Myrtle Beach Marathon

May 1, 2021, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Visit the Official Race Website - Click Here to Register for 2021.

The 2021 Myrtle Beach Marathon has been postponed to May 1. Click here for the official statement.

Due to the uncertainty of large-scale events, the race organizers have implemented Worry-Free Registration, made some Operational Changes and will be hosting a Virtual Race Option. Click here for all the details.

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The Myrtle Beach Marathon, one of America’s “10 great winter marathons” according to USA Today, will run again on May 1, 2021!

2021 Marathon Physical & Virtual Options

  • Physical Race includes Marathon, Half Marathon & 5k
  • Virtual 10k
  • Myrtle Beach Double Marathon includes any physical distance of your choice + Virtual 10k
  • Virtual Family Fun Run is a 1-mile Family Fun Run
  • Learn more about individual options.

The pancake-flat looped course, featuring 9 beautiful beachfront miles, is one of the flattest and fastest in the country. The average race day start temperature is 40°F and 62°F for the high temperature - the ideal condition for optimal Marathon and Half Marathon performance. Whether your aim is to complete your first Half Marathon or qualify for the Boston, the Myrtle Beach Marathon is where you can and achieve your goal.

With sixty miles of beautiful sandy beaches, more than 400 hotels, first-class live entertainment, exciting attractions for everyone, endless shopping, and exquisite dining - the Myrtle Beach Marathon has been the go-to ‘race-cation’ for runners everywhere, dating back to before someone coined the word ‘race-cation’.

Myrtle Beach has something for everyone. The Myrtle Beach Marathon has a race for everyone. We’ve got everything for the perfect long weekend in early March – except you! Click here to register for the East Coast’s fastest marathon and half marathon. The only regret you’ll have is if you stay home. 

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