2008 Nike Women's Marathon and Half Marathon - Random Selection

Sunday, October 19, 2008   
7:00 am
Union Square - NIKETOWN San Francisco 278 Post Street
San Francisco , CA

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Fees:

See Details Below.

Group Rules:

This year you can register as a group and run with family or friends. A group leader must select a GROUP ID (email address) for the whole group. Each individual will then use that GROUP EMAIL to identify them as part of that group. Each individual will apply separately. Each individual must use the same GROUP EMAIL in the GROUP ID registration field. The Group Email Address will be entered in the lottery only ONCE. If the Group Email Address is selected, the entire group gets in the race.

Event Description:

RUN LIKE A GIRL with 20,000 other women at The Nike Women's Marathon, a Marathon and Half Marathon in San Francisco benefiting The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. These spots are coveted, as the race sold out in three days last year! Register in the Random Drawing now!

IT'S ALL ABOUT THE LADIES!

  • Official Finisher Necklace designed by Tiffany & Co.
  • Nike Dri-FIT Finisher T-shirt in women's sizes (unique to full and half participants)
  • Three-day interactive Expotique in Union Square
  • Breathtaking course starting in Union Square and ending along the Pacific Ocean
  • Extraordinary on-course support and entertainment
  • Post-race celebration at the finish line including free massages, food and music

RACE DATE:

Sunday, October 19, 2008

RACE LOCATION:

Union Square, San Francisco, CA.

ENTRY FEE SCHEDULE:

Half Marathon - $90
Full Marathon- $110

ONLINE RANDOM REGISTRATION DRAWING CLOSES:

March 18, 2008

TRANSPORTATION:

Participants may purchase a ticket for a post-race shuttle for $10. This shuttle provides transportation from the finish line back to Union Square and AT&T Park.

Spectators may purchase a ticket for the race course shuttle for $15. This shuttle provides transportation from Union Square to designated cheer stations along the course, to the finish line, and back to Union Square and AT&T Park.

Parking will be available at AT&T Park for a nominal fee. Free shuttle buses will provide transportation from AT&T Park to Union Square, beginning at 4:30am.

NIKE CLUB RUN SF:

Nike Club Run SF will kickoff on June 28th and run for 15 weeks to help you train for The Nike Women's Marathon. Runners of all abilities are welcome! Let Nike provide you with FREE:

  • Group training runs
  • Training advice and insider marathon course tips
  • Footwear Fit trials
  • Nike+ Trials
  • Nutrition and training supplies

To receive email updates about Nike Club Run SF, join our mailing list. Send Email

Nike+:

Need more motivation? Nike+ is your perfect training partner. Join the thousands of others who are already using Nike+ and track your distance, pace and calories as you count down to race day. Log your miles online, find new running routes in your neighborhood or visit the forums to find a running partner. Visit www.nikeplus.com for more information and to locate a retailer near you.

NIKE WOMEN'S MARATHON FAQ's:

Click HERE to view FAQ's.

PACKET PICK-UP IN UNION SQUARE - EXPOTIQUE:

Union Square - Geary between Powell and Stockton Streets
You must show photo ID to pick up your packet

Thursday, October 16th, 4pm - 8pm
Friday, October 17th, 10am - 8pm
Saturday, October 18th, 8am - 6pm

TEAM IN TRAINING:

Team In Training. Training. Support. Inspiration.
Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned athlete, Team In Training (TNT) will prepare you to run or walk the Marathon or Half Marathon with:

  • Personalized training
  • Training clinics
  • Social events with the team
In return, you'll be helping save lives by raising funds for cancer research.

Join TNT and make cures happen.
Call 1-800-482-TEAM or visit www.teamintraining.org/nikewm

VOLUNTEERS:

Not planning on running? Then join us on race weekend as a volunteer. The event will need thousands of volunteers to staff the aid stations, work the Expotique and offer support to the runners at the start and finish. To volunteer email Nike@TriCalifornia.com. All volunteers will receive an official race volunteer t-shirt.

 Click here to register now!