Shoreline Half Marathon (Live & Virtual Options)

Date: July 10, 2021

Length: 13.1 Miles

Start Time: 7:00am

Location: Hamlin Beach State Park (map)

Enjoy a beachside Half Marathon on Saturday, July 10th and 5K on Sunday, July 11th at one of New York's Best State Parks! The Half Marathon is a flat course along the countryside of Hamlin, starting inside the park and finishing along the beach.  The 5K is equally as flat and has great views of Lake Ontario via the lakeside path.

We are offering a hybrid whereby you can join us In Person or do it Virtually from wherever you are!

If you deferred from 2020 this is the email that was sent 5/4/21 via Run Sign Up - CLICK HERE

In-Person Registrants will receive:

  • Finisher Medal
  • Technical Tank Top - gender specific sizing (shirt guaranteed if registered by June 20th.)
  • Generic Race Bib
  • Printable Finisher Certificate
  • COVID-19 Safe In Person Event
  • Online Results
  • Post Race Grab n Go Food Bag
  • Electronic Timing

Virtual Registrants will receive: (registration for virtual closed June 20)

  • Finisher Medal
  • Technical Tank Top - gender specific sizing
  • Downloadable/printable Race Bib
  • Printable Finisher Certificate

*Tank Color Subject to Change Based on Availability

**Unfortunately no exchanges for tank sizing

COVID-19 Safety Protocols

As it stands now, we will be adhering to the CDC guidelines regarding masking, social distance, post race food and mass gathering numbers.  Should situations change we will indeed adjust protocols accordingly.  Please stay tuned to social media, this website and emails.
Note this event is a mass start
  • All athletes are required to carry hydration with them while on course, there are water stops, but you must carry hydration - it's July, it can be hot
  • Post-Race food will be prepackaged and in a bag. These will be handed out to you at the finish line upon completion of your event.
  • Packet pickup items will be pre-bagged and labeled with your name on them. There is no exchange of shirts or bib numbers available.
  • Throw out any of your own trash, do not toss it on the ground for staff/volunteers/other athletes to clean up.
  • There will not be an awards ceremony.  We will mail certificate awards within a few days after the event is complete so we can compile results
  • Results will be available online after the event
  • Please check your email for specific race day and packet pickup info

By registering for this event you are acknowledging that the date, time, location, and distance of the race may be changed, switched to virtual, or canceled at any time as deemed necessary by the Race Directors due to circumstances beyond their control. In the event that any of these scenarios happens or any other circumstances related to the organizers or participant, there will be no refunds, transfers, or deferrals allowed unless otherwise stated.


Great Camping Facilities available at Hamlin Beach State Park.
For Reservations: 1-800-456-CAMP or online at Camp Ground Reservations

Volunteer Opportunity

We are all set for volunteers.  Thank you!!

Registration/Packet Pickup

 Event  Entry Fee  
 Half Marathon  $75
5K $30
Virtual Half Marathon $55
Virtual 5K $22
Note: Registration Closes July 6th at 11:59PM

All entries are non-transferable, non-deferrable, non-refundable, with no exceptions.

Packet Pickup

  • Friday, July 9th from 10am-7pm at the following Fleet Feet location:
    • ARMORY: 155 Culver Road, Rochester, NY 14620
  • Race Day,  Saturday, July 10th from 6:30AM to 6:55AM at Area 5 Race site. 

*We strongly encourage you to attend pre-race packet pickup and NOT wait until race day.

** Virtual participants will be able to get their packets at packet pickup.  All those not picked up will be mailed the week of July 12th to the US Shipping address you registered with.


Half Marathon & 5K 

  • Overall Male and Female
  • Top 3 in 5 year age groups. (19 and under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over)
  • All finishers get a downloadable finisher certificate

Virtual Half Marathon & 5K

All participants get a downloadable finisher certificate

Race Day Schedule

In-Person Events, Both Days
Please read In Person Race Documents/Maps Above

7:00am - Mass Start
Virtual participants will have from 7am, July 10th, 2021 through 9pm, July 16th, 2021 to submit their results.


Updated June 25, 2021

Due to bridge construction on Priem Rd this is the new half marathon course - CLICK HERE

This New 2021 course starts in Area 4, but finishes in Area 5.  The 5K Starts and Finishes in Area 5.

- The finish is in area 5.  The start is in Area 4 parking lot.

The NEW 5K Course -

DAY 1 Half Map of Corrals, Start, Finish and Curbside Packet Pickup - CLICK HERE

NOTE: This is a MASS START, so no corrals, but the remainder of the map describes the area.

DAY 2 5K Map of Corrals, Start, Finish and Curbside Packet Pickup - CLICK HERE

NOTE: This is a MASS START, so no corrals, but the remainder of the map describes the area.

- The finish is in area 5.  The start is near Area 5 parking lot.


Please stay tuned for updated parking information based on Park directives.



July 10, 2021 | Hamlin Beach State Park