RACE INFO

Located in sunny Southwest Florida, the Fort Myers Marathon is a perfect place to travel to and run a race.

The Fort Myers Marathon is a weekend long event consisting of a Marathon, Marathon Relay, Half marathon, and 5k road race. The races will all start and finish in Centennial Park on the waterfront in downtown Fort Myers. Race weekend is November 4-5, 2017 with the Packet Pick up and Expo on Saturday and all races on Sunday morning.  Join our Facebook Event and Mailing List to stay up to date.

WEEKEND ITINERARY

SCHEDULE:

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 4th
Onsite Registration, Packet Pick-up, All Races
11 am - 6:00 pm
Location: Centennial Park, Downtown Ft Myers
2000 W First St, Fort Myers 33901
Follow Signs to Gazebo just West of Bridge (adjacent to the water)

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 5th:
Onsite Registration available 
Packet Pick-up for all races:
5:00 a.m. - 6:45 a.m.
Location: Race Start Area-
2000 W First St
(Centennial Park Edwards Drive adjacent to Harborside Expo)​Marathon, Half Marathon Race Start: 6:30 a.m.​
5k Start: 7:00 a.m

HEALTH & FITNESS EXPO

The Expo and Packet Pick Up will be held at Centennial Park in downtown Fort Myers.  Centennial Park is close to shopping, dining and entertainment in the downtown area.  There is also a Food Festival (Taste of Lee County) on race weekend and runners can use their bibs for free admission!

The Expo is open on Saturday from 11:00 am – 6:00 pm.  Visit the Expo and see the latest in health and fitness products and services, running apparel, and upcoming race information. After you visit the Expo stay and grab a bite at one of the many restaurants in downtown Fort Myers. 

Click Here for Expo sponsorship information

BIB/PACKET PICK UP

Bib and Packet pickup will be at the Expo at Centennial park. Chip timing will be attached to your bib along with gear bag check tags and promotional ticket tear-offs. Please do not lose your bib!

AWARDS AND MEDALS

Finisher's medals will be handed out at the finish line to participants of all races. Each race has similar but are unique by distance. 

Awards will be presented in a post race ceremony following each race. 

Individual Awards:

Top three Open Men/Women
Top three Boys/Girls(19 & under)
Top three Men/Women (age 20-29)
10 year increments
Top three Men/Women(70+)
New** Top 3 Open International Division Men/Women
     

Note: Same awards for male and female winners. Awards must be picked up in person, or you may pay to have them mailed post-race through our online store.

PACING

Check back for more information on pacing for the Marathon and Half Marathon.

SPECTATORS

Spectators are encouraged to watch their family and friends along the route. There will be several easily accessible vantage points and we will posting course maps and spectator viewing areas in the coming weeks! Make sure to grab your free cowbell at the Finish Line and make some noise!

WEATHER POLICY

The race will go on rain or shine. There are no refunds for inclement weather. Should extreme weather conditions force the cancellation of the race (or any portion of the race) to ensure runner safety, there will be no refunds. However, a discount for 2018 may be offered at discretion of race management.

GEAR BAG CHECK

There will be an optional gear bag check for all participants wishing to shed layers or leave a bag at the race start. The area will be secured throughout race day. Please allow yourself plenty of time to park and check your bags as there may be a line on race morning and following the race.

Race Snapshots

5K

$30 /current price
Sunday 11/5 7 AM
Price Includes
Tech Tee Shirt
4 inch Medal
Chip Timing and more!
Register Now

Half Marathon

$65 /current price
Sunday 11/5 6:30 AM
Price Includes
Tech Tee in your choice of design/color
Awesome Medal
Awards three deep in AG
Register Now

Relay (26.2)

$50/per person
4 Legs of 5-8 miles each
All Members receive:
Medal
Tech Tee
Pick your Team Color Tees!
Sign Up for Relay

Marathon

$85 /current price
Sunday 11/5 6:30 AM
Long Sleeve Tech Tee
26.2 Specific Medal
New! International Division
Run The Double
Sign Up Today!
For relay please make sure to toggle off "standard registration"
in the green box at top of registration page
Have Questions? Please contact us.