COME JOIN US FOR THE 49TH RUNNING OF TENNESSEE'S OLDEST MARATHON - RUNNING SINCE 1972!
Smack in the middle of Memphis and Nashville right in West Tennessee you will find beautiful Jackson, Tennessee, home of the Andrew Jackson Marathon. Known as Tennessee’s Oldest Marathon, the Andrew Jackson Marathon starts and finishes in historical downtown Jackson. The course takes runners through the renovated downtown area, beside the University of Memphis Lambuth Campus Arboretum, along tree-lined residential neighborhoods and around the medical center area with challenging hills and great new landscapes. The course offers a half marathon single loop (13.1 miles) and a full marathon double loop (26.2 miles), which makes for an awesome Boston Marathon Qualifier. Come join us, stay for the weekend and see what our beautiful city has to offer.
Please note: COVID safety precautions will be implemented in compliance with Madison County Health Department recommendations. We ask that all involved with the RunAJM Jackson 2021 race adhere to all precautions as directed.
- RACE DATE: Saturday, April 3, 2021
- OPEN START TIMES: Marathon 6:45-6:55 a.m.; Half Marathon 7:00-7:10am
- AWARDS CEREMONIES: To be determined
- COURSE INFO: 6.5 Hour time limit, both courses UST&F certified
- REGISTRATION DEADLINES: Register by March 5, 2021 to be guaranteed a t-shirt. All registration closes 3/30 @11:59PM CST. Last Minute Registration Requests any time from March 31 through April 2, 2021 can be made at an additional $200.00 processing fee - no exceptions
- NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION.
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MARATHON & HALF MARATHON FEATURES
- Electronic Chip Timing
- Custom-Designed T-Shirts
- Custom-Designed RunAJM Jackson Marathon and Half Marathon Finishers Medals
- Awards for Male and Female: Overall, Masters (40+), Grand Masters (50+) and Senior Grand Masters (60+)
- Awards for 1st, 2nd, 3rd in Each Age Division (See Race Info page for age divisions)
BOSTON MARATHON QUALIFIER
When you compete in the 2021 RunAJM Jackson Marathon and meet your Boston Marathon qualifying time, RunAJM Jackson will pay your entry fee for the 2022 Boston Marathon! Share your goal with us on our Facebook page before the RunAJM race day so that we can keep track and wish you luck. Upon receiving your acceptance letter from the Boston Athletics Association, simply mail or email your info and a copy of the letter to RunAJM Jackson and we'll reimburse your 2022 Boston Marathon entry fee. OFFER IS LIMITED: This offer will only be available to the first three male and first three female runners to send in the 2022 Boston Marathon acceptance letter. Make this one of your running goals and RunAJM Jackson can help you get there!
THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR SPONSORS, VOLUNTEERS AND PARTICIPANTS WHO HELP MAKE OUR EVENT POSSIBLE!
Race Director Danny Crossett, email@example.com
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$90.00Jan 1 – Mar 30
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$65.00Jan 1 – Mar 30
- Event contact
- Danny Crossett