Celebrating its 40th year!

A top Boston Marathon qualifying race

Race Day: November 11 2017
 

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Register now for the November 11, 2017 40th Anniversary running of the Anthem Richmond Marathon, Markel Richmond Half Marathon or VCU Health 8k

Registration

Live in the Richmond Region? Let us help you prepare!

Sign up for one of our training programs:

Saturday, November 11, 2017

  • 8k - 7 a.m.
  • Half Marathon - 7:30 a.m.
  • Marathon - 7:45 a.m.

Don't want to sign up online?

You can print out an entry form and fax or mail it to us
*(Do not mail after Oct. 31. Faxed entries must be received by Nov. 6)

Do not mail entry forms after October 31, 2017. Instead, sign up online through 11:59 p.m. on Monday, November 6, 2017.

Late Registration

Late registration will be held at the Arthur Ashe Center during the Health & Fitness Expo on Thursday, November 9 from 5 to 9 p.m. and Friday, Nov. 10 from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Please note that there is NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION!

Can't make it to Packet Pick-up? Have your bib number and shirt mailed to you!

We offer the option of paying to have your bib number and shirt mailed to you! The cost is $25 per person through September 30 and $30 from October 1-31. The deadline to take advantage of this option is October 31, 2017. Add this option when you register online or email marathon@sportsbackers.org for more information.


Entry Fees:

Enter By: Marathon Half Marathon 8k Kids Run
Through November 17, 2016 $70  $60 $30  $10
November 28, 2016 - March 31, 2017 $85 $75 $30 $10
April 1 - June 30 $95 $85 $30 $10
July 1 - September 30 $105 $95 $35 $10
October 1 - November 6 $125 $105 $40 $15 (through Oct 26)
Walk Up on November 9-10 (at the Expo) $135* $115* $50* $20 (Walk up on Oct 27)

*Walk up registration at the Race Expo will only be available if the race you want to run has not reached its capacity.

THERE IS NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION or PACKET PICK UP!

Note: Make a $50 contribution to Kids Run RVA (our official event charity) and take $20 off your race entry fee.

 

Entry Confirmation

All entries may be confirmed by visiting our web site. On-line and mail-in entrants who provide a valid email address also receive instant email confirmation.

 

Run Richmond Premium Package

You’re running Richmond!! Let us roll out the red carpet for you, and add that one-of-a-kind touch to your race experience. You’ve trained this hard, now it’s time to take it easy and run in style. Check out the details.

 

Race Rules

  • Entry fees are non-refundable; race numbers and entries cannot be transferred to another person. No exceptions. If you are already signed up for one race and want to switch to another and assuming the race you want to switch into has not reached capacity, you may do so online through October 31 or in person at the Race Expo (assuming the race you want to switch into has not reached capacity). There is a $10 fee to do so, along with any applicable entry fee difference. You may also wish to click one of the following links for information about:
  • This race is conducted under the rules of USATF and the Road Runners Club of America.
  • In consideration of the safety of all participants, NO HAND CYCLES, STROLLERS, BABY JOGGERS, BABIES IN CARRIERS/BACKPACKS, IN-LINE SKATES, SKATEBOARDS, BICYCLES OR ANIMALS ON LEASHES will be allowed on the course. This will be strictly enforced.
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