Please come and celebrate the 16th Marshall University Marathon. We plan to make it a special day. On  behalf of the Marshall University Marathon event staff we would like to thank you for  your interest in the Marshall University Marathon.  It is our objective to exceed your expectations in hosting this wonderful event.

We have tried to anticipate many of the questions you may have concerning the Marshall University Marathon.  These questions and answers can be located in the FAQ section.  If we have not answered your questions please feel free to direct your questions to the director of the Marshall Marathon.  We will attempt to answer your questions within 24 hours, contact

Packet Pickup is on November 1st from 5:00-8:00 pm and November 2nd from 10:00-6:00 pm at the New Baptist Church, Huntington, WV.

Registration is now open, click here and register now.  If you experience any difficulty in registration please contact

Marshall University Marathon and Half-Marathon will be held on November 7th at 7:00 a.m. There will be no refunds or deferrals.  

The marathon is 2 loops. This allows spectators and family to follow the race more readily.

NOTE:   There is a six hour time limit for the marathon.  Runners who do not reach the 12 mile marker by 3:15 will be directed to the half marathon finish.  Overall and age group winners will  receive awards from world  famous West Virginia Glass Manufacturer, Blenko.  Winners must pick up awards prior to leaving the event.  We do not mail awards to winners unless prior arrangements are made.

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