Announcing Sky’s The Limit Fund as our 2018 Charity Partner

Sky’s the Limit Fund (STLF) is a non-profit organization that supports youth in crisis by providing grants for wilderness therapy programs, family coaching services, community outreach and more for families with financial need.  SUWS of the Carolinas is one of STLF’s...

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Announcing our 2018 Charity Partner

Sky’s the Limit Fund (STLF) is a non-profit organization that supports youth in crisis by providing grants for wilderness therapy programs, family coaching services, community outreach and more for families with financial need. The crisis of today’s youth has reached...

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Can you help lead the way? Be a Pacer!

We realize that completing “The Marathon” is a huge life-event. In its wake, many allow themselves to get caught up in the moment, firing out at the gun with reckless abandon, only to quickly fizzle out: undermining their training, their strategy, and their big day as...

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Join the 50 State Challenge

Join Us In Filling Up Our State Map! We want to run with people from every single state. Help us reach our goal by getting friends and family from every state to register and experience the one-of-a-kind Asheville Marathon and Half! The first participant to register...

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DRUMROLLLL…. Announcing the 2018 Partner!

We welcome Oskar Blues to the 2018 Asheville Marathon & Half at Biltmore Estate! Oskar Blues brewed up it’s first NC-batch of Dale’s Pale Ale on 12/12/12 and has been crankin’ out fresh OB beer for the East Coast ever since. “We’re in this to have fun and put some...

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Run With Us!

YOU'RE INVITED! ASHEVILLE MARATHON & HALF TRAINING KICK-OFF PARTY! Join us for more info on the local community training program on Wednesday, October 25th:  6:00 pm — Group Run at Biltmore Park. All levels and abilities welcome. Meet in front of Fleet Feet.  6:45...

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Come Join the FUN!

  2018 Asheville Marathon and Half Marathon Training Programs  presented by Chi Running and Fleet Feet Sports Asheville.   Join us for more info on the local community training program on Wednesday, October 25th: 6:00 pm — Group Run at Biltmore Park. (all levels...

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LAST CHANCE: Get your FREE In-Training Tee Today!

   Register today to score your FREE In-training Tee or Tank! All you have to do is: REGISTER HERE Email website@idaph.net your: a) Confirmation Code b) Shipping Address c) T-Shirt Size (Men's and Women's t-shirt sizing available) + Tank Top Size (Unisex) Rock that...

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Announcing our 2018 Asheville Marathon & Half Hotel Partners

Asheville Marathon & Half at Biltmore Estate 2018 Partner Hotels & Amenities   INN ON BILTMORE ESTATE Location On Biltmore Estate – Hotel is within walking distance of the start/finish line. 2018 Discount  $199 per night – Offered through July 31, 2017 or...

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A LASTING IMPRESSION!

"Your event has meant a lot to my relationship with my wonderful wife so I had the "AVL" Biltmore 26.2 mile tattoo placed on my shoulder to proudly remind me of the great memories we've shared during your events." -Shawn Cool Shawn Cool is a dedicated runner to the...

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AVL Marathon & Half Race Photos, Survey & More

Snow days and all, thank you for joining us at the 5th Annual Asheville Marathon and Half. This highly acclaimed race is made special and unique for you and because of you! We hope that everyone had a blast and really took in the scenery of the beautiful Biltmore...

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Results are in!

Asheville Marathon Results are In! Saturday Half Marathon Results Sunday Full Marathon and Half Marathon Results  Congratulations to all the...

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Race Shuttle Updates

Hello Runners!   We have a few updates regarding Shuttles tomorrow morning:   First of all, the race is still on! We have no intention of canceling and are taking every precaution we can to make sure that the race will continue smoothly.     ***Due to weather Shuttle...

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Best of 2016 100 Half Marathons Club!

The Asheville Half Marathon at Biltmore Estate is honored to be a part of the 2016 "Best Of" member survey results from the 100 Half Marathons Club!  "The 100 Half Marathons Club is a racing club that celebrates those who have achieved the accomplishment of completing...

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Double Your Fun at the Asheville Marathon!

  DOUBLE YOUR FUN AND REGISTER FOR SUNDAY'S HALF MARATHON! Time is running out and spaces are limited for the Asheville Marathon and Half Marathon! The Saturday Half is full, but the fun doesn't stop there! We are offering a chance to register for the NEW Sunday...

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The Asheville Marathon Through The Eyes of Mike Merino

Mike Merino (left) and his guide Curtis Nash (right) posing after finishing the Asheville Marathon  "My loss of vision closed many doors such as losing my ability to drive, which in turn opened doors like this one." Every day we hear amazing stories of people setting...

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Be Inspired Before The Big Race!

Join us for the 2017 Asheville Marathon & Half Kick Off Dinner We have some phenomenal speakers lined up for our Kick Off Dinner! This is a night you won't want to miss! Drumroll please!! Danny Dreyer, from ChiRunning AND Mike Merino, a visually impaired runner...

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Congratulations to our 2017 Charity Champions!

Congratulations to our 2017 Asheville Marathon & Half Champion Charity Partners!     The Joseph Initiative is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit that works with the local community and non-profit organizations to offer essential services and enrichment programs that...

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Need Dinner Plans? Join us Friday, March 10th

Join us for the 2017 Asheville Marathon & Half Kick Off Dinner Enjoy some of the finest dining atmosphere and company in Asheville at the Asheville Marathon & Half Pre-Race Dinner Pasta Buffet and Social Hour ...upstairs in the loft of Cedric's Tavern located...

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2017 Royal Trifecta Challenge Registration is NOW OPEN

2017 ROYAL TRIFECTA CHALLENGE With a trinity of exquisite races at the Biltmore Estate on our 2017 calendar, we thought we would take your Biltmore experience one step further by offering yet another test of will! If you can manage to finish all three of our 2016...

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Announcing the 2017 Royal Trifecta Challenge

Looking for a Challenge of Epic & Royal Proportions?   The Asheville Marathon & Half Kick of the 2017 Royal Trifecta Challenge   The Asheville Marathon and Half at Biltmore Estate is the kickoff race for a Royal Trifecta of fun and racing in...

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50 Marathons in All 50 States

What does it mean to run 50 marathons in all 50 states? It means a runner must complete 50 or more marathons in every state of the United States. According to the 50 states marathon club on 50statesmarathonclub.com, to meet the criteria the marathons must be the full...

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Announcing our 2017 Asheville Marathon Hotel Partners

  Stay in one of our Marathon & Half Partner Hotel reserved room blocks, and enjoy the entire race experience, from start to finish, with great amenities like front door access VIP shuttle transportation to and from event, convenient access to event...

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What is a VIV?

VIVs Very Important Volunteers By Nicki Conroy 2016 Asheville Marathon Ambassador If you think you or your group can handle a little more excitement than just cheering – VOLUNTEER! It takes hundreds of volunteers to make the Asheville Marathon & Half run smoothly....

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Charity Runner Spotlight: Consider Haiti-Kenny Capps

BY NICKI CONROY, A 2016 ASHEVILLE MARATHON AMBASSADOR The Asheville Marathon and Half at Biltmore Estate partners with different local charities each year. These charities have runners who, on top of training for the race, also raise funds for the charities. This is...

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Charity Runner Spotlight: Young Life-Megan May

BY NICKI CONROY, A 2016 ASHEVILLE MARATHON AMBASSADOR The Asheville Marathon and Half at Biltmore Estate partners with different local charities each year. These charities have runners who, on top of training for the race, also raise funds for the charities. This is...

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