ZOOMA CAPE COD | HALF MARATHON + 10K
Sunday, September 29, 2019
Start/finish at Sea Crest Beach Hotel | 350 Quaker Rd, N Falmouth, MA 02556
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What makes ZOOMA different?
Imagine a powerful sea of women on the move – encouraging fellow runners, creating unforgettable moments, getting strong, and celebrating personal running triumphs in beautiful locations. Imagine a post-race party where you’ll celebrate your run with your crew, relax and be pampered with massages, yoga, and food. This is ZOOMA.
Bring your best friends, your sister, your mom or your daughter for a weekend you’ll remember for years to come! Recognized as one of The Year’s Best Races by Runner’s World, and The Top 10 Women’s Races by Shape Magazine, ZOOMA Cape Cod is a race weekend you simply don’t want to miss!
ZOOMA CAPE COD FEATURES
SATURDAY NIGHT FUN. Pick up your race packet and shop, hang out and have fun with your crew at the Sea Crest Beach Hotel. Join us for a bonfire and welcome party on the beach!
SUNRISE YOGA SATURDAY. Relax and stretch on Saturday morning with a peaceful recovery yoga session.
RUN. Sunday is race day where you’ll run a Half Marathon or 10K through historic Falmouth, MA in Cape Cod. Expect gorgeous ocean views and quaint neighborhoods as you run this one-of-a-kind course!
PARTY.Celebrate your run with an unbelievable Post-Race party on the beach of the Sea Crest Beach Hotel. The party includes mimosas, food, massage, recovery yoga, shopping, live music and tons of fun!
SWAG. Each runner receives a swag bag with a women’s cut shirt, cinch sack and one-of-a-kind medal. Register early and you’ll get the VIP swag bag upgrade for free!
FUN + SUPPORT. ZOOMA race weekends are always filled with fun and incredible support. You’ll be surrounded by so many amazing women throughout the weekend and will be incredibly well supported throughout your run. It’s nearly impossible not to have fun during a ZOOMA race!
SATURDAY, September 28
Location: Sea Crest Beach Hotel
8am | Sunrise Yoga Saturday
10am-6pm | Packet Pick Up
6pm | Kids Beach Dash
6pm | Beach Bonfire + Welcome Party
SUNDAY, September 29
Location: Sea Crest Beach Hotel
7:30am | Half Marathon + 10K start
8:00am | ZOOMA Post-Race Party
TBD | Recovery Yoga Sessions
TBD | Awards Ceremony
TBD | Kids Races
12pm | Post-Race Party ends
2019 Registration Info + Fees
Race entry fees include some of the best swag around! Each registration includes:
- Women’s fit race tee (unisex sizing also available)
- Custom ZOOMA cinch sack
- Free race photos
- Entry to the Post-Race party including food, massage, recovery yoga and music
- One-of-a-kind themed race medal for all finishers
Register by June 2 and you’ll receive a FREE upgrade to the VIP Swag Bag which includes:
- ZOOMA wine glass
- Race magnet
- Access to the Facebook Training Support Group (a private Facebook group where you’ll have direct access to the ZOOMA Event Team and Ambassadors. You’ll get sneak peeks at all the race swag, medals and merchandise plus get lots of training motivation from the group!)
Register for the Half Marathon
$95 before June 2/$105 before Aug 2/$115 before Sept 2
Register for the 10K
$70 before June 2/$80 before Aug 2/$90 before Sept 2
Register for the Virtual
$45 before June 2/$55 before Aug 2/$65 before Sept 2
Virtual race participants may complete the race at any time during the month of March and no documentation of completion is required (but we’d love to see a pic of you once you finish!). Virtual packet will be mailed to you the week AFTER the race and will include race shirt, cinch sack and finisher medal.
Requirements and Registration Policies
Both women and men and runners and walkers are welcome and encouraged to participate in all ZOOMA Women’s Race Series events. Participants must be at least 12 years old to register for the half marathon and able to complete the course in 3.5 hours. Registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.
OFFICIAL HOST RESORT & RACE HEADQUARTERS
Sea Crest Beach Hotel
350 Quaker Road
Falmouth, MA 02556
Treat yourself to an unforgettable and relaxing race vacation when you stay at the Official Race Headquarters for ZOOMA Cape Cod – the Sea Crest Beach Hotel.
Why we love the Sea Crest Beach Hotel:
- Charming Cape Cod resort with stunning ocean views and friendly staff
- Direct beach access for a truly relaxing race-cation
- Close to downtown Falmouth. Nobska Lighthouse and many other local attractions
Perks of staying at the Official Race Headquarters:
- All race weekend activities are hosted at the Sea Crest Beach Hotel with easy access to the Expo and Party
- All races start and finish at the Sea Crest Beach Hotel so you can simply walk to the start line race morning
A discounted room rate for ZOOMA participants is available on a limited basis for reservations booked through the ZOOMA reservation page. BOOK NOW
OFFICIAL CHARITY PARTNER – Team Maureen
This year, ZOOMA Cape Cod will include Team Maureen as the Official Charity Partner. Together, we will focus on educating women about prevention and early detection of cervical cancer. Run ZOOMA Cape Cod for your mother, your daughter, your sister, your friend. Run for those who have battled cancer and beat it and those you have lost.
Team Maureen is a Falmouth-based nonprofit dedicated to ending cervical cancer by educating about the HPV-cancer connection and the important of prevention and early detection. Local resident, Eileen Lind, started Team Maureen after losing her sister to cervical cancer 10 years ago.
Your donations to fund Team Maureen and will help to educate others and prevent deaths related to cervical cancer. Please consider adding a donation to your registration for Team Maureen. 100% of this donation will go directly to Team Maureen.
You’ll love the ZOOMA Cape Cod Half Marathon + 10K courses. Enjoy the sights of cozy Cape Cod neighborhoods, gorgeous ocean views and the tree lined roads of historic Falmouth.
The Finish Line of all three races leads into an unbelievable oceanfront Post-Race Party at the Sea Crest Beach Hotel featuring mimosas, food, massage, recovery yoga, shopping, live music and tons of fun!
Average Race Day Temperatures:
Pacers will be on the half marathon course. More details on pace times will be posted soon! There is a 3.5 hour course limit to complete the half marathon.
Nuun Hydration + Aid Stations
Aid stations will be located approximately every 1.5 to 2 miles along the race course with 7 aid stations in total. Stations will include water, portable toilet and minor first aid supplies. Nuun Hydration product will be available at select locations. GU Energy Gels will be available on the Half Marathon course only.
Packet Pick Up
You must pick up your race packet on Friday or Saturday at the Sea Crest Beach Hotel. Race day packet pick up is not available unless you purchased the VIP Race Day Pick Up Option.
We suggest that you bring your registration confirmation email with you to packet pick up, however, your confirmation email is not required. We do allow you to pick up a race packet for someone else. Shirt exchange will be available at Packet Pick Up and the Information Tent on race day. Exchanges will be based on availability only, are not guaranteed and are on a first come, first served basis.
If you purchased a virtual race packet, please note that this will arrive one week AFTER the race weekend.
VIP Race Day Pick Up
If you purchased the VIP Race Day Pick Up, go to the Information Booth on race morning to claim your race packet. If you are unable to pick up your packet on Friday at the Sea Crest Beach Hotel, you can purchase the VIP Race Day Pick Up with your registration.
Kids Races Registration
To register for the Kids Races, go to the Information Booth on race day. Registration is free but we do ask that you fill out a waiver and registration from.
Parking for Hotel Guests – The Sea Crest Hotel will provide parking for all hotel guests. You will need to provide the name of the registered hotel guest at the security gate to access hotel parking.
Parking for all other runners – Parking for ZOOMA Cape Cod is very limited so we encourage you to carpool if possible! More information will be posted soon.
Parking for Spectators – Spectators are encouraged to cheer at the designated Cheer Zones along the course. Parking on the race course is not allowed and we strongly encourage spectators to carpool with race participants. Additional parking details will be provided soon.
Half Marathon and 10K participants will have access to bag check at the start of the race.
Spectator viewing locations will be available along the course. More information coming soon.
The awards ceremony will take place at the Post-Race Party + Expo.
Awards will be presented to the top 3 overall female race winners and top 3 Masters females for the Half Marathon and 10K. Age group awards will be given for top 3 female finishers in each age group.
Half Marathon + 10K Age Group Awards: 0-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+
Awards will not be mailed following the race so please attend the awards ceremony to pick up your award.
Weather + Safety
Races will be held rain or shine, however, if there is severe weather in the area the race start may be delayed or cancelled. As a reminder, registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.
In order to ensure safety of all runners, bicycles, roller skates, in-line skates, baby carriers and dogs are prohibited from the race course. Parts of the course are open to vehicular traffic throughout the run. It is VERY important for you to stay alert throughout the race, stay inside cones and obey all race and traffic signage. Jogging strollers are permitted but must start in the back.
We are recruiting a team of dedicated volunteers to assist with the ZOOMA Cape Cod race weekend! Are you part of a charitable organization? We have volunteer fundraising opportunities for groups such as schools, clubs, churches, and other not-for-profit organizations. Please contact us for more information on the volunteer program. Visit the FAQ page for more race details.
Women First. ZOOMA races are run by women for women. We are a very small team of female businesswomen and athletes who are passionate about delivering top notch races for women like you. Runner amenities and swag are designed exclusively with women in mind and weekend activities and events are planned to appeal to you, the female athlete.
Community of Support. We believe it’s incredibly important to support each other’s goals, dreams and aspirations. The ZOOMA community is made up of like-minded women who seek to achieve athletic and personal goals and support each other while doing so. ZOOMA race weekends are always filled with fun and incredible support.
RACE RESULTS + PHOTOS
2017 Official Race Photos
2017 Official Results + Finish Line Photos
2017 Zooma Cape Cod 13.1 Album courtesy of Alan Scherer, Award winning photographer
2018 Official Results + Photos
Dates, times, prices and inclusions subject to change. All races are subject to capacity limits and may close at any time. Registrations are non-refundable.