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August 31, 2024
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About The Pocatello Marathon
Are you ready for the ultimate fall marathon experience? Set in the picturesque city of Pocatello, Idaho, the Portneuf Medical Center Pocatello Marathon – Running the Gap on August 31, 2024, is an unmissable event for any half marathon runner. Known for its scenic beauty and a thrilling 1,500 feet drop in elevation over 26.2 miles, this race promises lightning fast times and an unforgettable journey.
The Pocatello Marathon course is USA T&F certified, ensuring its accuracy and making it an excellent opportunity to achieve qualifying times for prestigious marathons like Boston and New York. As you traverse the course, you’ll be surrounded by breathtaking landscapes, from lush forests to stunning mountain vistas. It’s a visual feast that will inspire and motivate you to push harder.
Beyond the race, Pocatello offers a delightful experience for runners and spectators alike. Fun fact – Pocatello is known as the “Gateway to the Northwest,” with a rich history and vibrant culture. You can explore its charming downtown, filled with boutique shops and local cuisine.
And what about the weather? Late August in Pocatello typically brings delightful conditions for running, with mild temperatures and low humidity. Picture yourself enjoying a refreshing run under clear skies amidst the stunning natural beauty of Idaho.
So lace up your running shoes and get ready for an exhilarating adventure at the Pocatello Marathon. Whether you’re aiming for a personal best or seeking to qualify for prestigious races, this marathon has it all. Trust us, this experience will leave you breathless, both from the race and the sheer beauty of Pocatello itself. Get ready to conquer the course and make unforgettable memories!