North Myrtle Beach, SC – The popular ‘Run Like A Diva’ half marathon kicks off its six annual events in North Myrtle Beach on May 6, 2018. Last year’s run drew a full field of 4,400 women from all over the United States some of which will go on to compete in May in San Francisco, September in DC’s Wine County in Virginia, October on Long Island, November in San Juan and, new this year, a December finish outside of LA in SoCal, CA.
The North Myrtle Beach half marathon will begin at 7 am and be held to three and one half hours. The Divas 5 k will being at 7:20 am. Entry fees vary depending how far in advance a runner signs up.
These are USAT&F sanctioned events and all USAT&F rules and regulations are enforced. A USATF sanction is an official designation which evidences the event’s commitment to follow national and international rules and regulations of the sport and to provide a safe environment for the participants and spectators.
The Diva Half Marathon is a USAT&F certified course which allows any road running performance to be accepted as a record or to be nationally ranked. Completing a race on a certified course allows runners to accurately compare their time to performances on other certified courses because they can be sure the distances are the same.
All runners will receive a tee shirt. Finishers will receive a medal, roses, champagne, and entry to a post-race pool party at the Baywatch resort that starts at 2 pm on the day of the race.
The Divas Half Marathon® Weekend is supported by over 500 volunteers and 20 area coordinators. Anyone interested in becoming a volunteer can sign up on their web site.