February 15th - 18th, 2007

BI-LO Marathon

Date
  • Saturday, February 17, 2007 for BI-LO Myrtle Beach Marathon.
  • Start time, 6:30 AM (6:25 AM for Wheelchair and Crankchair)
Click here to see a complete schedule of Marathon Weekend events.

Start & Finish Locations
  • The BI-LO Myrtle Beach Marathon will start the intersection of Grissom Parkway and 21st Ave. N, Myrtle Beach, SC.
  • The Finish Line will be in the parking lot of Coastal Federal Field.
  • Click here to see a map of the Start and Finish locations.
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Weather Conditions
  • Average February High 58° Fahrenheit
  • Average February Low 38° Fahrenheit
Race Entry Requirements
  • All participants must complete and sign a registration form.
  • A parent or legal guardian must sign for participants under 18 years of age on race day.
  • Marathon participants must complete the course in 8 hours
  • All mail-in entries must be post-marked by February 9, 2007.
  • On-line registration closes at Midnight, EST, February 11, 2007.
  • Expo registration is strongly discouraged. Runner shirts cannot be guaranteed for Expo registration.
  • Registration will close without notice when the established registration count is reached. Click here to see the registration limit.
Payment Procedures
  • Mail completed entry form with Check or Credit Card (MC or Visa) payment to:
    Myrtle Beach Marathon
    PO Box 8780
    Myrtle Beach, SC 29578

    Contact the Marathon for a mail-in entry form. Phone or FAXed entry forms cannot be accepted.

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    Click here to see event fees.
Refund Policy
  • Once your registration has been accepted, all fees are non-refundable. This includes all circumstances including the event not being held. If you are accepted for 2007 but cannot run, you will receive guaranteed entry into the comperable 2008 race (but you still must pay the 2008 entry fee).
Marathon Entry Confirmation
  • Registration confirmations will be sent via e-mail.
Runner's Expo and Race Headquarters
  • Location : Marriott Grande Dunes, 8400 Costa Verde Dr, Myrtle Beach, SC.
  • Hours: 5 PM – 9PM, Thursday, Feburary 16, 2006
  • 11 AM – 9 PM, Friday, Feburary 17, 2006
  • Free and open to the public
  • Marathon sponsors and merchandise vendors will be represented at the Expo.
  • Official Marathon merchandise will be available at the Expo.
Race Packet Pickup
  • Packets can be picked up at the Runner's Expo on Thursday or Friday, 2/16/06 or 2/17/06, before Race Day.
  • Race packets for the BI-LO Marathon can be mailed as an extra cost option.
  • The Race day packet pickup option expires 1/15/07.
  • There will be no Race Day packet pickup for the Marathon.
Race Timing
  • The BI-LO Myrtle Beach Marathon will use a Chip timing system. Timing chips will be distributed at the Expo or with your runner packet.
  • Runners my use their own timing Chip. However, your chip serial number must be included with your registration.
  • Remember: NO CHIP, NO FINISHING TIME!
  • Timing chips provided by the Marathon must be returned after crossing the finish line. There will be a charge for non-returned chips.
  • USA Track & Field recognizes Gun Times as official Finishing Times.
Course Information
  • Click here to see a map of the BI-LO Marathon course. Maps will also be available at the Runner's Expo .
  • The BI-LO Myrtle Beach Marathon course will close at 2:30PM.
  • Mile markers will be posted at each mile.
  • Digital time clocks will be visible approximately every two miles along the Marathon course.
  • A digital clock at the Finish Line will display unofficial finishing time.
  • The marathon course is USATF Certified and is a qualifier for the 2007 Boston Marathon .
  • Unofficial bicycles, baby strollers, skates, in-line skates, and skate boards are not allowed on the course. Headphones are also prohibited.
Course Aid Stations
  • Dasani water and lemon-lime Powerade sports drink will be available approximately every two miles along the marathon course and at the Finish.
  • Food stations will be available at miles 16 and 22 and at the Finish.
  • Medical aid stations will be available approximately every two miles and at the Finish.
  • Port-a-Johns will be available at the Start/Finish and every 2 – 3 miles along the course.
Awards
  • All BI-LO Myrtle Beach Marathon finishers will receive a Finisher’s Medal at the Finish Line.
  • Finisher’s Certificates will be mailed to all Finisher’s approximately one month after the Marathon.
  • Participants are eligible for one award only.
  • Awards will not be mailed. All awards must be picked up after the respective races.
  • Unclaimed awards will be available at the House of Blues Post Race Party .
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Overall Awards
  • Overall awards will go to the top three Male and Female finishers in the BI-LO Myrtle Beach Marathon.
  • Overall awards will go to the top three Male and Female Masters finishers in the BI-LO Myrtle Beach Marathon
Age Group Awards
  • Awards will be presented to the top three Male and Female BI-LO Myrtle Beach Marathon finishers in the age groups 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & over.
Wheelchair & Crankchair Awards
  • Awards will be presented to the top three Wheelchair and top three Crankchair finishers.
Pre-Race Pasta Party
  • Friday, Feb. 17, 206, Runner's Expo , Marriott Grande Dunes (Marathon Headquarters), 8400 Costa Verde Dr, Myrtle Beach, SC
  • Click here to see Pasta Dinner fee.
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