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TWO BEAR MARATHON RACE INFO - WHITEFISH, MONTANA

5K

  • Race Type

    5K (3.1 mile) 
    The Two Bear 5K is run at the same time as the full and half marathons. The race starts in the heart of Whitefish at Depot Park. Stollers may be used during the 5K.

  • RACE DATE

    Sunday, September 16, 2018

  • STARTING TIME

    7:30 a.m.
    NOTE: all races start together at 7:30 a.m.

  • Start
  • NEW LOCATION: Depot Park in Whitefish, Montana 

  • FINISH

    Depot Park in Whitefish, Montana 

  • Distance

    5K or 3.1 miles 

  • ENTRY FEE

14 and older:  

  • $25 (through August 31)
  • $30 (September 1 – September 15)
  • $35 (September 16th, race day)

Ages 6 – 13:

  • $10 (through August 31)
  • $15 (September 1 – September 15)
  • $20 (September 16th, race day)

5 and under: free

  • Registration

    Registration includes:

    • Water and Coffee provided by Traders Coffee
    • Two Bear Marathon finishers shirt
    • Medallion for all official finishers
    • Fluids, foods and sanitary facilities on the course
    • Celebration at the finish with food and drink for all runners
    • Day pass for The Wave Aqua & Fitness Center

  • Late Entry Fee

    Late registration pricing begins September 2, 2018.

  • Charity

    The Two Bear Marathon is hosted by The Wave and is supported by its many sponsors. 100% of race entry fees will be donated to The Wave Scholarship Fund.

  • THE COURSE

  • AID STATIONS

    Water and sports drink are available on the course. 

  • AWARDS

    Ceremony to begin at approximately noon at Depot Park

    • Top Female and Top Male overall
    • Other Awards presented 3 deep for both genders in 10-year age divisions

  • POST-RACE CELEBRATION

    The post-race party will be held near the finish in Depot Park in Whitefish. Participants can enjoy delicious barbecue donated by Piggyback Barbecue, as well as drinks, including beers from local breweries. The party is free to all runners participating in the marathon or half marathon and only $5 per person for friends and family.

  • PACKET PICK-UP

    Saturday, September 15
    10am – 4pm
    Wave Aquatic Center, 1250 Baker Ave, Whitefish, MT 59937

    Sunday, September 16
    6 – 7am
    Depot Park, 510 Railway St, Whitefish, MT 59937