Western Maryland Rail Trail Marathon

Western Maryland Rail Trail Marathon
Date Oct 15, 2023
Distance 10k, Half-marathon, Marathon
Course Type Road

Race Information

The race takes place on the paved Western Maryland Rail Trail. The start/finish is located on the Western Maryland Rail Trail just north of C&O Bicycle at 9 S Pennsylvania Ave Hancock, MD 21750.  Come have fun on a fast and scenic certified BQ course. The WMRT Marathon and Half Marathon are USATF Certified courses. The marathon certification is MD17006NP, and the half marathon certification is MD17005NP.


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