Our popular "Half" to the "Marathon" weekend is sure to sell out this year! This perfect distance will come with most of the action the 2014 Vancouver USA Marathon! The course is truly a gem, highlighting the best that our community has to offer, including historic sites and the mighty Columbia River. Change to “The event includes a 3-day outdoor Active Expo, along with the Vancouver Saturday Market, The Summer Brewfest, and all VUM ceremonies and festivities commencing in the Esther Short Park. Don't miss this outrageous race across the river with all the amenities: a commemorative tech-shirt, finisher medal, great food, beverages, goodies, a fabulous view and so much more!
Baker's Dozen Series
The Bakers Dozen Series is comprised of 13 Half-Marathon events that are produced by Northwest-based organizations (AKA “Home Baked Miles”). These events give back to their local communities in numerous ways, including the support of local charities, children’s programs, high school sports programs, as well as health and fitness initiatives across the NW.
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HALF MARATHON START TIME : 9:00AM
Walkers and Runners are both welcome! You will have 5 hours to complete the course. During this time, you'll have full support from our medical team, volunteers, flaggers and police officers. After 7 hours, you'll be instructed to follow the normal rules of the road as the streets will be open to the public.
Questions about Registration?
Course Map - link (Half Marathon Course is open for 5 hours)
Refer to our registration page for detailed registration information.
2015 VUM Registration Costs
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|Dates||ends 9/15/14||ends 9/30/14||ends 11/31/14||ends 1/31/15||ends 4/15/15||ends 4/30/15||ends 6/5/15||Expo|
BIBS and Packet PICKUP
NO PACKET PICKUP ON RACE MORNING. Please plan ahead and check out our expo to get your BIBS, goodie bag and freebies from our vendors and sponsors!
Age Group Awards
Participants will compete in the following male and female age groups:
12, 13-15, 16-19, 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 & over.
Finish medals will be awarded to the top 3 finishers in the above age groups.
- Commemorative tech-shirt
- Beautifully crafted Finisher's medal
- “Goodie Bag”
- Food & Snacks
- Cold Beer & Music
- Fitness & Expo Show at the Esther Short Park
- 7 fully supported aid stations