How do you qualify for the Mount Marathon?

How do you qualify for the Mount Marathon?

Junior Racers: Entrants must be at least 7 years old and under 18 years old on July 4th. Boys and girls compete in the same race but results are separated by gender. Adult Racers: Entrants must be at least 18 years old on July 4th. Men and Women compete in different races.

How long is the Mt Marathon Race?

about 3.1 miles
The total race course distance is about 3.1 miles (5 kilometers). Leading racers will typically reach the peak from the starting line in 30 minutes, and reach the finish line from the peak in 1015 minutes for a total time between 40 minutes to an hour.

How long does it take to hike Mount Marathon?

around two hours
The hike will take you around two hours. Plan on bringing at least two liters per person. There’s nothing better than a delicious reward for your hard work!

Who won Mt Marathon 2021?

David Norris
David Norris became a three-time race champion on Wednesday as the men’s Mount Marathon race winner. He finished with a time of 43 minutes, 27 seconds. Though not as fast as his record-setting time of 2016, this year’s finish earns him a second spot on the list of top 10 fastest times on the men’s race.

How steep is Mount Marathon?

34 Degrees
Slope Steepness Averages 34 Degrees The true steepness — from the base of the mountain to the lip of the mountain just before the summit rock — averages 34 degrees. Excluding the road approach, the vertical gain is about 2,675 feet in 0.9 miles.

What happened to Michael LeMaitre?

During the 2012 race, an Anchorage man, Michael LeMaitre, disappeared after last being seen by race officials approaching the summit. He was officially declared dead in August 2012, and his family reached a settlement with the Seward Chamber of Commerce in 2014.

How long is Exit Glacier hike?

2.2 mile
Exit Glacier Overlook Trail is a 2.2 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Seward, Alaska that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and nature trips.

How long is Mount Marathon in Seward?

Mount Marathon Hiker’s Trail is a 4.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Seward, Alaska that offers scenic views and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking and running and is best used from May until September.

Who won the marathon race today?

Albert Korir
Albert Korir wins men’s professional race after finishing second in 2019. By Andrew Golden11:27 a.m. Albert Korir won the men’s pro division of Sunday’s New York City Marathon, finishing in an unofficial time of 2 hours 8 minutes 22 seconds.

Can you run a 5K without training?

Your Cardio Fitness Level Five kilometers (5K) is 3.1 miles. Some people have enough aerobic endurance to run or jog that distance without any training. Beginners may be able to complete a 5K race in under 30 minutes, or closer to 40 minutes at a slower running pace​. A walking pace can take 45 minutes to an hour.

Does the Mount Marathon race still need volunteers?

The Mount Marathon Race and Salomon are teaming up for a fun night at Skinny Raven Downtown! First, here’s the (read more) Racer Email #2: Mount Marathon Still Needs Volunteers! Greeting, MMR racers! The Mount Marathon Race is a massive logistical undertaking that requires more than 300 volunteers. Many have (read more)

Who is responsible for the rules and regulations of the race?

All racers are solely responsible to know and comply with all race rules contained in this website.

When does registration open for the 2022 race?

Registration for the 2022 edition of the race will open for March 1, 2022. Racer Email #8: IMPORTANT: FINAL INFO! We’re thrilled to be back for the 93rd running!

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