26.2 miles and still smiling! Anyone ages 5-12 who is interested in completing a full marathon over the course of 5 weeks is welcome to participate. Runners receive a race t-shirt, race bib, mileage tracking card, and finishers medal. Companion runners receive a race t-shirt and race bib.
Y Membership is not required and no experience is necessary.
Enjoy a night of fun for the whole family. There will be food available from 5-7 pm, inflatables, and more. Our climbing wall and zip line will be open. All activities will run 5-7:30 pm, except during the mile run at 6 pm. We will be running the first mile of our marathon together.
Registrations will be taken at the Pool Cabana, everyone is welcome!
All registered runners stop by the check-in table when you arrive. You will pick up your bag which includes your mileage tracking card.
Every week between the kickoff and the final mile we will have optional training clinics which include running/walking, other fun exercises, and educational information.
Just prior to the Webster Firemen’s Carnival Parade, runners, and their companion runners will finish the marathon distance as they complete the last 1.2 miles as a group down a spectator-lined Main Street, crossing our official finish line (McAllister Sign, 1194 Ridge Road). Meet at Holy Trinity Church between 5-5:45 pm, 1.2-mile run begins at 6 pm. Don’t forget to wear your T-shirt and race bib.
Packet pick-up is at the Bay View Family YMCA in the lobby on July 9-10, 4-6 pm.
Entry Fees: Runners $26.20, Companion Runners $12.00
All proceeds benefit the YMCA Annual Campaign, which provides financial assistance to children, adults, teens, seniors, and families who otherwise would be unable to afford participation in YMCA programs.