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Location: Bristol, RI US 02809 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk, Other

Description

The Independence Rhode Race will be held on Saturday, July 1, 2017.  In partnership with the Bristol Fourth of July Committee, this half marathon will follow the beautiful downtown streets of America’s quintessential community when it is decked out in its finest - during the Oldest 4th of July Celebration in America.  The course includes incredible historic homes, a town common and  the America’s Cup Museum before heading out along the scenic coastline, through Colt State Park and finishing along the water at Independence Park.  

* Just added - We have added a Kids' Obstacle Course Run! Working with our partners at Complete Athlete - the course will be age appropriate with the emphasis on FUN! The Kid's Run will take place starting at 7am in Independence Park!

For more information visit our event website, www.RunRI.us

Please Note: The Independence Rhode Race will be happening rain or shine. Because of the logistics of planning for a race of this size, we cannot offer refunds for any reason. In the event that weather is severe enough to create an unsafe environment for participants, organizers will cancel the event with no refunds issued.  

FAQs  - Please visit this link for a complete list of FAQs

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?

You must show your ID when picking up your registration materials.  There are no age restrictions to this race.

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Parking is recommended at Guiteras School, the free Bristol Town lots or on street parking.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please email info@rhoderaces.us or call 401.427.7764

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

Registrations are not transferrable but you can defer your race entry within one year to any race in our race portfolio. Deferral requests must be received before on line registration closes, typically 2 days before race day.  Please visit this link for steps to complete this procedure.

 

Events
Event Time Price Details
Half Marathon
Time
6:30AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT
N/A
Kids Obstacle Course Race
Time
7:00AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT
N/A
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.RunRI.us.

Place
Independence Park
Thames St
Bristol, RI US 02809
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 Independence Rhode Race.

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.

Send-a-Cheer

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

The Independence Rhode Race is sponsoring RaceJoy to provide participants and spectators these features for free (normally a 99 cents upgrade fee for both the participant and spectator).

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