Get your running shoes ready! Join us to celebrate and honor the U.S. Coast Guard in Elizabeth City, home to one of the largest and busiest Coast Guard bases.

2022's Coast Guard Half Marathon & Guardians of the Atlantic 5K event will run in Elizabeth City, home to one of the largest and busiest Coast Guard bases. The race begins at the waterfront in our picturesque, historic downtown and continue along our riverfront. After that, runners will loop through the U.S. Coast Guard Base and Air Station and finally return downtown via Elizabeth City State University. The marathon is hosted by Visit Elizabeth City.

Join us at the finish line party! We'll have food, drink and live music following the race. Runners will receive a Coast Guard Half Marathon t-shirt and there will be finisher medals for all participants.

Contact

Visit Elizabeth City
info@visitelizabethcity.com

Downtown Elizabeth City
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

(252) 335-5330
coastguardrun.com

Updated April 8, 2021