Soldier Marathon


November 17, 2018

Start Time : 8.00 a.m.
Number of Places : 1,500

The Soldier Marathon raises money to honor soldiers who have fallen in battle and support those who have served their country.

Soldier Marathon Route
The Full Marathon course starts and finishes on the Avenue of Flags next to the National Infantry Museum.

The first seven miles are run in Fort Benning. Runners then go out and back on the remaining 19.2 miles are out and back on the RiverWalk. This 19.2 miles section heads out from the National Infantry Museum, taking runners north on the RiverWalk through Oxbow Meadows on to Uptown Columbus, Georgia and the TSYS campus parking lot. From there, the route continues into Phenix City, Alabama via the 14th Street Pedestrian Bridge, and then returns over the Dillingham Bridge back into Columbus, running south on the Riverwalk from the Trade Center ending back at the finish line at the Infantry Museum.

Soldier Marathon Entry
* Civilian : $70 (until Feb 28), $95 (until Jun 30), $105 (until Aug 31), $115 (until Sep 30), $125 (until Oct 31), $130 (after Oct 31)
* Military : $60 (until Feb 28), $70 (until Jun 30), $80 (until Aug 31), $85 (until Sep 30), $95 (until Oct 31), $100 (after Oct 31)
* Registration Deadline : When the race is full.

Contact Details
Contact : Cecil Cheves, Race Director
Address : 1775 Legacy Way, Columbus, GA 31903
Tel. : 706-243-8133
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Further Information
* Cut-off Time : All participants will be expected to finish within 7 hours.
* Pasta Party : Pasta meals will be available at the National Infantry Museum at 6:00pm on the Friday before race day.
* Charities : The Soldier Marathon supports the National Infantry Museum.
* Boston Qualifier : Yes

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