Race Email #4 – Final Info!

Racers of the 96th Mount Marathon Race:

Please read the important final information below!

  • July 3 SCHEDULE, Seward High School, 2100 Swetman Ave.
    5-8 p.m. — Bib Pickup– Bring ID; Juniors must be accompanied by parent
    5-8 p.m. — Pasta Feed, $15 – benefits the Seward HS athletic booster club
    6 p.m. — Auction & Raffle – 14 total auction spots awarded and 1 raffle spot drawn
    6:45 p.m. — Safety meeting – First-timers must sign off that they’ve completed the full course in training (Parents must sign for juniors); bib pick-up for first-timers immediately after
  • July 4 Race START TIMES
    Juniors— 9 a.m. (boys and girls start together)
    Men — Wave 1 at 11 a.m., Wave 2 at 11:03 a.m., Wave 3 at 11:06 a.m.
    Women  — Wave 1 at 2 p.m., Wave 2 at 2:03 p.m., Wave 3 at 2:06 p.m.

NOTE: As usual, RETURNING racers may pick up their bibs on Race Day July 4 beginning at 8 a.m. at Race Headquarters in the Flamingo Lounge parking lot, 208 Fourth Ave.; bring ID.

    See our updated rosters HERE
    Participant Tracking — https://runsignup.com/Race/FindARunner/?raceId=114671
    Live Results — Link will be posted here July 4: https://runsignup.com/Race/AK/Seward/MountMarathon
    Spectator Info HERE. Please let your supporters know that for safety reasons the pen is for Racers and Officials ONLY and this will be enforced.
    Merch is now available with our new permanent logo created by Sarah Glaser! Find some at the Seward Chamber, bib pickup, race headquarters and the awards ceremony.
    Showers are available FOR RACERS ONLY from 1-5 p.m. July 4 at the AVTEC Student Center, 519 4th Ave.
  • AWARDS CEREMONY at AVTEC (with Door Prizes!)
    6 p.m. AVTEC Gymnasium, 519 4th Ave, Seward AK 99664
    Include a chance to win great DOOR PRIZES for all attendees!
  • GRANDSTAND Podium Awards
    Brief Top 5 overall awards on the grandstand just north of the finish line for Juniors at 10 a.m., Men at 12:15 p.m.and Women at 3:15 p.m.
    Parking may be easiest to find a few blocks from the race course. Note that Fourth Avenue from Washington to Jefferson Streets will be CLOSED beginning at 2 p.m. July 3 for course set-up.
    Flying drones along all race trails and throughout downtown Seward is prohibited. Also please keep dogs off the race course and in the crowded downtown area.
    The Livestream Broadcast will be cool! Find all links HERE. There will also be separate Finish Line Feeds showing all finishers.Have a memorable experience,
    The Mount Marathon Race Committee

(Featured photo of Taylor Turney running a 9:54 downhill, by Todd List)