Start Time: 8:00AM

Location: Arm & Hammer Park Trenton Thunder Baseball Stadium1 Thunder Road,
Trenton, NJ

Race Day Packet Pick-up: 6:00AM-7:30AM

Rothman Institute Trenton Half 2017 10K Finisher Medal and Shirt

This USATF certified course takes you through the Trenton Historic District, over the world famous Trenton Makes the World Takes bridge into Morrisville, PA, then back into New Jersey over the Calhoun Street Bridge. From this point, you will run through the beautiful 100 acre Cadwalader Park back into the Capitol District of Trenton. Prepare for an epic finish inside the home of the Trenton Thunder baseball team.

Your face on the big screen & family and friends cheering you on while you circle the park and head toward home plate makes for the finish you deserve!


10K Course Map 10K Course Map (844 KB)

Registration Fees

All registrants receive entry into the race, custom finisher medal, entry into the post race party, a custom race shirt, live entertainment on course, and an Epic Finish in Arm and Hammer Trenton Thunder Waterfront Park.

  • $45 – Feb. 15 to Feb. 29
  • $50 – Mar. 1 to May 31
  • $55 – Jun. 1 to Aug. 31
  • $65 – Sept. 1 to Oct. 25

(Online registration will close at midnight on October 25, 2017, however, this date is subject to change.)

Trenton Half Marathon VIP Package

Do you want to put that finishing touch on your Trenton Half experience? We have a great VIP program that can help make the event even more memorable. This package offers amenities for runners, their supporters and some great memorabilia from the event. Listed below are the items included in your package.

Trenton VIP Package $40
  • Packet Home Delivery
  • Preferred VIP Parking at the Starting Line
  • Access to VIP area at Arm & Hammer Park
  • Lanyard with Credentials
  • Custom iTab for your finisher medal

To purchase this option, click the button below.

Purchase Additional Items

Packet Pick-Up

Your race packet will include your race number, timing chip, safety pins and any final instructions for race day. We will be implementing the latest timing chip technology, or “B-tag”, that will be pre-attached to your race number (bib).

You can pick up your race packet in one of 3 ways:

1. Attend one of our Packet Pick-up nights

2. Get it Mailed Home

3. Race Morning

Attend a Packet-Pick up Night

Race packets can be picked up at the Arm & Hammer Park on Thursday, Oct. 26 (12pm to 6pm) and Friday, Oct. 27 (12pm to 6pm). The Park is located at 1 Thunder Rd, Trenton, NJ 08611

Get it Mailed Home

Participants can also sign up for the mail home option for an additional fee. To purchase this option, please select the "Purchase Additional Items" tab under the Runners' dropdown menu. This must be completed before October 14, 2017. All packets will be mailed out a week from the event. 

Race Morning

Race Day Packet Pick Up will be open at the Trenton Thunder Will Call Window from 6:00AM until 7:30AM. To purchase this option, please select the "Purchase Additional Items" tab under the Runners' dropdown menu.

Other Details

Be prepared to show your photo ID to claim your race packet. We cannot release your bib without a valid photo ID.

Race numbers are non-transferable* and irreplaceable if lost, and entry fees are nonrefundable* (see below for only exceptions).

If you cannot pick up your race packet, you may have a friend or family member pick it up for you (they will need to present a copy of your photo ID).  You will need to fill out the waiver ahead of time and have your friend/family member bring it with them when they pick up your packet. You can download the waiver below.

Bib Pickup Waiver Bib Pickup Waiver (388 KB)

B-Tag Note and Instructions: B-tag timing chips are disposable, embedded in your bib, and do not need to be returned after the race. Also, unlike “D-tags”, “B-tags” will not need to be separated from your race number for any reason. Your timing chip is activated once you cross the starting line.