Half Marathon

General Information

The Half Marathon course is fast, downhill, and scenic. Starting at Yonge and Sheppard in North York and finishing at Exhibition Place, the Half Marathon is the most popular event Race Weekend.


8:30 AM – Half Marathon – Yonge St. & Sheppard Ave.

Participants must be a minimum16 years of age on race day. If under 18 on race day, a parent or guardian must sign your waiver.

In-line skates, roller-skates, skateboards, bicycles, strollers and dogs are not permitted on the course. For the safety of all participants, iPods and similar audio devices are not recommended.

For additional information, please click on the following links:

Race Day Information | Race Maps | Shirt and BibTag

Aid Station & Timing

Aid stations providing water, electrolytes and toilets are located approximately every 2.5 km in addition to the Start and Finish Lines.

On-Course Aid Station Locations:

1.5 km  • 4 km • 6 km •  8 km  • 9.5 km  • 11 km • 14 km • 17 km • 19 km

SportStats is the official Timer. The course will be marked at every kilometer. Results will be posted online following the race.


The Toronto Half Marathon has been accurately measured and is certified by Athletics Canada and the Association of International Marathons (AIMS) and meets all international standards.