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Race Information - Marathon

Online registration for 2015 is now open. Sign up here to ensure entry for this year's race.

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Race Packet Pick-up

Pick up your race packet at the Colorado Packet Pickup & Expo at the Fort Collins Hilton. Visit the PACKET PICKUP & EXPO section for more details.
There will be no race day packet pick up.

Mandatory Bus Loading

Board the FREE buses provided at the parking lot at Remington Street and Oak Street. For more information, visit the BUSING section.

All participants must ride the bus to the start of the race.

Buses for the Colorado Marathon will run between 4:30 am and 5:00 am. Please be on time!


Run the Colorado Marathon at 6:30 am.

View a COURSE MAP of the Marathon race.
View a COURSE PROFILE of the Marathon race.
View a COURSE LAYOUT of the Marathon race.

Visit the Sport Clips Haircuts Post-Race Party featuring the Odell Brewing Beer Garden and Awards Ceremony

The Sport Clips Haircuts Post-Race Party will have bands playing on the stage in Old Town Square.

For 2014, local band Soon To Be Titans will play from 8:00 am until 11:00 am. They will be followed by fellow Fort Collins band Rich With Friends from 11:00 am until 2:00 pm with a break for The Awards Ceremony at 12:30 pm on the stage in Old Town Square.

The Odell Brewing Beer Garden will be be serving four of their locally brewed beers from 8:00 am until 2:00 p.m. in Old Town Square. Participants can get a free beer with the tab on their bib. Additional beers can be purchased for $4 (cash only) with all proceeds benefiting The Matthews House. Please have your ID available to get a wristband.

Coopersmith's Poolside will have free pizza and beer from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm for participants and families (must show bib and ID to gain entrance). Coopersmith's Pubside opens early at 10:00 am for lunch.

Training Tips

View the specific EVENT TRAINING information or training schedules for BEGINNING RUNNERS or INTERMEDIATE RUNNERS.