Beyond the Beach Marathon/Half Marathon live concert event

1 Mile

Event Date

Sun, Sep 18, 2016


Gary, IN


Activity Today Later

5k fun run

$20 $20 Closed

About This Activity

Join us in this awesome marathon that starts and finishes along the beaches of Lake Michigan located in Marquette Beach Park.  Marquette Park is completely surrounded by Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. Also,This beach area has the awesome chicago skyline in view.  This Boston Qualifying course is held on the streets of Miller Beach area.  The marathon is a double loop of the half marathon course.

There will be water stops about every 1.5 miles.  Water stations will consist of water and gatorade.

The event will be chip timed for fast and accurate results.

There will be overall, Master and five year age group awards.

All finishers will receive a unique finishers medal.

his event will have prize money, to be determined, for the top three male and female overall winners in the full marathon.

Register by August 31st. to receive your guaranteed pre-race shirt.

Parking is free only for Pre-registered runners.

Stay and enjoy the free live three hour concert on the beach after the event.  The great sounds of the band Tropixplosion will blow you away.

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