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Annual Nova Scotia Marathon

Located In Barrington
Where To Find Us
27 Park Lane
Barrington, NS B0W 1E0
Areas Served South Shore Region
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Phone 902-637-2015 ext 237
Contact Misty James, Recreation Director; Phone: 902-740-4764; Email:
Alternate Contact Joel d'Entremont, Physical Activity Coordinator; Phone: 902-637-2015 ext 237; Email:
Mailing Address c/o Barrington Recreation Centre 
PO Box 100 
Barrington, NS B0W 1E0
Fax 902-637-2598
Description & Services
Information The Nova Scotia Marathon/Half Marathon & 10K race takes place in the Municipality of Barrington, located on the south west shore of Nova Scotia. 
The race begins on Sherose Island and takes you through the business district of Barrington Passage, where you will make the turn onto Cape Sable Island. Runners will follow the route until signage indicates where the half marathon and the 10K runners must take their turn to return to the finish line. 
Runners will enjoy this coastal run which is mainly flat with some rolling hills. The Full Marathon will take you to Nova Scotia's most southerly point, The Hawk, and includes some of the most beautiful ocean views around. 
This is not a closed course. 
The marathon is a qualifier for Boston. 
For more information or to register contact the Recreation Department. 
NOTE: The 50th Annual Nova Scotia Marathon schedules for July 26th is postponed due to COVID-19.nHowever, we are hosting a fun run. For more information visit: 
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Eligibility Ages: 13 year(s) and up
Hours Annual event held on the 4th Sunday of July
Special Information
Tags Annapolis Valley Connect ; Festivals/Events ; Fitness ; HALIFAX ; Outdoor Recreation ; Recreation Categories ; Running ; South Shore Connect ; Summer Fun
Categories - General Special Events & Festivals