Race Day Details

Marathon Date:
Sunday, February 18, 2018

Times:

  • 7:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Full Marathon and Relay Marathon start at the Vic at Verrado, 4242 N. Golf Drive, Buckeye, AZ 85396
  • 7:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Half Marathon starts at Millennium High School, 14802 W. Wigwam Blvd., Goodyear, AZ 85395
  • 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. 2 mile Walk/Run starts at Westgate City Center’s AMC Theater

RACE DAY

What to Bring: Running shoes (believe it or not, people do forget), sunglasses, hat and sunscreen.
Remember to stay hydrated!

Gear Bag: Please provide your own runner drop/gear bag with your bib number attached or written on bag.

Weather: Typical weather in the West Valley – high: 72 degrees, low: 41 degrees–be sure to dress appropriately.

Shuttle Buses: Marathon shuttles leave from Westgate Entertainment District to shuttle all registered participants to Verrado at 5:15 a.m., last bus at 6:00 a.m. Shuttles will pick up runners from 6751 N Sunset Blvd, Glendale, AZ, 85305, on the  west side of the Entertainment District. Allow time for possible road closures and construction. Runners who miss the last shuttle will have to find their own way to the start area in Verrado.

Shuttle Buses: Half marathon shuttles leave from Westgate Entertainment District to shuttle all registered participants to Millennium High School at 5:30 a.m., last bus at 6:30 a.m. Shuttles will pick up runners from 6751 N Sunset Blvd, Glendale, AZ, 85305, on the west side of the Entertainment District. Allow time for possible road closures and construction. Runners who miss the last shuttle will have to find their own way to the start area at EMCC.

Safety: For everyone’s safety, runners must stay inside the cones! The Marathon/Relay course will be closed at 1:00 pm. The Half Marathon course will be closed at 11:30 am. Our Marathon volunteers will pick up all individuals that are still on the course.

Medical Emergency: call 9-1-1. Other medical services will be provided at the finish line.

Finish Line: Beer Garden at participating Westgate restaurants (Age 21+. Bring your ID and bib).
One complimentary beer per runner.

Chronotrack provides free text and email notifications on race day. Once results are complete, we’ll text message and email your results to you and your friends. You can check your notification preferences here.

Be sure to get your friends, family and teammates to join and “follow” you as well so they can also receive your results!

After the Race: You did it! Congratulations. Thanks to all of our fans, runners, and volunteers. Our event would not be successful without you!

Mark your calendars Sunday, February 18, 2018 for the 10th Annual Arizona Marathon.

See you next year!