Potomac River Run Marathon

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On the historic C&O Canal Towpath  

The easiest full marathons and half marathons in America -- FLAT and FAST!

  • Competitive marathon median times:
  • On 09/12/2015, median time was 3:40:37
  • On 05/03/2015, median time was 3:56:52
  • On 11/16/2014, median time was 3:46:58
  • On 09/13/2014, median time was 3:44:33
  • On 05/04/2014, median time was 4:12:18
  • On 11/17/2013, median time was 3:57:56
  • On 09/14/2013, median time was 3:38:54
  • On 05/05/2013, median time was 3:40:52
  • On 11/18/2012, median time was 4:00:37
  • On 05/06/2012, median time was 3:57:36

    Rewarding!

  • Our 3 marathons each offer $1000 in competitive cash prizes
  • ($250 for 1st place overall M/F, $150 for 2nd M/F, $100 for 3rd M/F)
  • Great goodie bags, colorful high-performance t-shirts by SportScience®> performance t-shirts, and lovely medals by Dan Kain Trophies
  • Gift certificates for top 3 M/F in 10-year age groups
  • A $100 cash prize to anyone who completes all 3 SHF full or half marathons in 2015
  • We congratulate Moges Abebe of Crofton MD and Robert Richie of Takoma Park MD for finishing all 3 SHF full or half marathons in 2015 to win $100 each!
  • We congratulate Deepak Kumar Gupta of Laurel MD and William John Menda of Alexandria VA for finishing all 3 SHF full or half marathons in 2014 to win $100 each!

    READ WELL! VOLUNTEER INSTRUCTIONS AND EMERGENCY RESPONSE PLAN

    www.safetyandhealthfoundation.org/marathon

  • 13th annual     POTOMAC RIVER RUN MARATHON  
    Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 8:00 AM   (early start at 7:00 AM)
    Celebrating World Laughter Day
    Laughter

    In support of
    BuyABrickFoundation's campaign to

    StompOutMalaria

    Complete information | enter on-line | enter by mail

    10th Abebe Bikila Day
    International Peace Marathon & Half

    Saturday, September 10, 2016
    9:00 AM competitive start
    8:00 AM non-competitive start if you need more than 5 hours to finish
    7:00 AM non-competitive start if you need more than 6 hours to finish

    C&O Canal Towpath at
    Fletcher's Cove, 4940 Canal Road, Washington DC

    AbebeBikila
  • 2016 complete information
  • Enter on-line
  • Enter by mail
  • Confirm your registration
  • Past years' results

  • In memory of
    Dean Shulman (1961-2012)
    13¼ and 13½th annual
    POTOMAC RIVER RUN MARATHON
    Saturday, November 19, 2016 - 11:00 AM
    HALF MARATHON ONLY

    Sunday, November 20, 2016 - 7:00 AM, 8:00 AM, 9:00 AM
    FULL MARATHON & HALF MARATHON

    (early start at 8:00 AM, really early start at 7:00 AM)
    in memory of Dean Shulman
  • Half marathon only on Saturday, November 19
  • Half marathon and full marathon on Sunday, November 20
  • 2016 complete information
  • Enter on-line and select November 14
  • Confirm your registration
  • Past years' results
  • 2015 official results - November 15, 2015 | 9:00 AM marathon awards | complete information
  • 2015 official results - November 14, 2015 | 10:00 AM half marathon awards
  • 2014 official results | 9:00 AM marathon awards | complete information
  • 2013 official results | 9:00 AM marathon awards | complete information
  • 2012 official results | 9:00 AM marathon awards | complete information