Newport Half Marathon

Sunday September 20, 2015
Jersey City, NJ US 07310
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Newport Half Marathon

Start Time: 8:30am EDT
Price: $47.00 Race Fee + $3.00 SignUp Fee +
Price increases to $50.00 after August 13, 2015 @ 11:59pm EDT.
Registration Starting Registration Ending Price
January 13, 2015 @ 12:15pm EST August 13, 2015 @ 11:59pm EDT $47.00 Race Fee + $3.00 SignUp Fee What is this?
August 14, 2015 @ 12:00am EDT September 15, 2015 @ 11:59pm EDT $50.00 Race Fee + $3.00 SignUp Fee What is this?
Event Information
The Newport Liberty Half Marathon, with views of the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, the Verrazano Narrows Bridge and the stunning Manhattan skyline, is also the fastest around. This USATF certified course takes you along the Hudson River Waterfront Walkway and across to Liberty State Park–flat terrain with open skies.

Plan for a post-race celebration at Newport Town Square with plenty of refreshments, music and drawings for a host of exciting prizes.

$3,000 in award money will be offered to winning runners in each category, with proceeds donated to the Jersey City Medical Center which provides the highest level of care for women and infants, as well as for trauma and cardiac patients.

DATE: Sunday, September 20, 2015
RACE START: 8:30 a.m.
LOCATION: Newport, Jersey City, NJ Click here for directions
BAG CHECK: Bag check is offered (limited to one bag per runner)

To Be Announced

$3,000 in prize money Click here for more details

*Prize winners must provide a W-9 with social security number or TIN in order to receive prize money.

3 hours, 15 mintues

Registrations are non-refundable, non-transferable, and non-deferrable.

Runners competing for USATF prize money if eligible members, and for awards and additional prizes in the following age groups: 19 & Under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85 & Over

Proceeds will be donated to the Jersey City Medical Center, the area’s newest regional referral teaching hospital, providing the highest level of care for women and infants, and trauma and heart patients.

Barwick Group, 201-665-4005 or

No Headphones. No Baby Joggers.

Newport Town Square
Jersey City, NJ US 07310
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Newport Half Marathon Fee Schedule

$47 - until August 13
$50 - August 14 through September 15
$55 - Race Day, September 20

Where to Stay

Click here for a list of where to stay in Jersey City.

The Courtyard by Marriott Jersey City
540 Washington Boulevard, Jersey City, NJ 07310

The Westin Jersey City Newport
479 Washington Boulevard, Jersey City, NY 07310

About Newport

Minutes from Manhattan via the PATH train, or car, and fronting on the Hudson River, Newport is currently home to more than 15,000 residents living in 13 high-rise condominium and rental towers. The community offers shopping, fine dining, parks, and leisure activities for those residing and working there. Eight state-of-the-art Class A office towers provide over five million square feet of office space to more than 20,000 professionals. Convenient on-site neighborhood features include a preschool and private elementary school; Newport Swim and Fitness Center; Newport Centre Mall; and national retailers such as Macy’s, Target, H&M, and Coach. Newport’s attractive Hudson River Waterfront Walkway has direct pedestrian access to Downtown Jersey City and the Hoboken New Jersey Transit Terminal.

To learn more about Newport call 201-626-5000 or click here.

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Live Tracking and Progress Alerts on Race Day!

Make sure you download the RaceJoy mobile app for live phone tracking at the Newport 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.
- 99 cents per race upgrade fee for both participant and spectator
- Participant must carry phone
- No official race timing information is provided for this race in RaceJoy
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