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September 30, 2023

2023 Platte Valley Companies Monument Marathon

Five Rocks Amphitheater • 200701 Co Rd P GeringNE  69341 Organized by Monument Marathon $25 instant refund on this event with gift card.

About this event

Welcome to the most beautiful race in Nebraska!

Runners from all over the country have described us as the friendliest, most supportive, and best organized race they have participated in.

We feature spectacular views, wonderful course support, and an amazing crew of volunteers.

We are a non-profit race. All proceeds from the Monument Marathon go to support students at our local community college.

Event details and schedule

Event Date (all times Mountain)

Last Saturday in September

Five Rocks Amphitheater
200701 Co Rd P
Gering, Nebraska

Packet Pick-up and Expo

Friday prior to race day, 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Pasta Feed, 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Gering Civic Center
1050 M St
Gering, Nebraska

Plan to stay a while at our expo! We have a photo booth, Monument Marathon apparel for sale, tourism information, vendors and booths, and shuttle rides to the top of the Scotts Bluff National Monument.

Race Day Information

NOTE: ALL participants must be inside Five Rocks Amphitheatre prior to 7:30 am. Five Rocks Road closes when the half marathon starts.

Starting times

  • Full Marathon: 7:30 am (busing to start at 6:00 am, 6:20 am, and 6:40 am)
  • Half Marathon: 7:30 am (follow the signs to Robidoux RV Park starting line)
  • Half Marathon Relay: 8:00 am (follow the signs to Robidoux RV Park starting line - bus for leg two leaves at 7:50 SHARP, bus for leg three leaves at 8:30 am SHARP)
  • 5K: 8:00 am (follow the signs to Robidoux RV Park starting line)


Full Marathon Start

Our full marathon course is point-to-point, so a shuttle to the start is provided. Runners can catch a bus at Five Rocks Amphitheater starting at 6:00 am, 6:20 am, or 6:40 am.

Runners can use the beautiful Wildcat Hills Nature Center building for pre-race warmth while you're waiting for the start. We also have gear drop at the start, so dress warmly and we'll bring your items back to the finish line.

Aid Stations

We have aid stations every 2-3 miles along the course. Most stations have water, Gatorade, energy gels, fruit, and port-a-potties.

Contact Information

308-630-6550
racedirector@wncc.edu

www.monumentmarathon.com

Location

Five Rocks Amphitheater

200701 Co Rd P GeringNE  69341

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Get $25 cash refund on this event

Marathon - Marathon Registration

$85.00

Half Marathon - Half Marathon Registration

$65.00

Half Marathon Relay - Team Captain - Register Yourself and Create Your Team

$40.00

Half Marathon Relay - Team Member - Register and Join Your Team

$40.00

5K - 5K Registration

$30.00

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