The Middle Half

October 13, 2018

13.1 Miles. Turn by Turn.

Flat. Fast. Fun!

Experienced and first-time racers like The Middle Half because the course is flat and fast.

Start at Greenland Drive near the Middle Tennessee State University Track and Soccer Complex. Ample parking close to the start.

The course has you running down tree-lined Main Street to Maney Avenue and the historic Oaklands Historic House Museum. Circle the Downtown Square, pass by MTSU’s Fraternity Row and the official geographic center of the great state of Tennessee, then finish on the track at MTSU.


The Murfreesboro Half Marathon course has been certified as accurate in measurement according to the standards adopted by the USATF Road Running Technical Council.

-Course Certification Code: TN15067MS


The estimated elevation variation over 13.1 miles is only 41 feet.