Marathon

Marathon Description :

Date: Sunday May 7, 2017
Time: 8:00 AM
Distance: 26.2 Miles
Start: Charles Lindbergh Blvd, Uniondale, NY
Finish: Eisenhower Park, East Meadow, NY
Requirements:  Must be 16 yrs of age or older

The 2017 Long Island Marathon, will start on Charles Lindbergh Blvd. in Uniondale, adjacent to the Nassau Coliseum at 8:00 AM on Sunday, May 7, 2017. Marathon participants will head west on Charles Lindbergh Blvd. completing a loop through the Nassau County Hub, passing Nassau County landmarks such as the Omni Building, Museum Row, the Mitchel Athletic Complex and the Nassau Coliseum.

Marathon participants will turn left, heading north through the village of Westbury and then travel south on the Wantagh Parkway to until Sunrise Highway where they will make a hair-pin turn and head north again towards the finish.  Participants will exit the Wantagh Parkway onto Old Country Road, then take Carmen Avenue south west into the Eisenhower Park Golf Course just after mile 25. Upon entering the golf course, Marathon participants will follow the paths to Park Boulevard where they will follow signs to the finish line located across from Parking Field #5 inside Eisenhower Park.

All participants will receive a participant gift bag, finisher medal and other finisher memento

Medals & Awards:
Marathon finishers will receive finisher medal.

Awards will be given to the top 3 Overall Finishers in the following categories: Overall Male, Overall Female, Overall Wheelchair

Awards will be given to the top 3 of each gender/age category ranging from M/F 16-20 – M/F 91+ There is no duplication of awards.

Note: Awards must be picked up on race day.  No awards will be mailed.

Event Features:
Music and Entertainment scattered all over the course
Clocks at every mile along the course
Hydration Stations at every-other mile for the first 13 and every mile thereafter
Finish Line Festival inside Eisenhower Park