Friday, October 7, 2016
11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Sports & Fitness Expo – Hilton Portland (921 SW 6th Ave, Portland, OR 97204): Packet pickup
The packet includes timing chip, bib number, souvenir program and assorted items. The Expo focuses on health and demonstrations, sports medicine and fitness programs, innovative fitness clothing, shoes and training aids and periodic free lectures by noted specialists. The Expo is also the place to buy your Portland Marathon souvenirs, and the sign-up for the Clydesdale/Bonnydale division ($5 cash fee).
Saturday, October 8, 2016
Portland Marathon Kid’s Fun Run & Sports Festival
The Portland Marathon Kid’s Fun Run & Sports Festival will take place Saturday. Participation is open for kids’ ages 2-12, and parents are invited to run along with! Last minute sign ups may be available at the Expo Friday!
9:00 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Sports & Fitness Expo – Hilton Portland (921 SW 6th Ave, Portland, OR 97204): Packet pickup continues
Sunday, October 9, 2016 – RACE DAY!
Portland Marathon & Portland Marathon Half!
NO DAY OF RACE PACKET PICKUP OR ENTRY
Runners use the map on the back of your bib to find your starting corral. Please arrive early so you have time to use the facilities.
Runners and walkers join together to sing the National Anthem
Wheelchair race begins
Marathon Run/Walk and 1/2 Marathon Run/Walk begins as a multiple wave start.
The last wave should be crossing the starting line!
Half and Full Marathoners will pick up their long-sleeved finisher shirts as they go through the finish chute process. Show your running number to receive your official marathon finisher’s shirt (no exchanges) and other goodies. In the finish area Marathon walkers and runners will be presented with a special Northwest tree seedling, a rose, and other special finisher’s items. They may also have their photo taken before exiting the enclosed finish area.