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November 12, 2023
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About The Madison Marathon
The Madison Marathon, held on November 12, 2023, is a must-do event for all half marathon enthusiasts. Presented by SSM Health, this iconic race takes place in the beautiful downtown area of Madison, Wisconsin, with both the start and finish lines located on the historic Capitol Square. The 29th annual edition promises to be an unforgettable experience.
Runners participating in the Madison Marathon can look forward to a host of perks. Complimentary race photos provided by Madison Marathon will capture those special moments. Participants aged 21 and above can enjoy a post-race treat of one complimentary Michelob Ultra beer and indulge in some delicious post-race food. A gender-specific, long-sleeved shirt will be given out to commemorate the event, along with an incredible finisher medal, marking the first year of a captivating four-year series.
The Madison Marathon understands the importance of pacing, and for that reason, offers pace groups for all speeds. The event will be professionally timed and managed, ensuring a well-organized and enjoyable race experience. In addition, the race boasts an impressive prize purse for the top three male and female finishers in both the marathon and half marathon categories.
Beyond the race itself, Madison is a city filled with charm and fascinating attractions. Known for its beautiful lakes, vibrant arts scene, and bustling farmers’ markets, runners will have plenty to explore during their visit. November in Madison typically boasts cool temperatures, perfect for a comfortable and energizing run.
So lace up your shoes, embrace the scenic course, and join us for the 29th annual Madison Marathon. Get ready to experience the exhilaration of running alongside the historic Capitol Square, surrounded by the beauty of Madison. This race is sure to leave a lasting impression and memories that will motivate you to keep running with a smile.