Registration and Race Info

The Basics

  • Where: DCR Horseneck Beach State Reservation John Reed Road Westport, MA

  • When: Sunday May 17, 2020

  • Start Time: Half: 9:00AM; 3.5M: 9:10AM; Course will be closed by 12:30PM

  • What: 13.1 and 3.5 miles of stunning scenery with a spectacular, ocean-side finish!

The race is sanctioned by USA Track and Field: sanction #20-TBD

Registration Details

Registration for the 2020 Horseneck Half and 3.5M will open on October 1, 2019 and close on May 15, 2020 or until we’ve sold out. There will be limited day of race registration depending on number availability.

  • The Half will be limited to the first 1,500 participants. 

  • The 3.5M will be limited to the first 500 participants.

Registration Fees:

  • October 1, 2019 – January 31, 2020: Half – $75; 3.5M – $30

  • February 1, 2020 – April, 30, 2020: Half – $85; 3.5M – $40

  • May 1 – May 18, 2020: Half – $95; 3.5M – $45

  • Race Day: Half - $100; 3.5M - $50

All runners will receive:

  • Race shirt

  • Entry into our post-race beach party including: 

    • One, complimentary micro brew from our craft brew beer garden

    • Post-race meal and snacks

  • Finishers Medal (half marathon only)


Post Race Beach Party

Enjoy a complimentary micro brew from our craft brew beer garden!


Awards will be given to the top three overall male and female finishers and will feature a pair of New Balance running shoes along with elegant wine packages from Westport River Winery.

Additional awards will be given to the top three men and women in each of the following age groups: 19 and under; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60-69; and 70+ and will also feature products from our sponsors.  

Note: no doubling up of awards between Top Male/Female and Age Groups.

You must be present at the race to receive your award. No awards will be mailed or saved for you to be picked up later.

Team Prizes and Perks:

Form a team or join one – either way we have some team incentives that we’re sure you’ll like!

  • Top 3 fastest teams based on the combined time of the first three members to cross the finish line

  • A growler of Buzzards Bay Brewery beer for every 5 runners on your team

One (1) reserved table in our beer garden for every 10 runners on your team’s roster. We’ll even bring you your growlers, some cups, and snacks for the full concierge experience!


Team Prizes and Perks

We have team incentives that we’re sure you’ll like!

Race numbers and shirts can be picked up at Westport River Winery on Saturday May 16, 2020 from 11:00 am to 2:30 pm and on Sunday morning May 17th at Horseneck State Beach from 7:30 am until 8:50 am.

Please be sure to have your driver’s license or another form of photo ID available for verification.

Race Numbers and
Shirt Pick-up


Emergency Services

EMS personnel will be located at each Water Stop throughout the course and at the start/finish area in the event you need medical assistance.

Road Closure

This is an open course with the exception of the start and the finishing stretch along the ocean. So while there will be police at all intersections, the roads are officially open to vehicle and pedestrian traffic. Please use caution and stay to the right hand side of the road during the race


Interested in helping out? All volunteers receive some cool race swag plus refreshments at the finish. Email us at for more details.


There is no rain date for this race. Race management reserves the right to modify, shorten, or cancel the race in the case of inclement weather or unforeseen circumstances that make the race unsafe. There will be no refunds in the event of cancellation due to these circumstances.

Race Cancellation Policy

There are no refunds or transfers, however, entry fees may be deferred until the following year’s event but only if we receive notification in writing 2 weeks before the start of the race

Refund/Transfer Policy