2014 Portland Marathon & Half Charity Entries only Available until Sept. 20

    Register Now for the Experience of a Lifetime

    The 2014 Marathon & Half Marathon will take place on Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014!

    You can obtain an entry into either event through
    one of these two options:


    A. Going the Distance Foundation Entry
    Half of your entry fee will go to the Going the Distance Foundation as a donation. See foundation details here. Just click one of the registration buttons below and register. No fundraising required!


    B. Receive a complimentary entry by contacting one of the participating official charities & complete their required level of fundraising on behalf of their worthy cause. Learn more here!

    Early registration is now open for the
    2015 Portland Marathon Half!

    Please note: This is for the event on Oct. 4, 2015! Not 2014!

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    Book your Hotel Today!

    The best hotels in Portland have prepared special accommodations for Portland Marathon participants! Plan your stay and reserve your room today!


    Looking for info on Road Closures?

    Go to our Traffic Impacts and Road Closures page

    For more than 40 years the Portland Marathon has been building a tradition, and earning a reputation!

    Our goal has always been to produce the best event possible, and provide a memorable marathon experience for each and every one of our runners and walkers. And to top it all off, we send our finishers home with great mementos – the most and best marathon swag anywhere!

    Best Marathon in the Northwest, and Best Event Swag in the NW
    – Best of Competitor 2011 and 2012

    What You’ll Take Home:
    collectible poster • souvenir publication performance-grade finisher’s shirt • mint-struck proof medal • challenge coin intricately detailed pendant (miniature of the medal) • participant bag • finisher’s jacket

    And at the finish, our signature congratulatory gifts:
    A rose symbolizing our fair city, and a genuine North
    west tree seedling to take home and plant in commemoration of your achievement!

    "Best Race in October" - Runner's World