Caribou Road Races 42KM  |  21KM

Caribou Road Races 42KM | 21KM

9.16.18 | Caribou.Maine.USA

The Northeastern Most Marathon in the US

This is USATF Course # ME17007JK which can be used as a qualifier for your favorite marathon!
Marathon
The inaugural Caribou Marathon (the most northeastern in the US) is a USATF certified (#ME17007JK ), will be on Sunday, September, 16 at 8am.  You will have the half marathoners with you until @ mile...
Half Marathon
The inaugural Caribou Half Marathon (the most northeastern in the US), will be on held on Sunday, September, 16 at 8:00 am and is a 13.1M loop that starts and finishes at the Caribou Wellness Center....
Relay Races
Full Marathon Relay The Caribou Marathon relay will follow the Full Marathon course. Distances are subject to change.  All teams will be notified if that does occur. 2-8 Runners Can Participate Marathon Relay Registration: 4 or 8...
Kids’ Marathon
The Caribou Road Races is proud to present the Caribou Kids' Marathon. THE CARIBOU KIDS' MARATHON IS FREE!!! How do you enter the 1st ever kids' marathon in Aroostook County? Register your kid (age 12...

Where is Caribou, Maine?

46.8640° N, 67.9980° W

Cross the state border on Rt 95 from NH and just keep driving all the way to the end of Rt 95 (well, one exit short….in fairness, the next exit is an off ramp that allows you to avoid the Canadian border).

Get on Rt 1….then go FURTHER north for another 45 minutes.

Welcome to Caribou, Maine

The Most Northeastern City in the US.

…and a great place to run!

Need a Coach?

Whether you are new to running and want to make sure you are doing it correctly or you are experienced and need some coaching to help you meet your goals?  Evan Graves, a Caribou local, has the experience and knowledge to help you meet your goals.

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Evan taking charge of the inaugural Caribou Marathon
Evan finishing 32nd overall at the Boston Marathon —photo credit RICK CHALMERS

Already convinced that  you want to work with Evan?….contact him @ gravespi@gmail.com  (Please leave a phone number in your message for Evan to contact you at)

Read below and sign up!  His slots are filling up fast!!

LEARN MORE about Evan and how he can help your running

Kids’ Marathon
Kids’ Marathon
Yes, a real kids' marathon!!  Click here to learn how it works and sign your child up (12 or under).....
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REGISTER ONLINE
REGISTER ONLINE
Ready to register?!  Click here for all registration details and secure your spot!
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Relay Races
Relay Races
Got 3 or 7  friends?  Even one friend will do!  Learn more about the party versions of the Caribou Races here....
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Marathon Details
Marathon Details
Learn all about the Most Northeastern Marathon in the US HERE....
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Pushrim  |  Hand Cycle Races
Pushrim | Hand Cycle Races
Your pushrim and handcycle racing details are here!!
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Half Marathon
Half Marathon
The most northeastern half marathon in the U.S.  Come check our beautiful Aroostook County by running 13.1.....
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What do I get when I sign up?

With your registration fee you get….

  • entry into the particular race (pick from 13.1, 26.2 or a relay)
  • a long sleeve shirt
  • option for a custom bib
  • a USATF certified designed by actual runners
  • professionally managed race course with fully stocked aid stations every 2 miles
  • one of our classic wooden “medals” (if you finish)
  • access to the POST RACE POTATO BAR. That is not a typo.  Well, we ARE in the county
  • the feel good knowledge that part of your registration fee goes to support the City of Caribou Community Wellness Center.  This gives a safe place for many kids in the community to hang out in after school amongst the many other programs it offers.

Race Weekend Schedule


Saturday, September 15, 2018

2-7 PM   Packet Pick Up – Rec Center @ 55 Bennett Dr.
Pick up your restaurant guide with coupons and discounts!!

Sunday, September 16, 2018

6:30 AM – 7:45 AM  Packet Pick Up – Rec Center @ 55 Bennett Dr.

7:45 AM – Hand Cycle & Push Rim Races Start

8 AM – Marathon, Half Marathon & Relays Start

8:30 AM – Kids Marathon Start.

9:30 AM – 4:30 PM  After Party / Potato Bar for Runners.

4 PM  Race Course Closes.

Awards will be announced @ 30 minutes after all winners are in.  Top 3 M/F will be announced for each race.  Top teams for relays will be announced.  All age group prizes will be at the awards table.  There will be no awards ceremony for age group prizes.  It will be the runners responsibility to check the results and pick up their award.  NO AWARDS WILL BE MAILED.

 

Register for 2018

If you are ready to register for the:

  • Caribou Marathon (42km)
  • Caribou Half Marathon (21km)
  • 2, 4 or  8 Human Relays
  • Kids’ Marathon (if you are under 12 years old)

Then Click HERE to REGISTER for the 2018 RACES