_ 2017 Panama City Beach Marathon, Half Marathon, & 5K Run:
The Panama City Beach Chamber of Commerce is proud to host its 3rd Annual Panama City Beach Marathon. Set for Saturday, December 2, 2017, the 26.2 mile race has been certified as a qualifier for the coveted Boston Marathon. The race is a staple for the community and attracts thousands of both residents and visitors to Panama City Beach.
The Panama City Beach Marathon also incorporates a 13.1 mile Half-Marathon, 5K, and Kids Fun Run, allowing fanatics of all levels to test their limits while running alongside the World's Most Beautiful Beaches.
- Start/Finish Line is located north of Margaritaville on Pier Park Drive in front of The University Store. Look for Start/Finish Line Arch and listen for DJ Markie Mark
Start/Finish Line will have water and fruit for runners.
Signs will be posted every mile starting with mile 1 and for 5K / Half Marathon / Full Marathon turn-around points. Course is an out and back.
Bay Medical EMS will be on course during race for runners in need of assistance.
Portalets: Marathon will have portalets approximately every 6 miles on course at turn point. Half Marathon will have a portalet at the turn-around.
Course is not closed to traffic, so be careful and always be aware, you will be running with the flow of traffic. Traffic is minimal this time of year but is always out there.
Bay County Sheriff’s Department and Panama City Beach Police Department will be on course for your needs as well.
Course will close on a rolling schedule. Entire course shuts down at 1:00 PM Sharp! (6 hour time limit for Marathon)
- 2017 Race Registration is Open - Registration Information -
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