Nebraska State Fair Marathon, Half and 5K

Friday, August 24, 2018 - Saturday, August 24, 2019 in Grand Island, NE at Nebraska State Fairgrounds


  • Marathon at 6:30 AM

    » $65.00 early registration (through 5/31 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    » $75.00 registration (5/31 at 11:59 PM US/Central through 8/6 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    » $85.00 registration (8/6 at 11:59 PM US/Central through 8/23 at 6:00 PM US/Central)
    Marathon Registration


  • Half Marathon at 6:30 AM

    » $55.00 early registration (through 5/31 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    » $65.00 registration (5/31 at 11:59 PM US/Central through 8/6 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    » $75.00 registration (8/6 at 11:59 PM US/Central through 8/23 at 6:00 PM US/Central)
    Half Marathon Registration


  • 1-Mile Kids Run at 7:10 AM

    » $20.00 registration (through 8/6 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    » $25.00 registration (8/6 at 11:59 PM US/Central through 8/23 at 6:00 PM US/Central)
    1-Mile Kids Run Registration


  • 5K at 7:00 AM

    » $35.00 early registration (through 5/31 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    » $40.00 registration (5/31 at 11:59 PM US/Central through 8/6 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    » $45.00 registration (8/6 at 11:59 PM US/Central through 8/23 at 6:00 PM US/Central)
    5K Registration


  • Marathon Relay at 6:30 AM
    At least 2 participants must be female to register a team of 4

    » $200.00 early registration (through 5/31 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    » $225.00 registration (5/31 at 11:59 PM US/Central through 8/6 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    » $250.00 registration (8/6 at 11:59 PM US/Central through 8/23 at 6:00 PM US/Central)
    Marathon Relay Registration


  • Spectator Packet

    » $25.00 registration (through 8/6 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    Spectator Packet Registration



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Event Schedule

Marathon, Half Marathon, Marathon Relay:
5:00 AM - 5:45 AM: Check-in (No Race Day Registration)
6:30 AM: Marathon, Half Marathon and Relay

5K, 1 Mile Kids Run:
5K - 5:00 - 6:40 AM Check-in 7:00 AM start time
1 Mile Kids Run - 5:00-7:00 AM Check -in 7:10 AM start time

After the race, please join us for the awards ceremony.

Please note:
**6-hour cut off**

Packet Pick Up

August 23rd 1:00 - 7:00 pm, at Race Expo, First National Bank, 810 Allen Drive

August 24th (Race Day)
Starting at 5:00 AM at the State Fair Grounds, 501 E. Fonner Pk. Rd.

Awards

Marathon & Half Marathon (Men & Women): 18 & Under, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-89 and 90+

5K (Men & Women): 10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-89 and 90+

Relay Divisions: Male, Female, Coed; 4 people per team; Coed minimum of 2 females

1-Mile: 5 & Under, 6-9, 10-13

Open Divisions: Push Rim Wheelchair; Hand Cycle

Events will be chip-timed.

Prizes

Marathon, Half-Marathon, 5K:

Cash prizes will be available for the top 3 male and female winners in the Marathon, Half-Marathon and the top male and female in the 5K. Please see the website for a full listing of cash prizes.

Medals will be presented for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place runners in each age division.*

After the race please join us for the awards ceremony

Course Information

Boston Qualifier!

The State Fair Marathon is a Boston qualifier. USATF course certification number is: #NE180056M.

Additional Information

Entry fee includes Dri-Fit T-shirt & Goodie Bag and entry fee into Nebraska State Fair. NO SHIRT GUARANTEE AFTER 8/6/2018 11:59 AM.

Registration is limited to 5,000 entrants.

No Race Day Registrations will be accepted.

Spectators may purchase a Spectator Package for $25 which includes one (1) ticket to the State Fair, event shirt, and runners goody bag (valued over $30) Available through August 6.

Questions?

For event-related questions, please click on the *Contact the Organizers* button on the left-hand side of this page.


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