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     2018 Naples Daily News Half Marathon
Why Run Naples?
The best distance course in the state! Certified! Flat-Fast-Shady-Loop!
FREE Pasta party
Great 4 color gender specific race shirts
Unique quality medals to all finishers
Awards 5 deep for 27 age groups
Door prizes including weekends at beach front hotels
$15,000 cash awards for Open Division ( US citizens Only) Masters - Grand Masters - Senior Grand Masters -Awards for all countries
$2700 cash awards for age group winners ($100 each age group)
Cash awards for course records, Open, Masters, & age group


Entry Restrictions
Minimum age for participants is 13 years of age on race day. For safety reasons/course restrictions we do not allow wheel chair participation for this event.

Chip Timing

Timing provided by: Gulf Coast Runners

This year we are utilizing MyLaps disposable race bib chips for the race! This will allow you to skip all lines on race day! (if you do early packet pick up)

Pasta Dinner
The dinner includes pasta, salad, bread, dessert and beverages. No charge for registered runners - family members and friends welcome for $10.00 per person.

Course Record Holders

Celophas Ngetich
Overall Male 1:02:41

Gebre Belainesh/Caroline Rotich
Overall Female 1:09:57


Grand Drawing
Weekends at Naples hotels.

Noncash Awards
Medals for all finishers who complete the course within the 3:00 hour time limit. Prizes for age group winners. Awards 5-Deep All Age Groups.

Pasta Party

“Under the Stars" at First Watch Restaurant
Gulfshore Blvd. N., corner of Banyan & Gulfshore Blvd. Saturday Jan. 13th • 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Post Race
Refreshments at park as we await awards.
Post race massage available - $10.00 /Ten minutes

Click on a sponsor logo to learn more about companies that support the NDN half marathon

Ken Shelton photography will be at the event taking photos.
2017 Photos
2015 Photos
2014 Photos
2013 Photos


Contact Info
(229) 686-0173 or (239) 434-9786
Please check information presented here thoroughly before contacting
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Online Registration

Sign Up
2018 Sign up opens March 1

Cambier Park in Olde Naples.

Entry Fee
Before April 1st - $45
April 1st - Nov 30th - $60
Dec 1st - Jan 8th - $80
Jan 9th to Jan 13 - $100
Race Day - $125
Race entry fee's are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Lifetime Members
For those of you who joined our Lifetime Number Club, please note so on your application and mail in.

The course is USATF certified and begins on 5th Avenue South and returns to Cambier Park (map provided with race packet). Mile markers each mile; water and Gatorade sports drink at 7 stops, turns marked, out and back course - flat and fast. Pursuant to USATF rules, no in-line skates, baby joggers or strollers, or bicycle support allowed on course.
Time limit of 3 hours due to course closure restrictions.

Online registration closes
 January 14, 2014
Day of race entry fee: $125

Race packet pick up
 January 12th
10 - 7 PM 
January 13th
 10 - 5PM
Naples On The Run store located at 2116 9th St. North, (239) 434-9786.
Race Day, Sunday, January 14th
at Cambier Park, 5:45 am

Rates apply for Naples Half Marathon

Cove Inn
(239) 262-7161 • $184 per night

Best Western
(239) 261-1148 • $199 per night

Ramada Inn
(239) 263-3434 • $159 per night

Sea Shell Motel
(239) 262-5129 • $89-$99
 per night

Staybridge Suites
(239) 643-8002
$169 per night plus tax for the weekend for our studio suite
$179 one bedroom king
$189 one bedroom with 2 double beds.
Ask for the “special rates” for the Naples Half Marathon-Gulf Coast Runners
These rates will be valid for check in on January 11, 12, 13 and 14 and check out on January 15, 16 or 17

(239) 435-9600
$269 per night
2 night minimum