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We are celebration our 31st Anniversary this year and you do not want to miss out! Online registration will stay open through the event or until we sell out. This is no ordinary event, this is a once in a lifetime experience that guarantees a great time and some amazing perks.

Come explore our culture-rich city with live music on course and downtown concert at the finish. Running the #1 city in America will be an experience you will never forget.

Pricing & Perks

The Ascension Seton Austin Marathon, Half Marathon, and 5K brings together the local and tourism community to RUN AUSTIN, The #1 City in America. The event features a fun course through the city ending with a downtown finish line festival. Participants can celebrate within close proximity to the hottest hotels, restaurants, and shops. Austin Marathon weekend is the perfect running event for locals, visitors and families looking for an unforgettable experience.

Registration is available online until 3 p.m. Saturday, February 18th at the expo unless the event sells out. Remember, all packets must be picked up in person before Packet Pick Up closes at 5 p.m on Saturday.

Have a large group? Learn more about the perks of starting a team!

Come explore our culture-rich city with live music on course and downtown concert at the finish. Running the #1 city in America will be an experience you will never forget.

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The following are prohibited from the course:

  • pets
  • baby joggers/strollers
  • in-line skates
  • bicycles
  • any other non-official wheeled vehicles.

Contact us for rules on wheelchairs.

Each participant must pick up their own packet at the Health & Fitness Expo.

If you want to help fundraise for charity as part of your race, visit the Austin Marathon Gives program page for details.

All official finishers of the Austin Marathon, Half Marathon, and 5K will receive a finisher’s medal.

If you like to listen to music while you run, for your safety and others’, please be aware of your surroundings.

Minimum age requirements: Full marathon – 16; Half marathon – 14; 5K – 2

What if I Register and Can’t Race or Want to Change My Distance?

TRANSFER/DEFERRAL/ & REFUND POLICY

High Five Events, the producer of this event, is an operation employing many full-time staff members who work on this event year-round to ensure a fun and safe environment. Almost all of the supplies and services for the event must be purchased well in advance of the actual event date. We have worked hard to ensure there are options available while also being sure we can continue to offer the best quality event year after year. 

All transfers must be approved through High Five Events. Anyone caught attempting to sell or transfer their race entry/bib to another person will have said race entry/bib revoked, be disqualified, and removed from the race without a refund. Persons trying to participate in the event using another participant’s race entry/bib as part of a non-approved transfer will be disqualified and removed from the race without refund. 

A refund, deferral, or transfer can only be requested up to the deadline listed on the event website. Requests cannot be processed for an event that has already taken place.

The Austin Marathon Transfer/Deferral/ Refund Policy is subject to change at any time.

IMPORTANT DATES  

September 12, 2022: Deadline to request a partial refund
September 23, 2022: Deferral fee increase
December 19, 2022: Last day to request a deferral. No deferral requests received after this time will be processed.

TRANSFER TO ANOTHER PERSON 

Participants may transfer their registration to another participant of their choosing for a fee based on the distance. You will need to find the person to transfer to.

    • Marathon – $45.00
    • Half Marathon – $35.00
    • 5k – $15.00
  • The owner of the registration is responsible for finding another person to transfer to.
  • For the safety of all participants, participants may not give or sell their entry to anyone as a part of a non-approved transfer.  Transaction fees cannot be refunded.
  • Shirt size is not guaranteed for transferred registrations. 

TRANSFER TO A DIFFERENT DISTANCE

Participants may transfer to a different distance at the 2023 Austin Marathon, Half & 5K.  Not available after 3:00 PM on Saturday, February 18. The fee schedule is as follows:

    • Marathon to Half Marathon = $25.00
    • Marathon to 5K = $10.00
    • Half Marathon to 5K = $10.00
    • Half Marathon to Marathon = $25.00 transfer fee + registration price difference at the time.
    • 5K to Marathon or Half Marathon = $10.00 transfer fee + registration price difference at the time.
  • By transferring distances, you will receive the shirt, bib, and any other items associated with your new distance, not your old registration.
  • Price differences between events will not be refunded if transferring to a shorter distance.
  • Once a distance transfer has been submitted, it cannot be reversed. 
  • Shirt size is not guaranteed for transferred registrations.

TRANSFER TO THE 3M HALF MARATHON (January 22, 2023)

    • Fee  = $35.00
  • Transfers are not available after Sunday, January 15.
  • Price differences between events will not be refunded if transferring to a shorter distance.
  • Once a distance transfer has been submitted, it cannot be reversed. 
  • Shirt size is not guaranteed for transferred registrations.

TRANSFER TO VIRTUAL RACE

Participants may transfer their existing registration to the virtual distance of the race they are registered for. Requests received after 3:00 PM on Saturday, February 18 will not be processed.

Fee: $10.00 

DEFER ONE YEAR

Participants may move their 2023 Full or Half Marathon registration to next year if you choose to do so.  ONLY available for the full or half marathon distance. The fee schedule is as follows:

Deferral fee Schedule: Fee through 9/22/22  Fee Through 12/19/22
Austin Marathon $47.70 $79.50
Austin Half $41.70 $69.50

Deferrals are not available after 12/1/22
– Once a deferral is submitted, the decision is final and cannot be reversed.
– Deferrals cannot be processed after a packet has been picked up.
– 5K and Virtual registrations cannot be deferred.

REFUND

  • 50% refunds are available for the full marathon and half marathon through September 12, 2022.
  • Transaction fees cannot be refunded.
  • Transferred registrations cannot be refunded.

5K and Virtual registrations cannot be refunded or deferred.