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Ocean State Rhode Races

Sun October 27, 2024 Narragansett, RI 02882 US Directions RaceJoy Ready
The "Happiest Seaside Town in America" is home to this iconic Rhode Island marathon, half marathon and 5k.



$100 7:30AM EDT - 1:30PM EDT Price increases after August 31, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT

Half Marathon

$75 8:00AM EDT - 12:00PM EDT Price increases after August 31, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT


$30 8:15AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT Price increases after August 31, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT

Virtual Half Marathon

$50 Registration ends October 27, 2024 at 8:00pm EDT

Virtual Full Marathon

$50 Registration ends October 27, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT

Virtual 5k

$30 Registration ends October 27, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT


The 9th Annual Ocean State Rhode Races in Narragansett, RI will be held on Sunday October 27, 2024. Race weekend features a Marathon, Half Marathon and 5k Race.
The Marathon will start at 7:30 am, the Half Marathon will start at 8:00 AM and the 5k at 8:15 am, all on Sunday

This boutique Rhode Island marathon will showcase what is great about the Ocean State. Not only does the course feature classic Rhode Island beauty, our post-race festival will include an authentic RI experience at iconic Narragansett Town Beach.  For runners and by runners, the event offers direct access to the race directors who promise timely communication and personal touches throughout your race experience.  For a mile by mile race preview - check out our blog on our website. 

The marathon course is USATF certified and is a Boston Marathon and Abbott World Marathon Majors Qualifier.

The Ocean State Rhode Races Half is the final stop of the Rhode Race Series, a five stop series of Rhode Island Half Marathons.


Please Note: Ocean State Rhode Races 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 the weather is severe enough to create an unsafe environment for participants, organizers will cancel the event with no refunds issued.  

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FAQs  - 

Please visit our YouTube Live with the RDs for more FAQs and race weekend info.

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

There are no age restrictions but you must show your ID when picking up your bib.

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

The race starts at the North Beach pavilion but free parking is available at the South and West parking lots as well as local streets throughout town.

Can I transfer or defer my race registration?

Yes - you can transfer your bib, transfer your race entry to select other races in our portfolio within one year, or defer your entry to next year's race. Transfer and deferral requests must be received before October 23, 2024.  Please visit this link for steps to complete this procedure.

How do I check on my race registration?

Please visit to verify your race entry and make any changes - profile updates, registration updates, transfers, deferrals, etc.

Is there a discount for groups or teams?

YES!  Individuals can refer 3 friends using their unique referral code and receive $15 back - or - for larger groups of 10 or more, each member of the group will receive $5 to $15 in refunds, depending on the size of the group!  Sign up on the same team for the refund to be automatically applied when thresholds are reached.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

You can email us at or call 401.427.7764

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at


39 Boston Neck Rd
Narragansett Town Beach
Narragansett, RI US 02882

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Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for the Ocean State Rhode Races.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.


  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
View RaceJoy How-To

RRCA Certified Race Director


This event is directed by an RRCA Certified Race Director.  Additionally, as a Certified Race Director, we will do everything within our power to ensure we conduct ourselves and our events with a high degree of ethical standards and professional conduct.

Full Marathon Course Map

Half Marathon Course Map

5k Course Map



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