Countdown to Marathon By The Sea

Marathon by the Sea

Our marathon is a sanctioned and a qualifying course for the Boston Marathon!

Race Details:

Date: Sunday, August 13th, 2017

Time: 8:00 am

(Early Start 7:00 am)

Distance: 42.2 kilometers/26.2 miles



Please be advised that while walking is allowed, the course will be closed 5 hours after the official start time of 8:00 am. Early start times can be arranged for any walkers who feel they will require more than 5 hours.


Full Marathon Registration Fee:

Early bird (before April 30th) – $70

Regular (May 1st – June 30th) – $80

Late (July 1st – August 13th)- $95

 Register Now!

All registered runners will receive a free Tech tee shirt!


Race Kit Pick-up

Pick up your race kit at the  Diamond Jubilee  Cruise Terminal, 333 Water Street, Saint John, NB. Located on the second floor

Friday, August 11th, 4:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Saturday, August 12th, 7 am – 6 pm

Sunday, August 13th, 6:45 am – 7:30 am

Turn by Turn
• start/Finish Diamond Jubilee Cruise Terminal

• Runners turn left onto Water St

• Up Water Street turning left into Market Sq. past Stage

• Runners go around Hilton turning left on Smythe St

• Follow Smythe St runners turn left into Harbour Passage

• Marathoners exit Harbour Passage at the end onto Chesley Dr.

• Runners cross Chesley Dr. and proceed up Chesley

• Across Reversing Falls Bridge onto Main St

• West on Manawagonish Rd

• Marathoner’s continue out Manawagonish

• Onto Ocean Westway (Right side)

• Onto King William till the very end

• Turning left onto Lornville Rd

• Returning on Lornville Rd back to King William Rd

• Returning back King William on opposite side

• Runners return back Manawagonish on the opposite side

• Follow Manawagonish veering right onto Fairville Boulevard

• Follow Fairville Boulevard to the end turning right onto Lancaster Ave

• Crossing over at Castle Funeral Home

• Turning left onto Prince St than left onto Riverside Dr.

• Exiting Riverside Dr. at Market Place overpass

• Runners turn left onto King St West

• Turning left into Harbour Bridge parking lot

• Onto Harbor Bridge exiting Market Square/city Centre exit

• Exiting Harbor Bridge onto Saint Patrick St

• Back to Start/Finish at Diamond Jubilee Cruise Terminal