2014 Race Info
The 2014 event will follow an entirely new route, and it will be open to 7000 runners.
The Marathon and Half Marathon races will start and end at Naperville Central High School with the post race party at Knoch Park. Both races will wind through and showcase the city of Naperville, Illinois.
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The 2014 Naperville Marathon will be a 2016 Boston Marathon qualifying race.
This year's Naperville Marathon and Half Marathon will be held entirely within Naperville. The marathon will wind through and showcase the city of Naperville.
Each finisher in the Naperville Marathon will receive their marathon finisher's medal when they cross the finish line.
Half and full marathons will start together. The Naperville Half Marathon will run much of the same course as the marathon. The half marathon will wind through and showcase the city of Naperville.
Each finisher in the Naperville Half Marathon will receive their half marathon finisher's medal when they cross the finish line.
Both races will start together at 7:00 AM. To lessen overcrowding on the course, runners start in waves based on pace. Chip timing will help insure a congestion-free start. More info.
The Marathon and Half Marathon races will start and end on Hillside Road next to Naperville Central High School in downtown Naperville, Illinois. Post race festivities will be held in Knoch Park next to the high school.
Naperville is conveniently located close to Chicago and is easily reached from Interstate 88 or Interstate 80. It is a short drive from O'Hare and Midway airports. You can also reach Naperville by the Metra or Amtrak trains (Saturday trains and post race.)
We are pleased to announce Fairfield Inn & Suites Naperville as our host hotel. Please make your reservation here to book at the special race group rate.
1820 Abriter Court
Naperville, Illinois 60563
The Marathon and Half Marathon courses are being revisited and maps will be available soon.
- 2014 Edward Hospital Naperville Marathon Course Map
- 2014 Edward Hospital Naperville Half Marathon Course Map
"Great community support, loved that the neighborhoods came out and cheered us on!"
~ Beth P.
Click on the images below to see the course map:
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