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Quad Cities Marathon

Quick facts

Distance Marathon

Date 22 Sep 2019

About Quad Cities Marathon

The Quad Cities Marathon and Festival of Races is held annually on the fourth Sunday in September. Celebrating its 19th anniversary in 2016, it has quickly become a favorite among marathoners across the globe. Each year, the Quad Cities hosts more than 6,000 runners and walkers and thousands more spectators for its various events over Race Weekend.  The flat and fast USATF certified course is a Boston Marathon qualifier.

Are you ready for the Midwest’s favorite marathon? The 26.2 mile run starts and ends in downtown Moline, IL. The course captures the essence of our nation’s heartland with a consistent connection to the Mississippi River. The views are amazing, the Midwest charm is present and the course is fairly fast. It’s a great Boston Marathon qualifier. It covers 5 races, 4 cities, 3 bridges, 2 states, and 1 island, all along the mighty Mississippi River.

The Quad Cities Marathon and Festival of Races has something for everyone. We are amazed and humbled by the comments that we receive each year. Find out why so many runners return year after year to our event.

Whether you’re looking to qualify for Boston, or walk a mile with your friends – this fun and well organized event is perfect for elite athletes and casual runners alike.

Distances

Marathon

  • 42.195km

Half Marathon

  • 21.097km

5K Run/Walk

  • 5km
Start:

1201 River Drive, downtown Moline, IL

Moline,us

Overview

The 26.2 mile run starts and ends in downtown Moline, IL. The course captures the essence of our nation's heartland with a consistent connection to the Mississippi River.

The race information has been found on the official website of the event or through publicly available sources. Always refer to the official website the latest race information. Please let us know if any data is wrong or missing, by emailing us.