March 1, 2014Albany, GA Marathon
A Top Ten Boston Marathon Qualifier
We pride ourselves on giving our runners an extraordinary experience with a weekend full of fun events. The marathon and half marathon are open to runners and walkers of all ages and skills. Albany, Georgia offers a flat, spectator-friendly course.
The Albany race is ranked as one of the top Boston qualifiers in the country. With over 20% of all marathon finishers qualifying, this is one of the nation's fastest marathons.
A Free admission ticket will be given to each participant for the Music Festival. It is an all day event that kicks off downtown at noon and features bands, kids' activities, vendors and crafters until midnight. The Flint RiverQuarium will be having it's annual Turtle Race with a chance to win $1 million dollars.
The Albany Marathon & Half Marathon awards $12,000 in prize money to marathon finishers, including $3,000 first male and female, $2,000 second male and female, $1,000 third male and female. All age category and masters will receive awards for the top three finishers.
There are volunteer positions for every type of person. Visit DoItSports.com to register to volunteer. Please Contact Us and we will send you volunteer information when available.
After putting all those miles on your running shoes training for the marathon and half marathon, they still have some life left in them if you donate them at the Expo.
Peach Sports Action Photography is the official marathon photographer.