Mayor's Marathon deadline nearing
ANCHORAGE – Late registration rates for the 2013 Mayor’s Marathon & Half-Marathon, presented by ConocoPhillips, will come to a close Wednesday, June 19. Applicants may still register after that at the Mayor’s Marathon Expo at the Sheraton Anchorage Hotel, June 20-21, however at a higher cost.
The 40th annual marathon is scheduled for June 22.
Registration is available online at www.mayorsmarathon.com. Also online are interactive course maps, travel information and more.
The Mayor’s Marathon Expo at the Sheraton, which will include race packet pickup, is scheduled for 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. on June 20 and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on June 21. No race-day registration or race packet pickups will be available.
The marathon (26.2 miles) and half-marathon (13.1 miles) events are sanctioned by USA Track and Field as. In addition to the marathon and half-marathon, three other individual events are offered - a 26.2-mile marathon walk, 4-miler and 2-mile Youth Cup. Also, back is the popular marathon relay, featuring four-member teams running 6.5-mile legs.