Join us for the 20th annual running of the Ocala Marathon, Half Marathon and 5K run through the renowned horse country of Marion County! This event will begin behind the Paddock Mall, on Hwy 200 next to the Sears Automotive Center parking lot. The Ocala Marathon has secured its place as one of the country’s most scenic marathons. Drawing from over 40+ states and seven countries last year says something good is happening in Ocala. The marathon is a combination of southern hospitality and a stunning course that you cannot find anywhere else in Florida. Athletes will come from around the world to test themselves and each other on this Boston Qualifier, challenging 26.2 mile course.