We hope you are as excited for race day as we are! Over 6,500 runners from 43 states and 300 Nebraska communities are taking part. The resources below will answer many of the questions you may have about race day. Good Luck!
The race guide reigns supreme with all the essential information for the Good Life Halfsy and is a must read for all participants. Hard copies will be included in participant race packets.
Parking will be located in both the East and West lots at Seacrest Field. Arrive early and carpool where possible. No cars will be admitted to the parking lot after 8:15 am. Please enter the parking areas from A Street as the 70th street entrance will be closed. Runners arriving at the Start Line area may be dropped off at Seacrest Field or are welcome to leave vehicles for the entire day.
Need to drop a layer before the gun goes off? We thought you might. Gear Check will be conveniently located near the start line up until race time. Your gear will be securely transported to the finish line where you can claim it by showing your race bib.
Hop in with a pace group on race morning to reach your goal. Pacers will use the SmartPacing strategy, easing into the first few miles, running hills at consistent effort and slowing down through water stations. The Lexus of Lincoln pace team will have pacers at the following times 1:35, 1:40, 1:45, 1:50, 1:55, 2:00, 2:05, 2:10, 2:15, 2:20, 2:25, 2:30, 2:35, 2:40, 2:45 and 2:50.
You’ll cross the finish line to the sound of thunderous cheers on Canopy Street. After collecting your medal, stick around to cheer on other runners and join the party at the Railyard Finish Festival. Friends, family and adoring fans can park in any number of downtown Lincoln parking facilities. Feeling fast? Award ceremony kicks off at 11:30 am.