Charlottesville Marathon, Half Marathon, Relay, 8k & Kids K - 2020 - NEW DATE
Downtown Mall Charlottesville
7:00 am - Until
The Charlottesville Marathon, Half Marathon, Marathon Relay, 8K & Kids K is one of the oldest and most coveted races in Charlottesville. It has been defined as America's Destination Marathon because of its scenic beauty and historical background.
A true community event, the race showcases the area's natural beauty, engaging running community, historical background, architectural heritage, vibrant music and nightlife, and booming wine and craft beer industry. The course has been voted as “One of the Most Scenic in the East”. It starts and finishes at historic Court Square, runs by the University of Virginia, by Thomas Jefferson's Rotunda and showcases some of the most historic and runner-friendly neighborhoods in Charlottesville, including the natural beauty of the Rivanna river. Thousands of local runners use these roads every day: come join them!
Charlottesville, nestled below the ancient Blue Ridge Mountains, is located in the heart of Albemarle County. The city is famous for its history, culture, traditions, and stunning natural beauty. Home of Thomas Jefferson, Monticello, The University of Virginia, the Virginia Film Festival and the Dave Matthews Band, Charlottesville has activities for every taste.
What People Are Saying
"One of the Best New Marathons in the U.S.A." RUNNER'S WORLD MAGAZINE
"One of the Top Destination Marathons in the country" THE NEW YORK TIMES
"Considered by many as the Most Scenic marathon course in the East" RUNNING TIMES MAGAZINE
"One of the 15 Best Spring Marathons" LIFE BY DAILY BURN
For more info regarding the race and the course visit http://www.charlottesvillemarathon.com/