The 2018 Running The Shoals Marathon and Half Marathon presented by the McMeans Foundation.
Located at The Shoals Robert Trent Jones golf courses in Muscle Shoals, Alabama. Shoals Sav-A-Life is the charity focus for this event.
March 17th, 2018
The Shoals Robert Trent Jones golf courses, Muscle Shoals, AL
990 Sunbelt Pkwy, Muscle Shoals, AL
Friday, March 16th, 1pm - 7pm at the golf course clubhouse
Race Day Packet Pickup:
Facebook Event Page: Click Here
Each participant will receive a short sleeve tech shirt, and each finisher will receive a race specific finishers medal.
Marathon and half marathon will utilize a wave start in order to reduce potential congestion on the course.
Marathon and half marathon first wave start will be at 7:00am. Each proceeding wave will start every 2 minutes.
The half marathon course includes running all 18 holes of both golf courses and finishing on the 18th hole of the Schoolmaster course behind the clubhouse. Click here for video of half marathon course.
Half marathon course certification AL16004JD
The full marathon course includes all 36 holes of the golf courses as well as another 13 miles on nearby paved roads.
Click here for a video of marathon course.
Marathon course certification AL16005JD
Marathon Elevation map: Click Here
Both courses will be fully staffed including water, sports drinks and restrooms
Course Maps: Click Here
Unofficial Course Time Limits: Full - 8 hours
Half - 4 hours
(but we have not pulled anyone off the course in past years)
Post race food and snacks for all races.
Checkout the venue website to see photos of the golf courses where you will be running:
Early Bird Online Registration through Sep 31:
Full: $65 Half: $45
Online Registration from Oct 1 through Nov 31:
Full: $70 Half: $50
Online Registration from Dec 1 through Jan 31:
Full: $75 Half: $55
Online Registration from Feb 1 through Mar 16:
Full: $80 Half: $60
Race Day Registration Mar 17:
Full: $85 Half: $65
Overall Male/Female Masters
Top 3 in each Age Group
CALLING ALL VOLUNTEERS!
If you are not participating please consider volunteering for the event. We have many different 3 hour shifts available to choose from and all help is greatly appreciated. Just click the volunteer link and choose your time.
Host Hotel: Marriott Shoals - $124/nt
Book your group rate for Running The Shoals
Guests may also call 1-800-593-6450 to reserve their room
Comfort Inn and Suites - Florence
Click HERE to book.