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Little Rock Marathon (CITY PARKS CONSERVANCY)Little Rock Marathon (CITY PARKS CONSERVANCY)
The mission of the Little Rock Marathon is provide a premier event open to athletes of all abilities, while promoting a healthy lifestyle through running and walking and raising money for Little Rock Parks & Recreation. Read more
The mission of the Little Rock Marathon is provide a premier event open to athletes of all abilities, while promoting a healthy lifestyle through running and walking and raising money for Little Rock Parks & Recreation.
The annual Little Rock Marathon, started in 2003, is held the first weekend in March each year and includes a marathon, half marathon, 10K, 5K run/walk, a children’s mile and a free two-day health and fitness expo. The event attracts participants from all 50 states and over 15 different countries.
The Little Rock Marathon is famous for the world’s largest finisher’s medal (According to Runners World) and unique race themes that change each year. The Little Rock Marathon bills itself as "Arkansas' Race for Every Pace". With an 8-hour time limit for the Marathon and Half Marathon, it is known for being one of the nation's top races for walkers and first-timers. The Little Rock Marathon also offers a free, year-round Training Program.