Marathon Cap: 1600 Runners
There were 800 runners in 2011, 1200 in 2012. If that growth trend continues, this year's race will hit its cap, so if you want to run in the 2013 Pocono Marathon, don't wait, Register Now!
Marathon Relay Cap: 150 Teams
There were 92 teams in 2011, 127 in 2012. If that growth trend continues, this year's race will hit its cap, so if you want to run in the 2013 Pocono Marathon Relay, don't wait, Register Now!
No Race Day Registration
Race day registration is not available for the Marathon or the Marathon Relay. Start your training early and plan ahead.
No Race Day Packet Pickup
Race day packet pickup is not available. NO EXCEPTIONS.
Packet pickup is Saturday May 18th at the Stroudsburg High School cafeteria from 10am-7pm. Photo ID must be presented. To pick up another runner's packet, you must present a copy of their photo ID.
New this year, Marathon and Marathon Relayers park or get dropped off at the start at Pocono Raceway, Long Pond, PA. Parking is available in the race track infield. Buses at the finish will shuttle runners back to their cars after the race.
Clothing bags are available to runners at the start of the race. They are marked with the runner's bib number and are transported to the finish of the race.
Marathon Start Averages
Marathon Finish Averages
Our halfway point does not have the facilities necessary to make a half marathon available. Instead we encourage you to grab a buddy and enter our Marathon Relay. If you are in need of a partner, please visit our Facebook page and perhaps you can find someone else in need of a relay team member.
Original 2013 Course vs. New 2013 Course
If you ran the 2012 edition of the Marathon and want to know how it compares to the 2013 race view this elevation profile comparison.