Marathon and Half Marathon

Saturday, September 24, 2016
101 Jackson Walk Plaza, Jackson

Online registration has now closed. You may register beginning at 6 am on race day.

The race route is a championship style loop course that will take runners through historic downtown Jackson.


Early registration (until 11:59 p.m. Sunday, September 18)

     Marathon - $85
     Half marathon - $65

We will accept late registrations on race day. You must arrive at 6 am and registration will close promplty at 6:30 a.m. due to the race being chip timed. Add $10 to the registration price.

Race Day Check-in

Check-in will begin at 6 a.m., and the race will begin at 7 a.m.

Course Information

  • USATF certifited course (will be certified by race day)
  • Aid stations approximately every two miles along the course
  • Championship-style loop course
  • Spectator friendly course


Parking is available at no charge in the public lot across from Jackson Walk located at the corner of North Highland and East College.


  • Race number (bib) 
  • Finisher medal for each half and full marathon participant
  • Controlled traffic course (7 a.m. - 12 p.m.)
  • Official event shirt
  • Post race food and beverages


Awards will be offered in 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place male and female in each of the following age categories:

  • 14 and under
  • 15-19
  • 20-24
  • 25-29
  • 30-34
  • 35-39
  • 40-44
  • 45-49
  • 50-54
  • 55-59
  • 60-64
  • 65-69
  • 70 and above
  • Overall male and female winners

West Tennessee Healthcare (WTH) does not exclude, deny benefits to, or otherwise discriminate against any person on the grounds of race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, Limited English Proficiency or sex, including discrimination based on gender identity, sexual orientation, sex stereotyping or pregnancy in admission to, participation in, or receipt of the services and benefits under any of its programs and activities, whether carried out by WTH directly or through a contractor or any other entity with which WTH arranges to carry out its programs and activities.

For further information about this policy, contact Amy Garner (731) 541-9914.