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On Course

On Course

Water Stations & Nutrition GET TO KNOW YOUR 2018 FULL MARATHON WATER STATIONS: Deerpark – Mile 2 – Water Only Biltmore House – Mile 5 – CLIF Gels, GATORADE electrolyte drink Bearpin – Mile 7 1/2 & 23 1/2 –  GATORADE electrolyte drink, CLIF Gels, Coke, CLIF...

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Race Morning

Race Morning

Bag Check Runners will receive a Fleet Feet, Clear Plastic ‘Finisher’ bag at the Race Expo in your goody bag. Runners MUST use the finisher bags provided to have their bag included in our Finisher Bag tent that is next to the finish line and...

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General Info

General Info

Race Weekend Timeline   Event Day Transportation The start of the race is several miles from the entrance of Biltmore Estate, in Antler Hill Village, so you will need to either drive or take a shuttle to the start line. It takes...

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2018 AVL Marathon Weekend Timeline of Events

2018 AVL Marathon Weekend Timeline of Events

Expo Info Health & Fitness Expo – Friday, March 16th, 11am-7pm  Mini Expo – Saturday, March 17th, 2-5pm (Expo exhibitions and half/marathoner-runner packet pick-up and registration.) Parking: Please park in the front or rear of DoubleTree Hotel or at the brand new...

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Plan Your Race Weekend

Plan Your Race Weekend

Have you made your travel plans for the 2018 Asheville Marathon & Half at Biltmore Estate? Don't worry, we got you covered! Book your stay with one of our partner hotels. Worried about transportation? We got you covered there too! Purchase a Shuttle Ticket to take...

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You’re Invited!

You’re Invited!

We have some phenomenal speakers lined up for our Kick Off Dinner! This is a night you won’t want to miss!   Join us Friday, March 16th at 6:30pm for what is sure to be an inspiring dinner with our keynote speaker, Mirna Valerio.  Brooklyn born Mirna Valerio has...

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Mirna Valerio

Mirna Valerio

Brooklyn born Mirna Valerio has just celebrated her 40th birthday in an unusual fashion – by completing the grueling Javelina Jundred 100km ultra marathon in the mountains of Arizona.  While this might surprise many, challenging convention is Mirna’s specialty. ...

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

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

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!

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 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!

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!

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!

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!

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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A LASTING IMPRESSION!

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

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!

Results are in!

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

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Race Shuttle Updates

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!

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 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

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!

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 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

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 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

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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