The sixth annual C&O Canal Towpath Marathon and Half Marathon is set for Sunday September 29, 2019. The marathon will start at 7:30 AM. There are two starting waves for the half marathon. The first wave of half marathoners will start at 8:00AM, and the second wave of half marathoners will start at 8:30AM. This event will take place in its entirety in Washington, DC. The start/finish is located on the C&O Canal Towpath at the parking area at the Abner Cloud House and The Boathouse at Fletcher’s Cove, 4940 Canal Road NW, Washington, DC 20007.
The 2019 Mid-Atlantic Marathon and Half Marathon Series will take place from September 28th-October 2nd. The C&O Canal Towpath Marathon and Half is the second race in the series. The other events in the Series are the Cross County Trail Marathon and Half, the Eastern Panhandle Marathon and Half, the Hancock Marathon and Half, and the GAP Trestles Marathon and Half. In order, the series races take place in VA, DC, WV, MD, and PA. Run one, some, or all the Mid-Atlantic Marathon and Half Marathon Series races.