Marathon QuickfactsVoted "Most Organized" by Runner's World Magazine survey. January 2010 issue
16th Largest Marathon In The USA
Listed #4 of the Top 26 Marathons in North America by Marathon and Beyond
Listed in Runner's World as the "Fastest Fall Marathon" and included as one of Runner's World "10 Most Scenic Marathons and Top 20 In the USA." And one of the "Cream of the Crop" marathons in the nation.
Runners from all over the USA & nine foreign countries will be represented.
60% Male Runners - 40% Female Runners
63% Runners were from Utah - With California coming in second place at 12%
There are 36 Runner & Wheelchair Divisions to compete in.
Awards run 8 deep in each division.
20 Wheelchair and Hand Crank participants in 2013
Over 200,000 cups are used at 17 Aid Stations along the route.
Over 4,250 gallons of water and 1,960 gallons of Gatorade hydration drink are consumed.
Mayors Walk will be held Saturday, October 4, 2014, 7:00 a.m. The walk is approximately 2.2 miles in length and had over 1,600 participants last year.
Ten-Year-Club - There are now over 1300 members in our 10-year runners club. A Ten-Year Club member is a runner who has participated in at least 10 St. George Marathons.
Twenty-Year-Runners - we will have 213 runners who have participated in the St. George Marathon at least 20 times.
Thirty-Year Runners - we have now inducted a total of 14 runners who have completed over 30 St George Marathons
Based on past races, we expect approximately 80% of the registered runners to finish the race - all 26 miles and 385 yards!