Prizes & Awards

All Full & Half Marathon finishers will receive unique woodalions. Winners will get additional prizes!

Prizes & Awards

All Full & Half Marathon finishers will receive unique woodalions. Winners will get additional prizes!

General Award Info

Overall Awards
Awards and prizes will be given to the top overall five male and female finishers.

Age Group + Masters Awards
Awards will be given to the top three male and female finishers in the following age groups: 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+ and Master’s category. 

Marathon Top Local Finishers
Awards and prizes for top local male and female finishers from Buncombe, Haywood, Henderson, Madison or Transylvania Counties.

Full Marathon Prizes & Awards

All Asheville Marathon finishers will receive a custom designed woodalion and a cozy one-of-a-kind, Asheville Marathon blanket as you cross the finish line.

Winners will receive custom-crafted glass awards and special prize swag from our sponsors and race partners. 

Full Marathon Wine Bottle Awards
Volunteer handing out Marathon awards
Full Marathon 2014 Wooden Awards

Half Marathon Prizes & Awards

All Asheville Half Marathon Finishers will receive custom Asheville Marathon & Half pint glasses and a custom designed woodalion as you cross the finish line.

Winners will receive custom-crafted, locally-made glass awards and special prize swag from our race partners and sponsors. 

Asheville Half Marathon Wine Award
2016 Asheville Marathon Half Award
Half Marathon 2014 Wooden Award

Awards Schedule

Awards Schedule for Half Marathon

March 17, 2018

10:30 a.m. (approx): Award Ceremony for Overall + Age Group Half Marathon Winners

 

Awards Schedule for Marathon

March 18, 2018

10:30 am (approx): Sunday Half Marathon Award Ceremony

11:30 am (approx.): Award Ceremony for overall marathoners

12:30 pm (approx.): Award Ceremony for Backyard to Vineyard Challengers and Full Marathon Age Group Categories  + Top Local Athlete Awards

Asheville Marathon & Half Course Record Holders

FULL MARATHON

Bryan Morseman - Bath, NY 2:25:46

Laura Gilette - Goshen, IN 3:09:20

HALF MARATHON

Mike Mitchell - Mint Hill, NC 1:13:54

Lori Williamson - Hoover, AL 1:26:46

Three events, one amazing challenge 

Do you have the grit for the
Royal Trifecta Challenge?

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Complete the Half & Full Asheville Marathon

Or two Half Marathons

Backyard to Vineyard Challenge

AND

Backyard to Backyard Challenge

at Biltmore Estate!

The Asheville Marathon & Half has great Charity Partners, who allow you to 'Run for a Cause', and the support of great Sponsors, like Chi-Running, who offers Training Programs geared towards Asheville Marathon & Half participants with professional tips and guidance to help you run the marathon faster, easier, and with less pain!

The Asheville Marathon is a certified race course and a Boston Marathon Qualifying event! USATF Sanction #16-13-044 and Certification Code #NC14024DF

Appalachian Distance Series of races has added the Asheville Marathon & Half to its Distance Series of the Southeast. Series includes: Asheville, Knoxville, Townsend, Chattanooga, and Oak Ridge. Complete all the races inside a twelve month period to earn your series finisher medal. Be sure to check out appalachiandistanceseries.org to get our event specific coupon codes.