Race Information
Race Info

April 19, 2020  8:00 am

Rutgers University, New Brunswick Campus

Sonny Werblin Recreation Center, Busch Campus
656 Bartholomew Rd.
Piscataway, NJ

The Unite NJ Half Marathon at Rutgers University is New Jersey’s premier spring half marathon.

Ever been to a college football game? The spirit and enthusiasm is contagious. The Unite NJ Half Marathon at Rutgers University embodies this feeling from the Scarlet Knight mascot kicking off the race to the thousands of fans lining the finish down College Avenue.

Join us this Spring and be part of the incredible experience. RUN.RUTGERS.RAH!

Half Marathon 13.1 Miles

8K 4.88 Miles

Rutgers full time, current year students get a discounted entry fee.

Runner Tracking
Runner Tracking Sign Up
Runner Tracking will be available about 2 weeks prior to race day

Have your results delivered right to you as soon as you cross the finish line.

Share this link with your friends and family so they can track your progress on race day and make sure they are there to cheer you to finish!

Packet Pickup

There is no packet pick up race morning. We offer several great options to get your packet.

1. Have it mailed to you. This option expires on 2.29.20.

This option is offered on the entry form. This option is limited and based on availability. All packets will be mailed out in mid March. If you do not receive your packet by 4/8 please email Suzanne at dolores@cgiracing.com.

2. Pick it up at the health and fitness expo.

Rutgers University, New Brunswick Campus

Sonny Werblin Recreation Center, Busch Campus
656 Bartholomew Rd.
Piscataway, NJ

Friday           1:00 pm – 5:00 pm*

Saturday       9:00 am – 4:00 pm

*Friday is for Rutgers affiliated runners – the expo will not be open.

You must present photo ID when picking up your packet.

3. Pick up on race day

Please note this is limited to the first 150 runners. There is an additional charge of $25 and you must reserve this service when registering.

Start Line

Sonny Werblin Recreation Center, Busch Campus
656 Bartholomew Rd.
Piscataway, NJ

Sunday 5:45 am – 7:00 am

4. Have a friend get it for you.

Please give them a copy of your photo id to bring with them.

You may pick up other runners packets with a copy of their photo ID.

Race the NJ half marathon at Rutgers University
Postponed to April 2022

Kickoff your spring running season with the Scarlet Knight and thousands of fans cheering you down College Avenue!


You can park either at the start line or the finish line. If you are being dropped at the start line you will be directed to the Stadium parking lot where you can be dropped off and walk over to the start line.

Sonny Werblin Recreation Center ~ 656 Bartholomew Rd. ~ Piscataway, NJ
1 – 17 Hamilton St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901


Walk to Start

It’s less than a mile. You can park at the finish line and follow the race signs to walk to start. It’s a great warm up!

Shuttle Service

Download the shuttle map

There is a shuttle service to and from the start and finish lines.

Shuttles from Finish to Start Line

Shuttles will run to start of race: 6:00 am – 7:30 am

Last Shuttle to Start 8:00 AM

Shuttles from Start to Finish Line

Shuttles run to finish from 8:15 am – 10:30 am

Shuttles return to Busch Campus from the finish line from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm


Shuttle service will operate from 6:00 am to 3:00 pm at a frequency of every 15 minutes. The route will be set up to run between the Stadium West Lot and the corner of George and Hamilton Streets.

The buses will only pick up and drop off at the following locations;

  • Finish – Voorhees Mall on Hamilton Street
  • Finish – Zimmerli Art Museum – George and Hamilton
  • Student Activity Center
  • Start/Busch Campus – Stadium West Lot



Walking Map

Finish Parking Map


Start Parking Map

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