The 2nd Annual Asheville Marathon and the Inaugural Half is limited to only 1,300 runners and will sell out quickly. Approximately 1/3 of the marathon race will be run on paved surfaces and the other 2/3 of the marathon will be on dirt and gravel roads. The newly half marathon course will follow the same roads for the first ten miles with the marathon course and then the last three miles are flat, dirt carriage roads along the French Broad River.
$125 early (June 1st – August 31st)
$135 until December 31st, 2013
$145 until race day (if available)
No Expo or Race Day Registration Available
$85 until 11/27/2013 (or until sold out)
$95 until 12/1//2013 or sold out
Other ways to get an entry into the Half or the Full Marathon at Biltmore:
1. Race with one of our charity partners: Inheritance of Hope or MAHEC (limited entries available).
2. Sign up for one of exclusive VIP packages (limited entries available).
Participants under 18 must have a parent or legal guardian sign their Registration Waiver for all events. We do not recommend that participants under 18 run in the full marathon event, minimum age for marathon is 16years old.
We are sorry, but we do not offer refunds for this event. However, we will allow you to transfer your entry to another runner. More info coming soon on this process.
NOTE: You may not GIVE your entry to a friend to run in your place! Due to USATF rules and regulations, each participant must register themselves and sign their own waiver. Any runner who is participating with another participant’s bib number will be disqualified. Photo ID’s and bib numbers will be checked at the race expo as well as at the entrance to the estate on race morning. Any runner on the race course without a bib will be pulled from the race immediately.
The spectator fee is an entrance fee for spectators to get on to Biltmore Estate property, which is privately owned and not open to the general public. Spectator tickets cost $20+Tax, are required to enter the estate, and include access to the Biltmore Estate grounds only. If you would like to upgrade your ticket to tour the House you can do this on-site on race day for $15. If a participant or spectator would like to upgrade their entrance ticket for a twelve month pass, it costs $65 and can be done on race day.
Spectators tickets are available to purchase on the following dates and locations:
Purchasing Spectator Tickets
March 15, 2014 - Race Expo at DoubleTree Hotel – 9am-7pm
March 16, 2014 - Race Day – 6am – Group Sales Office (first building on the right when you enter the estate)
There are opportunities for volunteering at this event — go to VolunteerSpot.com to sign up. Of course the volunteers will be taken care of with a cool race tee, food and drinks.