spectator).

- Participant must carry phone
- No official race timing information is provided for this race in RaceJoy

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