AmeriHealth April Fools Half Marathon, 7K and 11K

It’s no joke! The AmeriHealth NJ April Fools Half Marathon, 11k and 7k happens every April on the Atlantic City Boardwalk to celebrate running fools everywhere, even Kids during the ACCEA Kids Fit Final Mile. See live entertainment and tons of crazy antics. Go to for more info and registration or call. 609-822-1167 Ext. 141


Check out the AmeriHealth New Jersey April Fools Half Marathon Course Video Here and Learn Why the April Fools Half is the Most Fun You Will Have at a Half Marathon in 2016!

April 1-3, 2016

Packet Pick Up

The Nike Factory Store 30 N. Arkansas Ave., Atlantic City, NJ 08401

Friday, April 1
3:00PM – 7:00PM

Saturday, April 2
3:00PM – 7:00PM

Packet Pick Up Parking: The Wave Parking Garage
Located on Fairmount Avenue between Christopher Columbus Boulevard and Mississippi Avenue

Race Morning Pick Up – Advance Registration Required

Resorts Hotel & Casino 1133 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ 08401

Saturday, April 2 (11K & 7K runners only)
7:00AM – 8:00AM

Sunday, April 3 (Half Marathon runners only)
6:00AM – 7:00AM

Race Schedule

All races start and finish on the Boardwalk at North Carolina Ave. in front of Resorts Hotel & Casino.

Saturday, April 2, 2016

11K (6.84 Miles) & 7K (4.35 Miles)

Start Time: 9:00AM

Top Finisher Awards: 10:00AM – Landshark Beach Bar

Age Group Awards: 11:00AM – Landshark Beach Bar

Mascot Run and Kids Crafts

Start Time: 11:00AM

Kids Fit Final Mile sponsored by Atlantic County Council of Education Associations (1 Mile)

Start Time: 12:00PM

Kids Awards: 12:30PM – At Finish Line

Gear Check: 8:30AM – 11:00AM North Carolina Ave. on the Boardwalk

Chalk – A – Thon

Sunday, April 3, 2016

AmeriHealthNJ April Fools Half Marathon (13.1 Miles)

Start Time: 8:00AM

Top Finisher Awards: 9:30AM – Landshark Beach Bar

Age Group & Costume Awards: 11:00AM – Landshark Beach Bar

Gear Check: 7:30AM – 12:30PM – North Carolina Ave. on the Boardwalk

Make the 2016 AmeriHealth New Jersey April Fools Half Marathon Your Spring Race Vacation!

2016 Race Course

USATF Certification NJ130D8LMB Alternate

Start & Finish Line: On the historic Atlantic City Boardwalk in front of Resorts Hotel and Margaritaville’s Landshark Bar & Grill Resorts Casino Hotel

With a flat, fast, and unique course beginning in Atlantic City, runners will spend a few miles running on the wood planks of the boardwalk before heading through sleepy beach towns with ocean views the entire way.

Live course entertainment, moisture wicked technical shirts and custom finisher medals make this the best half marathon of the Spring!

2015 April Fools Course Map  Click Here to View the 2016 Race Course Map

Parking  We encourage all runners to park at Trump Taj Mahal on race morning.  Parking at the Trump Taj Mahal is conveniently located right at the Start and Finish area.

Race Perks & Finish Line PartyWoman Runner Atlantic City Marathon

    • Custom Finisher Medals and Technical Shirts for ALL runners
    • Live Runner Updates and Tracking
    • One FREE Landshark Lager (21 and Over)
    • Costume Contests
    • Cash Awards for Top Finishers and Age Group Awards
    • Live Course Entertainment
    • Ocean Front Course
    • Charity Team Registration Available

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