Caribou Road Races 42KM  |  21KM

Caribou Road Races 42KM | 21KM

9.14.19 & 9.15.19 | Caribou.Maine.USA

The Northeastern Most Marathon in the US

and THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU to our sponsors volunteers (the best on the planet) and the city of Caribou public works. This was our best year ever and 2019 is already in the works.

The Caribou Marathon (the most northeastern in the US) is a USATF certified (#ME17009JK), and can be used as a Boston Qualifier.  You will have the half marathoners with you until @ mile 12.  Then...
Half Marathon
The  Caribou Half Marathon (the most northeastern in the US), will be on held on Sunday, September, 15 at 8:00 am.  It is a 13.1 mile (21 KM) loop that starts and finishes at the...
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...
Kids’ Marathon
The Caribou Road Races is proud to present the Caribou Kids' Marathon. SATURDAY, SEPT 14 4PM THE CARIBOU KIDS' MARATHON IS FREE!!! How do you enter the BEST kids' marathon in Aroostook County? Register your...

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.

e graves
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 @  (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).....
Read More
Ready to register?!  Click here for all registration details and secure your spot!
Read More
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....
Read More
Marathon Details
Marathon Details
Learn all about the Most Northeastern Marathon in the US HERE....
Read More
Pushrim  |  Hand Cycle Races
Pushrim | Hand Cycle Races
Your pushrim and handcycle racing details are here!!
Read More
Half Marathon
Half Marathon
The most northeastern half marathon in the U.S.  Come check our beautiful Aroostook County by running 13.1.....
Read More

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 beer tent.
  • 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 14, 2019

2-7 PM   Packet Pick Up – Rec Center @ 55 Bennett Dr.

4PM KIDS! Race 

4:30-7PM Spaghetti Dinner.
Pick up your restaurant guide with coupons and discounts!!

Sunday, September 15, 2019

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

9:30 AM – 4:30 PM  After Party

3 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 2019

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 2019 RACES