Join us for the 38th Saskatchewan Marathon – and enjoy a course that runs along the beautiful South Saskatchewan River in Saskatchewan.
- GoodLife Fitness 10K Race
- 5K RaceMarafun program for kids
The Saskatchewan Marathon is sanctioned by Sask Athletics and is a qualifier for the Boston Marathon. Stay tuned for the 2016 sanction number.
The Saskatchewan Marathon warmly invites competitive and elite runners to apply for complimentary entry to the race. We work hard to organize the premiere running event in Saskatchewan and are developing an even more competitive component for local runners and international runners alike. A limited number of complimentary spots are open for men and women in each of the four events: marathon, half-marathon, 10K and 5K. We consider applications that meet the following athletic standards on a first come first served basis:
|International Men||2:35||International Women||2:55|
|Canadian Men||2:40||Canadian Women||3:00|
|International Men||1:05||International Women||1:17|
|Canadian Men||1:10||Canadian Women||1:20|
|International Men||31:00||International Women||36:00|
|Canadian Men||33:00||Canadian Women||38:00|
|International Men||15:00||International Women||18:00|
|Canadian Men||15:30||Canadian Women||18:30|
The deadline to receive applications is April 30, 2016 for applications. Please direct applications and/or inquiries to the Elite Athlete coordinator email@example.com. For international runners, we may be able to accommodate local billeting requests provided sufficient notice is given.
Events During Race Weekend!
Important times to note:
- Race Expo and Package Pickup – Saturday, May 28 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM at Praireland Park
- Pasta Dinner with guest speakers – Saturday, May 28 5:00 PM at Praireland Park
- Race Day – Sunday, May 29 first race starts at 7:30 AM at Diefenbaker Park (next to Prairieland Park)
Hosted by Saskatoon Road Runners Association
The Saskatoon Road Runners Association is committed to providing opportunities for its members and for the running community to develop physically and mentally by providing access to training and competition for runners of all ages and abilities. We believe that this will improve personal health and well-being through fitness and social interaction.
Charity of Choice
Meewasin is our charity of choice, When you register, consider a donation to help expand the Meewasin Trail in Saskatoon.
Boston Marathon Qualifier
The Boston Marathon is the world’s oldest annual marathon and ranks as one of the world’s most prestigious road racing events. The Boston Athletic Association manages this American classic, which is sponsored by John Hancock Financial Services. The Boston Marathon has distinguished itself as the pinnacle event within the sport of road racing by virtue of its traditions, longevity, and method of gaining entry into the race (via qualification).
Check out what time you need to be eligible for the Boston Marathon 2016.
2015 Saskatchewan Marathon photos.
2014 Saskatchewan Marathon photos.