The Lake Cumberland Half & 10K

Sat September 7, 2019 Somerset, KY US 42501 Directions

Half Marathon

$75 7:30AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT Price increases after September 6, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT


$60 8:30AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT Price increases after September 6, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT

The Lake Cumberland Half is a 13.1 mile point to point race to benefit Habitat for Humanity of Pulaski County Kentucky.  The race begins at Bronston, Ky on the Houseboat Capital of the World Bridge, crossing over beautiful Lake Cumberland and then will travel through parts of Burnside, Ferguson and back into Somerset. The race will end at Somerset Community College. 

New this year is a 10K Distance that will start on Jacksboro St. in Ferguson and follow along the 1/2 Marathon Route to the Finish line at the College

Date: Saturday, September 7, 2019

Start Line: Bronston, Ky - Hwy 90 - Houseboat Capital Of The World Bridge

Finish Line: Somerset Community College, 808 Monticello St, Somerset, KY (Pulaski County KY)
Parking in SCC Meece Parking Lot

Discounted Accommodations Provided by Courtyard Marriott adjacent to SCC -  Book your group rate for Lake Cumberland Half

Start Time: Half-Marathon: 7:30 A.M.

Start Time: 10K: 8:30 A.M.

Pick up race packets Friday night at the pre-race Pasta Dinner, which will be held at Somerset Community College,  808 Monticello St, Somerset, KY from 5 P.M.-7 P.M. or beginning at 5:30 A.M. on day of race.


Parking is only available at Somerset Community College where the race will end. Transportation will be provided between the start & finish line to BOTH races.


Awards will be presented at approximately 11:15 a.m. at the After-Race Party to be held at the Courtyard Marriott.

Top 3 Overall Male & Female

Top 1 Master (40-49) Male & Female

Top 1 Grandmaster (50+) Male & Female

Top 3 in Age Groups Divisions : 15-19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60-69; 70+.

Team Division:Teams must consist of at least 5 people. You must be registered for the team before the start of the race.

All half-marathon participants receive a Long-sleeve Technical T-Shirt, & 3" Finisher's Medal & are invited to the Pasta Dinner on Friday September 6th and the Post-race celebration.

Registration fee is non-refundable; we will run the race rain or shine, however if there is lightning present we reserve the right to either cancel or temporarily postpone for safety sake.


*Registration and Packet Pick-up at Somerset Community College on Friday 5:00-7:00 p.m. (at the free Pre-Race Pasta Dinner) and Saturday morning 5:30-6:50 a.m. only. 

*NO Registration, Parking, or Packet Pick-Up at Starting Line of EITHER race.

*Transportation provided from Finish Line (Somerset Community College) to Starting Line; First bus for the half marathon will leave at approx. 6:30 and the LAST bus leaves SCC at 7:00am.  The first bus for the 10K will leave at approx. &:30 and the LAST bus will leave at 8:00am.

*Parking ONLY available at SCC, NO Parking available at Starting Line fo EITHER race.

*No dogs/animals allowed on Course

*It is NOT a closed course.  Racers need to be mindful of traffic so it is highly recommended that there be no headphones and/or earbuds worn during the race for safety reasons.

*Award Ceremony/After Race Celebration will begin at approx. 11:15am at Courtyard Marriott adjacent to SCC.

*3 hours 30 minutes Time Limit for the Half Marathon - 11:00 is Cut-off time for both races.

It takes a large team of police, firemen, medical professionals, & volunteers to host this race.  In order to get traffic back to a normal flow and to let these individuals who are giving of their time to get back to their work or weekend plans, there will be a rolling cut-off at each water/aid station:

Aid station 1 (Approx. 2.5 mi) 40 min - 8:10 a.m.

Aid station 2 (Approx. 5.3 mi) 1 hrs 25 min - 8:55 a.m.

Aid station 3 (Approx. 8.1 mi) 2 hrs 10 min - 9:40 a.m.

Aid station 4 (Approx. 9.8 mi) 2 hrs 37 min - 10:07 a.m.

Aid station 5 (Approx. 11.6 mi) 3 hours 6 min - 10:36 a.m.

There will be a sweeper vehicle coming behind the racers.  If the race officials determine that you will not be able to complete the course in the allotted time or if you want to voluntarily get on board, we will provide transportation to the finish line/parking area.


Thank you so much for supporting our local Habitat for Humanity Pulaski County Ky!!  We look forward to seeing you on race day! 


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 Lake Cumberland Half & 10K.

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 Lake Cumberland Half & 10K 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
Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.

808 Monticello St
Somerset, KY US 42501
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