Steamboat Marathon Race Info

All races are scheduled for Sunday June 1st, 2014 at 7:30 a.m. All races finish at the courthouse in downtown Steamboat Springs.

Marathon Course Maps  Marathon Transportation  Marathon Aid Stations

Marathon and Half Marathon Race Information

Entry Limit: Marathon - 500 participants, Half Marathon - 1200 participants
Entry Deadline: 5:00 p.m., Saturday, May 31, 2014

Transportation

Free transportation to both the marathon and half marathon starting areas will be available for participants only. Buses will leave from the parking lot at the corner of 8th and Oak Street in downtown Steamboat Springs only.

Marathon Pick Up

Buses board 5:45 to 6:15 a.m. at 8th and Oak streets

Half Marathon Pick Up

Buses board 6:00 to 6:30 a.m. at 8th and Oak streets

Note: Buses will bring your personal items back to the finish area. Please provide a bag and identify it clearly with the bag tag provided in your race packet.

Marathon Elevation Grid

Marathon and Half Marathon Course: (map)

The USATF Certified Course begins at the mid-point of the Marathon course locally known as Moon Hill at an elevation of 6,990' and finishes at the same location as the Marathon in downtown Steamboat Springs.

Marathon Half Full

Parking

Parking is extremely limited at both starting areas. Traffic on our open course is an added hazard and is strongly discouraged. It is strongly discouraged to park near the detour on Route 44 or anywhere on the course.

Time Standard

The marathon and half marathon course will close at 1:00 p.m., 5 ½ hours from the start time, a marathon pace of about 12:30 minutes per mile. We strictly enforce this policy. Race services, aid stations and traffic control will not be provided on the course after 5 ½ hours. An early start is not available. If you’re unable to run the full Marathon in less than 5 ½ hours, please register for the half marathon.

Important: Non-registered runners, pacers/escorts, inline skates, dogs, and baby joggers are not allowed.

Age Classes

Male and Female: 19 and under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-59, 60 and over.

Awards

All awards will be presented throughout the morning at the finish area on the courthouse lawn. NOTE: Recipients of overall awards will not be eligible to receive age division awards. We are proud to present awards from local manufacturers in Steamboat Springs such as Smartwool and BAP.

10K Run & Walk Race Information

Entry Limit: NO LIMIT
Entry Deadline: 5:00 p.m., Saturday, May 31, 2014

10K Course: (map)

This SATF Certified course begins and ends at the courthouse in downtown Steamboat Springs. There is no registration limit for the 10K race.

The 10K starts on 5th Street and heads northeast up 5th Street to Maple Street, then heads north on Amethyst Drive past the Steamboat Springs Middle School to Strawberry Park Road. Here you will take a right onto Strawberry Park Road, until you reach the aid station.

Follow County Road #36 also known as Strawberry Park Road to North Park back towards town. Take a right at Missouri Street then a left onto 7th Street, a right onto Pine Street, left onto 11th Street and a final left onto Lincoln Avenue to the finish.

Jennifer Broome of KDVR Fox 31 Denver joined us for the 10K in 2013. Check out all the details or her experience in her blog Running the 'Boat.

Marathon 10K

Age Classes

Male and Female: 19 and under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-59, 60 and over.

Awards

All awards will be presented throughout the morning at the finish area on the courthouse lawn. NOTE: Recipients of overall awards will not be eligible to receive age division awards. We are proud to present awards from local manufacturers in Steamboat Springs such as Smartwool and BAP.

Aid Stations

Aid stations for the marathon are located at miles 3, 6.5, 10, 13, 15.5, 18, 20.5, 22.5,24.5, the finish, and at the corresponding points on the half marathon.

An aid station will be located at the 5K mark and the finish line for the 10K.

2014 Aid Stations

Alpine Bank / Horizons
Civil Design Consultants
Kids Fun Run, Corekids, Steamboat Pilates
Manic Training
Memorial Hospital at Craig
Old Town Pub
Perry-Mansfield Performing Arts School & Camp
Rex's Family of Restaurants / Butcherknife Brewery
Steamboat Resorts
Sheraton Steamboat
SportsMed at the Yampa Valley Medical Center
Walgreens

Core Kids

Kids Fun Run

The Fun Run is open to our little ones 5 years and older. It starts at 11:45 a.m. and is a 1/2 mile race on paved road, starting and finishing at the courthouse, in downtown Steamboat Springs.

Registration for the Fun Run is free and takes place the day of the race starting at 10am on the courthouse lawn facing 5th Street. All participants receive a prize for participating. The Fun Run will be capped at the first 200 registrations.