Bells in the Bayou Half Marathon and 4 Miler

Bayou La Batre, AL

Bells in the Bayou Half Marathon and 4 Miler


Sponsored by:

Port City Pacers

For more information contact PCP at 251-473-7223 

We are collecting toys and items for distraction (coloring books, puzzles, craft kits) for the children at USA Children's and Women's Hospital and the children in the care of the Child Advocacy Center in Mobile, AL. Everyone is encouraged to bring a new, unwrapped toy for infant through 18 years to the race for donation.


Start and finish in the heart of Bayou la Batre – near the intersection of Shell Belt Road and Alabama’s Coastal Connection.


USATF certified half marathon and 4-Mile courses


Pre-register by mail (entries should be postmarked by November 27), in person at McCoy Outdoor, Run-N Tri, or Fleet Feet in Mobile until noon on December 1, or online ( until 4 AM December 2. Early packet pick-up and registration on Friday, December 2, from noon until 5:30 PM at the PCP office (358 Morgan Ave, Mobile, AL  36606)

Race day registration and packet pick-up from 6:30 to 7:45 AM at the race site.


Half Marathon: Top 3 male and female Overall, top male and female Masters, Grandmasters, Senior Grandmasters, and race walkers. Top 3 male and female finishers in 5-year age groups. 

Finishers medals to all Half Marathon finishers.

4-Miler: Top male and female Overall, Masters, Grandmasters, Senior Grandmasters, and race walkers.  Top 2 male and female in 5-year age groups.


Participants pre-registered by November 20, 2022 will be guaranteed a long-sleeved race shirt.

Post-Race Party: 

Food and beverages will be provided after the race.

Course Restrictions: 

Due to police restrictions, you must be able to complete the half marathon or 4-Miler in three hours. After that time, there will be no police protection or race officials on the course.