HEALTH & FITNESS EXPO:
- Dates & Times:
Friday, November 15
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday, November 16
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Pennsylvania Convention Center
12th & Arch Streets
- Free and open to the public!
KIDS ZONE at the HEALTH & FITNESS EXPO:
Don't forget to bring the youngsters to the Kids Zone at the Health & Fitness Expo. Come and check out a wonderful lineup of activities that the entire family will enjoy. The Kids Zone is the perfect place to encourage a fun, healthy lifestyle for your children, and it's FREE!
- THERE ARE ABSOLUTELY NO REFUNDS OR TRANSFERS ? NO EXCEPTIONS!
- REGISTRATION FEES/BIBS ARE NON-TRANSFERABLE.
- You are not considered registered until full payment is received by the Philadelphia Marathon.
- There is no race day packet pick-up, except for the Kids Fun Run. Race packets must be picked up at the Health & Fitness Expo on Friday, November 15, from 12:00 noon until 9:00 p.m., or Saturday, November 16, from 10:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.
- Rothman Institute 8k participants must pick up their race packets at the Expo on Friday, November 15.
- As part of your runner package, shirt sizes are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis at packet pick-up. Size is not guaranteed.
- Click here to confirm your registration.
Runners will need to pick up a race packet at the Health & Fitness Expo on Friday, November 15 (from noon until 9:00 p.m.) or Saturday, November 16 (from 10:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.). RACE PACKETS WILL NOT BE MAILED. RACE PACKETS WILL NOT BE DISTRIBUTED ON RACE DAY.
START LINE INSTRUCTIONS:
Rothman Institute 8K participants should arrive at the designated starting area on 22nd Street and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway by 6:30 a.m. on Saturday, November 16. 8K participants will have a self-seeded, single start.
Marathon and Half Marathon participants should be at the starting point at 22nd Street & Benjamin Franklin Parkway by 6:30 a.m. on Sunday, November 17. The full and half marathons will have a wave start.
In order to ensure that every person has a great race experience, full and half marathon participants will start in waves by color corrals to reduce bottlenecks. Your wave corral will be walked up to the start line, and once the horn for your color sounds, you can take off! Color corral and start/finish area maps will be available for download on the race website, shortly before race weekend. Your bib number and corral assignment will be based on the anticipated finish time that you provide when you register. You will be advised of your bib and corral assignment in a pre-race email approximately 10 days before the day of your event. Changes in corral assignments can be made at the Expo if space is available in your desired corral.
Drinking water and port-a-johns will be available near the starting line.
Be sure to have your number clearly visible on the front of your body.
The course is sanctioned by USA Track & Field. NO bicycles, skateboards, scooters, baby joggers, strollers, roller skates or blades are permitted on the race course during the Marathon, Half Marathon or Rothman Institute 8K. The Philadelphia Marathon strongly discourages the use of personal audio devices (i.e. iPods, MP3 headsets, etc.). Digital splits are provided at 10K, 13.1 mile and 30K marks.
WATER STOPS / PORT-A-JOHNS:
For the Rothman Institute 8K the water stop is located at mile 3 (4.8K).
For the Marathon and Half Marathon water stops and port-a-johns are set up throughout the length of the course. Water, Gatorade and port-a-johns will be available at Race Start, miles 2.2, 3.5, 5.25, 7, 9.5, 11, 13.05, 15.5, 16.5, 18, 19.6, 20.4, 22, 23.5, 24.5, and Race Finish. Additionally, energy gels will be available at miles 9.5, 18 and 22.
GEAR CHECK / LOST AND FOUND :
Race Day gear check will be available in the Eakins Oval area. Please enclose complete contact information inside your race bag. A lost and found station will be located at the awards tent.
Rothman 8k: Saturday, 5:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Full & Half Marathon: Sunday, 5:15 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
The Philadelphia Marathon is not responsible for any unclaimed, stolen, or lost items.
Rothman Institute 8K, Saturday, November 16, 7:30 AM
$25 - 4/1 through 4/30
$30 ? 5/1 through 5/31
$35 - 6/1 through 6/30
$45 - 7/1 through 11/1 or when registration reaches capacity
Kids Fun Run, Saturday, November 16, 10:30 AM
$15 - 4/1 through 11/1 or when registration reaches capacity
Philadelphia Half Marathon, Sunday, November 17, 7:00 AM
$60 - First 1000 registrants
$75 - through 4/30
$85 - 5/1 through 5/31
$95 - 6/1 through 6/30
$115 - 7/1 through 11/1 or when registration reaches capacity
Philadelphia Marathon, Sunday, November 17, 7:00 AM
$80 ? First 1000 registrants
$95 - through 4/30
$105 - 5/1 through 5/31
$115 - 6/1 through 6/30
$135 - 7/1 through 11/1 or when registration reaches capacity
See "Event Prices" below.