Yes, the Full Marathon is a Boston Qualifier. Our USATF Course Certification number is WI17007DM.
Yes, the course opens at 7:30 am and closes at 1:30 pm. If you have not finished your event in 6 hours, our road crew will hand out maps to guide you back to the finish line as they continue removing cones, barricades and signage. The time clock will run until 3 pm but official times will end at 1:30 pm.
You can pick up your goody bag at the Expo on Friday between noon & 6:30 pm and on Saturday morning, you can pick up your shirt, bib & timing chip from 6 - 7:15 am. Goody bags are not handed out on Saturday.
Yes, you may pick up your bib, shirt and timing chip on Saturday morning (not recommended) between 6 and 7:15 am but goody bags are only available on Friday.
While we discourage headphones, we also understand the importance of running to your playlist. Because a majority of the course is on bike paths and low traffic residential streets, we do allow them. Please be aware of your surroundings if you do wear headphones.
Full marathon participants must be at least 18 years old or accompanied by a legal guardian. Half marathon, half marathon walk and relay marathon participants must be at least 14 years old or accompanied by a legal guardian.
Every participant who finishes withing the 6 hour course limit will receive a medal.
No, due to the distance of the course and possible weather issues, strollers are not allowed on the course.
For the Full Marathon, you can run with 3-6 people, for the Half Marathon, you can run with 2-3 people. Each member can run in any order as long as the last runner has the bib with the timing chip attached and the slap bracelet on their wrist.
The Expo and Packet Pick Up on Friday is near the start line inside the Monona Community Center at 1011 Nichols Rd, Monona, WI 53716. On Saturday, there is no Expo but you can pick up your bib, timing chip and race shirt next to the starting line.
Yes, you may transfer or defer your registration as long as you do it before August 13th, 2017. There are no deferrals, transfers or refunds after August 12th.
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