Introducing The Las Vegas Marathon


Race history was made on December 4, 2005 when The Las Vegas Marathon became the first race to run the world famous Las Vegas Strip and through the Fremont Street Experience.

The Las Vegas Marathon will return December 7th 2008 with two major developments that speak to the appeal of the event. First, The full marathon will be capped at ten thousand participants. The half marathon will also be capped at 10,000.

Experience the rush of adrenaline on the Start line in front of Mandalay Bay when the gun goes off to Elvis' "Viva Las Vegas" and fireworks. Ideal weather and a loop course with a gradual mid-race incline followed by a downhill sprint to the finish line set the stage for exhilarating Races designed to set and break records, and shatter personal bests.

Come early for the two-day Nissan Quality of Life Marathon Expo as part of this unforgettable, fun-filled weekend. See the lights. Feel the thrills. Enjoy the action. Experience all that and more at The Las Vegas Marathon. Make 26.2 your lucky number!