The County Marathon

October 1st, 2017

14th Annual
County
Marathon

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14th Annual County Marathon on Sunday October 1st, 2017

Join us for our 14th Annual County Marathon Weekend on Sunday October 1st, 2017.

Featuring a Boston Qualifying Full Marathon, Half Marathon for Runners, Walkers and Wheeled Athletes as well as a Team Challenge where there can be 2-5 runners - note this year the rate for this event will be per runner versus per team as it has been in the past.

Race Kit Pick up will be held Saturday September 30th only from 10AM - 6PM. If you are not able to attend please find participant to collect your kit on your behalf because your chipped bib will be in your kit (no bib - no time - no medal).

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us by email at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Please also note our finish line location will return to its orginal location - in front of the Crystal Palace at the Prince Edward Community Centre (parking location remains the same). 

If you have any questions or concerns regarding this year's event, please contact Race Manager, Tracy at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The 14th Annual County Marathon Weekend will culminate in our main races to be held October 1st, 2017 - watch for exciting developments on registration day! (Saturday September 30th)

Featuring a Boston Qualifying Full Marathon, Half Marathon for Runners, Walkers and Wheeled Athletes and our updated Team Challenge.

Top 9 Reasons to run The County Marathon

  1. The course is fast, slightly rolling according to Peter Pimm, and beautiful with a full road closure
  2. Almost no paper in our race kits, but you will get a reusable bag, a long sleeve race shirt, and our almost famous custom race socks!
  3. At the finish line The Dairy Farmers of Canada will help you Recharge with a complimentary chocolate milk - the best way to recharge after a race in the County.
  4. Then Barley Days Brewery will help you celebrate your achievement with a complimentary beer! No Kidding!
  5. This is wine country - come early and do a wine tour of some of our 33 wineries
  6. You and your family matter to us! We have 13 circulating buses that will escort all participants to the start line. Your family can join you on the ride and circulate throughout the day to watch your progress for only $5 (tickets available at registration)
  7. The finish line is steps away to our local hospital and we have a world class medical team ready to serve you
  8. Every participant is important to us and our finish line crew will place a medal around the neck of every finisher
  9. The residents of Prince Edward County are proud of each of you! You will be cheered on by our community along the route by everyone! This support should ensure a PB for sure!

Special thanks to long time supporter Re/Max Quinte Ltd.

Run For A Charity

Do you have a charity that you want to run for? There is no greater way to conquer your 42.2km or 21.1km journey then to be doing it for a worthwhile cause. We want to hear from you – Sign Up to participate then email Tracy at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your charity and link to where donations can be made.

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