About the Marathon Relay
Round up your family, friends, and co-workers and join in the excitement of the Eau Claire Marathon Relay Race. This race is perfect for runners who may not be ready for a solo half or full marathon. Get your team of four runners together and be ready for a day of fun competition, sharing the 26.2 miles of the full marathon. Depending on the exchange zone locations, each participant will run between 5.1 and 7.7 miles. Transportation to marathon relay exchange points is provided to all participants.
Awards will be given out in Carson Park following the race. Award categories include the fastest all-male, all-female, and coed teams.
Registration and Fees
Registration is closed for this year and opens in September 13th for the next year's race.
All entry fees are non-refundable, non-transferable, and not applicable to next year's race.
Rules of the Relay Race
Runners 11 years of age and older may participate the Eau Claire Marathon Relay Race.
Headphones are allowed during the race in accordance to rule changes by the USTAF. Participants who choose to wear headphones are expected to be aware of the changing road/race conditions as well as fellow runners.
Any runner who is felt to be posing a safety concern to other runners or themselves may be removed from the race at the discretion of the Race Directors.
Strollers, pets, and roller blades are prohibited on the course. Non-race participants will not be allowed in the runner's finish area.
The marathon relay begins at 7:30 AM in Carson Park. The Eau Claire Marathon courses are officially certified and chip-timed for accuracy. The finish line officially closes at 1:30 PM (six hours). Medals be given to all runners finishing before the clock runs out of time.
Tents will be set up within Carson Park for first aid, post-race refreshments, and massage areas. Water, GU stations, portable lavatories, and race route markers will be available along the course. View the marathon relay course map for specific tent locations.