Governor's Cup Road Race

Saturday, Feb 20, 2021 at 8:00am

1312 Main St. heading south toward the SC State House
Columbia, SC 29201

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There’s something for everyone at the Governor’s Cup Road Race! Our 2-day events include a family-friendly Kids Main Street Mile (1- miler), an adult Main Street Mile race (1-miler) which both take place on Friday, February 19. In addition to these fun races, Saturday, February 20 host a Half Marathon and 5K races and post-race Finish Line Festival. All courses start along Main Street in Columbia, SC. with Saturday’s races ending in the Vista.

"Run with joy for the rest of your lives."

Larry Hamilton has written a running column for The State newspaper over the past 33 years. On August 9th, he wrote his last submission before retiring the column. Read Larry's final column here.

Events Schedule:

Opening Ceremony 7:30 a.m.

Half Marathon Start 8:00 a.m.

5K Start 8:20 a.m.

Finish Line Festival 8:30 a.m.

5K Awards Ceremony 9:30 a.m.

Half Marathon Awards Ceremony 10:30 a.m.

Locations:

Half-Marathon: Saturday morning, February 20 at 8:00 a.m. starts at 1312 Main St. heading south toward the SC State House.  The event finishes heading south on Park St. at 1110 Park Street.

5k Run/Walk: Saturday morning, February 20 at 8:20 a.m. starts at 1312 Main St. heading south toward the SC State House.  The event finishes heading south on Park St. at 1110 Park Street.

Columbia’s Triple Crown:  Check back soon on details for which races will qualify.

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