Half Marathon Info

Date: Saturday, November 8, 2014

Time: 5:30p.m.

Time Limit: All participants will have 3.5 hours to complete this race. The race course closes at 9:00p.m. Willeo Road will close at 8:30p.m., all runners who are on Azalea Drive will be turned around to finish on the trail inbound.

***Sorry, no jog strollers will be allowed on the race course.***

***Runners are advised to wear headlamps as there are some dark spots along the course.***

Venue: Riverside Park

Address: 575 Riverside Road Roswell, GA 30075

Parking: Early parking will be at Riverside Park (575 Riverside Rd, Roswell GA 30075) and Don White Memorial Park and later parking at St Francis (9375 Willeo Road, Roswell GA 30075) with Shuttle service. Additional parking and shuttle service is available at 8897 Roswell Road, Sandy Springs, GA 30350 (right across the river).

Course Map:   Click here to see the 2014 AREA 13.1 course map (*Note: 2013 course has been modified)

Brief Description: One of the Most Popular Courses to run in the State of Georgia. Flat and Fast.   You will get a PR on this Half Marathon Course!

Training Schedules:

Water Station Info: This course will go out and turn around, come back to center stage then loop out the opposite direction. Therefore aid/water stations will  be positioned at every mile.


$50 until April 15th
$60 until June 1st
$65 until October 1st
$75 until November  5th
$80 for walk up @ packet pickup location or on Race Day

***Unless event sells out prior to a certain date these will be the entry fees. Registration closes when the event Sells Out and reaches its 2,200 runner limit. REGISTER EARLY!!!


Registration Closes: November 5, 2014


There are 3 ways to register for the AREA 13.1 in Roswell, GA:

  1. Apply online at Active.com.
  2. Download (PDF) the entry form and mail in to Zulu Racing.
  3. Register at Road Runner Sports stores in Buckhead or Marietta.


Road Runner Sports (Buckhead)
Powers Ferry Square
3756 Roswell Rd. NE Suite 16
Atlanta, GA 30342
(404) 855-2424
Road Runner Sports (Marietta)
Merchant’s Walk Shopping Center
1311 Johnson Ferry Road
Marietta, GA 30068
(678) 279-7990


Race / Bib Number Pickup: We will have race/ bib number pickup at these locations for all pre-registered participants week of the AREA 13.1  race:
  • Sunday, November 2nd from 1-5pm @ Lululemon-Perimeter Mall,  4400 Ashford Dunwoody Rd, Suite 2405, Atlanta GA 30346
  • Wednesday, November 5th from 12-8pm @ Road Runner Sports (Alpharetta), 2800 Old Milton Parkway, Suite 2140, Alpharetta, GA 30009
  • Thursday, November 6th from 12-8pm @ Road Runner Sports (Marietta), 1311 Johnson Ferry Rd, Suite 412, Marietta, GA 30068
  • Friday, November 7th from 12-8pm @ Lululemon-Perimeter Mall,  4400 Ashford Dunwoody Rd, Suite 2405, Atlanta GA 30346
  • Race Day – Saturday, November 8th from 2:30-4:30pm @ Riverside Park 575 Riverside Road, Roswell, 30075

Proceeds: Proceeds from the race series benefit the Matthew E. Russell Foundation and Flagshare. The Matthew E. Russell Foundation provides help to the people of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa through education, feeding programs, educational libraries, and much more. Based in Atlanta, Flagshare’s goal is to help make human connections through local/global shoe recycling and sharing. With new shoes, we enable and motivate people (especially youth) to get active, connect and give back.
Online donations for the Matthew E Russell Foundation can also be made directly here.
Online donations for Flagshare can be made directly here.



Medals: All finishers will receive an awesome alien head medal!