The Middle Half

October 9, 2021

13.1 Miles. Turn by Turn.

You can find an interactive course map here

Flat. Fast. Fun!

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

Start and finish near the downtown Murfreesboro square. The start of the race is in front of Central Magnet School on Main St. The finish is near the square on Main Street, just in front of Bank of America.

The course has you running down tree-lined Main Street to Maney Avenue and the historic Oaklands Historic House Museum. Circle the Downtown Square, through the heart of the MTSU campus, then finish and party on the square.


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

-Course Certification Code: TN1939MS


The estimated elevation variation over 13.1 miles is only 200 feet.