Other Race Info
Gear check is provided for your personal items at the start line. We will have two gear check busses at the airport for full and half marathon and a gear check table at the 5K start. Please tear your gear check tab off of your bib and hand it to the gear check volunteer. You can use any bag you would like, including the bag we used as goody bag. Please do not put valuables in your bag. We are not responsible for lost or stolen items. The gear check busses will transport the checked bags to the finish line area. You may claim your bag after you finish by providing your bib number.
Course Support (Half and Full Marathon)
Water, Nuun Electrolyte, Vaseline, and Porta-Potties will be provided at all water stations. Aid Stations located at mile 2, 4.5, 6, 8.5, 10, 12, 14.5, 16.5, 18.5, 21.5, 23, 24.5, 25.5 for the full marathon and at mile 1, 3.5, 5, 7.5, 10, 11 and 13 for the half marathon. Medical personnel will be on the course and at the finish.
All events will be chip timed by Rogue Multisport.
Pacers (Half and Full Marathon)
Pacers are provided by the Marathon Maniacs and Half Fanatics. Pacer Page
Time Limit (Half and Full Marathon)
There is a time limit of 6 hours for the full marathon (13:45 minutes per mile average pace), 5 hours for the half marathon (22:54 min avg. pace). All of those remaining on the course must move to the sidewalks and obey traffic laws. The timing mats, medical staff, and finish line amenities will remain at the finish until all participants have finished.
Awards will be presented to the overall male and female winners, and to the overall masters male and female winners. Age group awards will be available to the top five in each of the following divisions: 9 & under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-80, 80 & over. Age group awards will be at the awards tent in the recovery area. We do not mail out awards after the race.
Finish Line Amenities
The finish line recovery area is located at the Tacoma Art Museum in the parking lot. Refreshments will be available. Massage also available with suggested donation of $1/minute.
There will be an after party at the Swiss with specials on Michelob ULTRA.