Portland Marathon: 3,000 walkers, 5,000 runners gather every fall. New management, city requirements, and route since 2019. Supportive for first-timers!
Annual event in January, open to walkers and runners worldwide. Experience a unique race through the Magic Kingdom, embracing child-like joy regardless of age or origin.
Honolulu Marathon: 30,000 participants each Dec. Stunning route along Hawaiian coastline from downtown Honolulu to Kapiolani Park. Hot and humid, but breathtaking!
Rock 'n' Roll series: Annual marathons/half marathons with 30,000 participants in major cities worldwide. Live music, on-course support, crowd-pleasers!
TCS NYC Marathon: The world's biggest, most popular marathon in the exciting Big Apple! 50,000+ runners/walkers in November. 8.5-hour limit, 15-min mile rule for walkers.
Playtex MoonWalk: Nighttime events raising funds for breast cancer charities. Marathon/half-marathon options. Participants wear decorated bras to show support.
Susan G. Komen 3-Day Walks: Not marathons, but endurance events. Walk up to 20 miles/day for 3 days, camping 2 nights. Minimum $2,300 in donations to join.
Boston Marathon Jimmy Fund Walk: Oct. charity event for Dana-Farber Cancer Inst. No running; sidewalks used, not city streets. Guided by organizers & police.
Don't miss the Oct. U.S. FreedomWalk, starting in Arlington, VA, and winding through nature trails to Washington, D.C. Explore historic sites and landmarks along the route. Join the walking festival!
Race pace: 15 mins/mile. 6.5 hrs to complete U.S. FreedomWalk. If slower, move to sidewalk but no guaranteed finishing time. Join the walking festival in Oct.