Emerald Isle Marathon
Half Marathon and 5K

Saturday April 9, 2016

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About the Marathon

Stay tuned for all the details! Registration is now open!

From the Race Director

Our third annual race is aimed at benefiting the Emerald Isle Bike Path and Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. The path is used by both residents and vacationers. The expansion of the path has been an ongoing task by the town and 'Friends of the Path' for more than 10 years. It is a tremendous benefit for the safety of our runners, cyclists, children and walkers that utilize it daily. We hope to continue this race for years to come and continue to contribute to local charities and our community. Please allow me to thank you in advance for your support of our event!

Candace Dooley, Race Director

Participant Information

Registration Open

We look forward to another fantastic response! This race will be even better than last year's and we can't wait to see you there. Below is the link for registration, so please check it out.

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We have tried to answer some of the more common questions. However, if we have not addressed your question, please feel free to contact us on Facebook or through e-mail.

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There are several hotels in the area which will make you very comfortable for the race. As race day approaches so please make sure to check back and watch our Facebook page for updates. If you are an area hotel and would like to be listed here, please e-mail us

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Event Parking

There will be ample parking at multiple locations for the event. In addition, everything will be clearly marked so please follow the directions of the attendants. We look forward to seeing you!

Parking Info

The Sponsors

To become a sponsor, your information must be submitted by February 14! This year we have created sponsorship levels.

First Citizens Bank

Website Donated by Crystal Coast Technologies

Website Donated

Jordan Building

Sound Ace Hardware

Tideland News

Shore Wood Real Estate

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