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Atlantic City Marathon Race Series

October 16, 2021 @ 8:00 am - October 17, 2021 @ 12:00 pm

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One event on December 6, 2022 at 8:00 am

Established in 1958, the Amerihealth New Jersey Atlantic City Marathon is the third oldest continuing marathon in the United States. The marathon course is noted for being fast and flat & full of entertainment and including eight miles of oceanfront Boardwalk running! The weekend include a full marathon, half marathon (Sun), 5k and 10k (Sat). A Certified Boston Qualifier and USATF Certified Boston Qualifier, &  2021 Road Runners Club of America (RRCA) State Championship Event, the race historically takes place each year in October.

Free interactive finisher medals, A FREE Sports Expo. live entertainment and afterparties are the big highlights of this annual event.

Taking runners on a tour of Absecon Island, the Atlantic City Marathon & Half Marathon cover ground in the cities of Atlantic City, Ventnor, Margate and Longport. From Boardwalk Casinos to the Marina District and sleepy beach towns, the course offers something for every runner. (Starting at Bally’s Atlantic City the marathon course heads north on the boardwalk into Atlantic City proper,  thorugh the tunnel then back to the boardwalk through Ventnor, Margate & Longport)


2021 Prize Money
1st 5K 200.00
2nd 5K 100.00
3rd 5K 50.00

1st 10K 300.00
2nd 10K 200.00
3rd 10K 100.00

1st Half Marathon 500.00
2nd Half Marathon 350.00
3rd Half Marathon 200.00

1st Marathon 600.00
2nd Marathon 450.00
3rd Marathon 300.00

Age Group Awards
The top three male and female finishers in each age group will receive awards for their performance.
Age group increments are: (14 and under, 15 – 19, 20 to 29,  30 to 39, 40 to 49, 50 to 59, 60 to 69, 70 to 79, 80+)
It’s no joke! Don’t forget the April Fool’s Half Marathon April 2nd and 3rd. Run New Jersey’s oceanfront half marathon.  With over 8 miles of Boardwalk running, the April Fools Half Marathon offers a shared start and finish line and fast, flat course along the Atlantic Ocean.  If your looking for a spring half marathon, look no further! 
*All races are organized by the Milton & Betty Katz Jewish Community Center. Volunteers & Sponsors are welcome to contact them for donations of all sizes.  https://www.acraceseries.com/join


October 16, 2021 @ 8:00 am
October 17, 2021 @ 12:00 pm
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Atlantic City, NJ 08401 United States
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