Former Marathon World Record holder Steve Jones will run with two time Boston Marathon Champion Geoff Smith in the 2016 Narragansett Bay Half Marathon & 5k
This year's Narragansett Bay Half Marathon and 5k will feature Steve Jones the former World record holder for the marathon who won the Chicago, New York. Toronto and the London marathons. Steve Jones set the world record twice for the marathon. Joining Steve will be Geoff Smith a two time winner of the Boston Marathon and a two time Olympian.
The Narragansett Bay Half Marathon and 5k will be held on July 24. The half marathon will start at 7:00 a.m. and the 5k will start at 7:15 a.m. This is a beautiful course along the Narragansett Bay with an Olympic style finish at Pierce Stadium in East Providence.
There will be lots of music at this event. Bands will be playing along the course and there will be a main act playing on the main stage in Pierce Memorial stadium at the finish line. This year the Narragansett Bay Half Marathon will be held along with the annual East Providence HeritageFest, a three day celebration of music with some of the best music acts in the country playing. All entrant will receive a race t-shirt and all finishers in the half marathon and the 5k will receive a finishers medallion. Register now at www.nbhalf.com