Governor’s Cup 2021 is cancelled.

Please check back in the fall of 2021 for updates on our next race.


The half-marathon course ties Columbia to its sister cities on the west side of the Congaree River, and it touches South Carolina State Museum, EdVenture, Gervais Street Bridge, West Columbia and Cayce, Guignard Brick Works, Blossom Street Bridge, USC’s Strom Thurmond Fitness and Wellness Center, Shandon Neighborhood, Five Points, USC’s Horseshoe, and South Carolina Capital Complex.

Start Date/Time

Starts on Saturday morning, February 20, at 8:00 a.m. at 1312 Main St. heading south toward the SC State House.  The event finishes heading south on Park St. at 1110 Park Street.

Fee Schedule

Note: Half-marathon combo package available at an additional $10 over the current half-marathon price. Combo pricing includes one wicking shirt for the Half-marathon.

Half-Marathon Course Map

Final map with medical, port-o-jons, and GU stations.

Half-Marathon Course

Half-Marathon Elevation Map


Half-Marathon Course