South Shore Half Marathon & 5K

November 5, 2023 @ 7:30 AM in Norwell, MA

Best Swag in The Biz

Custom event swag you’ll want to wear again and again. New this year – hoodies!

Just a Plain Pretty Course

We’re back on our original closed course through the streets of Norwell!

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Marathon Sports Massachusetts

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Event Information

Race Morning

  • 6:00 AM – Registration Opens
  • 7:30 AM – Half Marathon Starts at Norwell High School
  • 8:00 AM – 5K Starts at Norwell High School
  • Parking – Marshfield High School (Shuttle will take everyone to Norwell High School for race) 
  • Start Location – Norwell High School
  • Finish Location – Dover Street near the Post Office – Norwell

Parking & Shuttle Transportation


Parking Map

***All parking will take place at Marshfield High School at 167 Forest St, Marshfield, MA (Shuttles will take everyone from Marshfield HS to Norwell High School)

Shuttle Map & Instructions

  • 5:45 AM: Shuttle buses start running from Marshfield High School to Norwell High School
  • 7:15 AM: Last bus leaves Marshfield High School
  • There is no parking at Norwell High School. Please park at Marshfield High School and catch shuttle. 

Bib Number Pickup

Pre Race

  • 11/3 from 4-7 pm & 11/4 from 12-4 pm 
    • Marathon Sports – 134 Washington St., Norwell, MA 02061 
    • 15% off in-store discount during packet pickup (doesn’t apply to electronics) 

Race Day

  • Sunday 11/5 starting at 6:00 AM **Bibs ONLY before the race. Swag will be available after the race.
    • Norwell High School

Gear Check 

  • There will be a gear check area near the starting line. All gear will be transported to the finish line for people to pick up by their bib#. 

    Note: All runners will receive a personal bib assignment email on Wednesday 11/2. We are expecting a great crowd so please please please know your bib assignment when you come to pick up your packet so we can keep the flow going.

    Registration Pricing

    Half Marathon  

    • $95.00 


    • $45.00

    Custom Event Swag

    Runners will receive the following:

    • Half Marathon Runners – Custom event hoodie (hoodie guarantee deadline: 10/10/2023)
    • 5K Runners – Custom event short-sleeve T-shirt (t-shirt guarantee deadline: 10/10/2023) 
    • Finisher medals for those that cross the finish line

    Swag will be available at packet pick up (recommended) and at the finish line on race day. We recommend picking up your gear before race day to save time and relieve stress on race morning!

    Top Finisher Awards

    Awards (Marathon Sports gift cards) will be given out in the following categories:

    • Half Marathon
      • Top 3 overall male and female winners ($100 / $75 / $50) 
      • Top male and female winners in the following age groups:
        • 1-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+
    • 5K 
    • Top 3 overall male and female winners ($50 / $40 / $30) 
    • Age group winner M/F: $25 
    • Top male and female winners in the following age groups: 
    • 1-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+



    Water/Fuel Stops

    • There will be a water stop location approximately every two miles along the course
    South Shore Half Marathon 2023 - Water Station Map

    Restroom Availability

    • Available in Norwell High School at packet pickup
    • Porta-potties will be adjacent to the starting line
    • Porta-potties inside Gaffield Park at the finish line
    • One on pine street on the course at 50 Pine St Norwell Fire Station (near miles 5 & 9) 


    Dehydrated? Light-headed? Nagging injuries flaring up? We will have two medical stations, one at the start/finish area, and another around Mile 3.5

    Course Maps

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     Past Results

    • For previous years results and photos, please click here!


    • If you have any questions, or comments please fill out the contact form (referencing the specific event), and we will get back to you as soon as possible!
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