Nebraska State Fair Marathon, Half and 5K

Saturday, August 29, 2020 in Grand Island, NE at Nebraska State Fairgrounds


  • Half Marathon at 6:30 AM

    » $55.00 early registration (through 6/29 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    » $65.00 registration (6/30 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 8/28 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 8/28 at 6:00 PM US/Central)
    1-Mile Kids Run Registration


  • 5K at 7:00 AM

    » $35.00 early registration (through 6/29 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    » $40.00 registration (6/30 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 8/28 at 6:00 PM US/Central)
    5K 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 28, 1:00-7:00pm, at Race Expo, 1st National Bank, 810 Allen Drive

August 29, starting at 5:00 am at the State Fair Grounds

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; Handcycle

Chip Timing provided by Precision Race Results.

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. Cash prize given for breaking course record. Please see the website for a full listing of prizes.

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

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

Medal for all Finishers, Tech Shirt to all participants, entry into Nebraska State Fair. NO SHIRT GUARANTEE AFTER 8/6/2020 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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