Berry Half Marathon Welcomes Runners Saturday

Release Date: March 06, 2018

This Saturday, Berry College welcomes more than a thousand runners from across the U.S. for the 11th annual Berry Half Marathon.  

The race, which begins at 8 a.m. at the Ford Complex, is a fundraiser for the Berry College Elementary and Middle Schools The money will be used to improve technology, develop curriculum and create scholarships. Participants can choose to run a half marathon, 10K or 5K race. Each race provides runners with a unique experience of the world’s largest continuous campus.  

All of the races are USATF certified courses open to runners and walkers. The 10K will start with the half marathon at 8 a.m. and the 5K will start at 8:20 a.m. For more information and details on registration visit:  

For information about the Berry College Elementary and Middle School, go to


Written by Public Relations Student Assistant Megan Benoit